Oh Potted Plant

Oh potted plant facing the sun, I hope to see where you grow yourself. Will you fill the space that has been given, With roots dive down to seek succor. How will your leaves unfurl, And blossoms arise? However you may do this, Whatever your process may be. I will joyfully watch your progression, And … More Oh Potted Plant

Summer Bee

Busy as one can see, Gliding between rays of light. Constant motion giving way to a dive, Leaping into a well of nectar. Dusted upon from wingtip to antennae, You trace a half lazy path back home. -M.E. InkOwl

Chalice of Green

Chalice of green placed in the sun, To guard all who may enter this space. With lions mane and earthly growth, Bid all to seek wisdom and nourishment. Remind us of what is always possible, Under the light of each day and starry night. Let brass upon this corner sing, As steps take us wandering … More Chalice of Green

Hidden Paradise

Herein we find ourselves, Upon a broken ridge of baked clay. What wastes lie behind our worn soles, Each rock and dried root has been memorized. But now between two sloping mountainsides, Is a slice of what could only be paradise. Running water drips to fill a mind with madness, And from this rushing water … More Hidden Paradise

Cerulean Sky

I wonder what is actually happening, Above our secrets so green. A cerulean jewel lies just out of reach, Wrapped on all sides by these leaves. We look up upon its deepest parts, And seldom take things in. Oh the scattering of white swirls can confound us, But what can we really comprehend with our … More Cerulean Sky


Drift with me upon this spot of calm, Before our life upends us below. A tempest rages beyond our sight, Hush just listen to the roar. Some say the time will never come, And all that we sense is false. But I know what lies beyond reach, I have been to this place before. Now … More Cascades