ancient lilacs

ancient lilacs
cover the graves
Memorial Day

Photo by Irina Iriser on

My poem was previously published in SMILE; and Humoresque (for the United Amateur Press Association of America, edited/published by Jean Calkins).

seasons repeat

seasons repeat
we tell the stories
we are given

Ellen Grace Olinger
Mayfly, 58, Winter 2015

Lake Michigan – November 6, 2017