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My First Book Is Now Published

Let me offer my thanks to all of my followers on this blog, and to wordpress for offering an outlet and proving ground for writers and poets to express and to learn what resonates with others. As of today my first book of poetry and photography “Gleaming Beneath the Rust and Weeds” is available for […]

Marriage – A Cinquain Poem for My Spouse

Marriage Lovely Struggle Giving, Trusting, Sharing Self Sacrificed for Another Complete

Forever Acrostic Poem – Happy Valentines Day

Forever F inding another spirit whose hand when placed in your own fits perfectly O nly happens in the lives of the lucky hopeful seekers hoping to find R oaming the world seeking that rumored missing piece of their own heart E arnest in their belief that once found they will be entwined in completeness V irtually every emotion, sense, […]

A Haiku on Love

Wrapped in silk and warmth Embracing deeply my spirit Your love fills my heart. Karen Quinn 2014

Tis Naught But Tattered Cloth

Such an over-worn tattered cloth, edges frayed, many miles hard traveled stretched and straining to carry its burdens, keeping safe and protected precious things small rips and yellowed with stains it is weary, yet refuses to be unraveled .   Such an over-used tattered cloth, silent companion, doing its job as expected unfailing and uncomplaining […]

Always, Once, No more

                                Always a part of my world, Gentle wordless creatures, of fur or feathers Unconditional and loving, ever present and near Seeking only a little affection or food, and in return, Giving more than human ever could give. Always a […]

Appreciate Moments

Complaint Feigned objection Woefully busy days Filled with necessary tasks Painfully soon they fade away Lamentation Sleepless night Racing minds query Thoughts loudly waking thinker Shockingly and suddenly comes stillness Imagining Unscheduled day Nothing needing doing Just sitting without movement Sadly those days are approaching Seeker Of silence Place without people Less meeting or discussion […]