ancient lilacs

ancient lilacs
cover the graves
Memorial Day

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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

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Ellen Grace Olinger
Mayfly, 58, Winter 2015

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Lake Michigan – November 6, 2017

days grow shorter

days grow shorter
gentle turning
of windmills

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Ellen Grace Olinger