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Poetry Review: “Easter, 1916” by William Butler Yeats

New! #poetry Review: “Easter, 1916” by William Butler Yeats

Old books with poetry for Easter

Old Poetry about Easter. Photo Source: By Tom Murphy VII (Own work) [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html), CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/) or CC-BY-SA-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons

Hello there, Easter parfait peeps! How are you? I hope you are settling in for a wonderful weekend ahead!

With Easter coming our way,…

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A Poem: She Awakens

New! A Poem: She Awakens

Poem of Reaching above

Photo Source: JD Hancock, CC BY 2.0, via Flickr

Hello, my friends! Are you enjoying the day? Over here in Victoria, BC, it is sunny and really feeling like spring. I am thankful for the sunshine and for the new day. Here is the newest poem, “She Awakens.”

She Awakens

She sits up in bed, then bolts up –
To stand on the cherry wood floor and
Lifts the heels of her bare feet as
She reaches her hands…

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National Poetry Month: How These 5 Poets Stand Out

Poetry Celebration with 5 Poets

Photo Source: Steve A Johnson, CC BY 2.0, via Flickr

Hello national poetry month! Hello new day. Hello new time to express my adoration for fellow poets. To celebrate the legendary month, I am sharing 5 poets who stand out for me from other writers. I visit their sites regularly and urge you to connect with them too. Let’s go!

The Boi Poet Jeremy Farmer at The Boi Poet

Print screen of The Boi Poet

First up, we have The Boi…

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‘Alice in Wonderland’ updated: See how the book inspired others

Alice in Wonderland gets illustrated

Alice is having a tea party. Photo Source: John Tenniel [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

 

“Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” a title often shortened to “Alice in Wonderland,” written by Lewis Carroll, has inspired many writers and other artists over the years. I fondly remember the book as it was one of my favorites as a girl. I thought I would peek “through the looking glass” to see what…

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