Poem: I am a Poet

When I teach poetry, I love to give this assignment. The title, “I am a Poet”. I’ve written several of these. Here’s one… My galoshes are words My

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Poem: Heavy Rain …a Haiku

The heavy rain falls Washing away pettiness Floods our homes with love — About the poem: Heavy flooding near my city today is affecting friends and my Colorado

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Poem: Walk Anyway

Even though It’s dark And it’s raining I’m not gonna Sit home Antsy and stiff And uneasy I’m gonna go out And walk In the dark In the

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Poem: Crying in the Rain …a Haiku

Umbrella dripping You’d have to get close to see Crying in the rain .. About the poem: When I’m sad, I’m usually just tired, cranky or ungrateful. But,

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Poem: Only Rainy – NaPoWriMo 24 Take a walk with me in the rain

The day looked miserably cold and rainy But, being spring, it was only rainy The warmth of yesterday lingered The cherry blossoms had fallen And dried up on

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Rain Day in Riyadh

Rain Day – Elementary Schools Close due to Flooding Tuesday 29-Nov We were surprised when we got to school Tuesday to find that only a handful of students

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