Category Archives: Ellen Grace Olinger

Free Verse by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA)

not always sure and yet I know by Ellen Grace Olinger not always sureand yet I knowin winterhow gardenswill grow in timefrom frozen earthto snowdropslilies and goldenrod not always surewhen one flowerleaves the stageand another beginsI look up from a … Continue reading

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Poem by Ellen Grace Olinger

new green leaveson trees that knew the colorsof dramatic autumn in silence sometimesand in small ways new dreams grow   by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) https://ellenolinger.wordpress.com/  

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Daily Haiku: May 9, 2021–2 Haiku

standing in the middle of now here   by Peter Newton (USA) Haiku in English: The First Hundred Years, 2013 sorrow on Mother’s Day . . . in my garden I watch the butterfly by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA)

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Micro-poem by Ellen Grace Olinger

tiny leaves on trees no prayer in my heart too small for God   by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) https://ellenolinger.wordpress.com  

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Special Poem by Ellen Grace Olinger

prayer plantawakening so quiet I listen   by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA)Hummingbird,  2001

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 16, 2021

sunrise . . .some waterfor the chrysanthemum       by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) Hedgerow, #133, Autumn 2020  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 10, 2021

Sunday silenceraindrop in sunon a leaf   by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA)                                                        https://ellengraceolinger.wordpress.com/

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 10, 2020

peaceful morning a prayer from childhood still with me       by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) Bundled Wildflowers Haiku Society of America 2020 Members’ Anthology  

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Tanka by Ellen Grace Olinger

Tanka wearing my old sweater worn thin Queen Anne’s lace along country roads by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) https://largeprintpoems.com/

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Tanka by Ellen Grace Olinger

readingin a sunny cornerof the houseI can beany age by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) First published: WestWard Quarterly, Winter 2016 (Edited for this blog) https://largeprintpoems.com/

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