Readers over the years seem to especially like these poems. This is the first post in a new series. We began Poems From Oostburg, Wisconsin in December 2009. I review my archives often.
You are welcome to reprint my poems with proper credit. Ideas are a bulletin board in a classroom, library, hospital, nursing home, etc. Thank you!
leaves of bleeding hearts
so do broken hearts mend
so does grief heal
Published by Bell’s Letters Poet, SMILE, and WestWard Quarterly.
turning the vase
Published by Bell’s Letters Poet.
H ard work
A nd hope
R ealized, and
V ery grateful
E ternally, with
T o sing
They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.
He that goeth forth and weepeth,
bearing precious seed,
shall doubtless come again with rejoicing,
bringing his sheaves with him.
Psalm 126: 5-6 (KJV)
Ellen Grace Olinger