NATURE POEMS: “THE RAIN” by William H. Davies

The Rain I hear leaves drinking rain; I hear rich leaves on top Giving the poor beneath Drop after drop; ’Tis a sweet noise to hear These green leaves drinking near. And when the Sun comes out, After this Rain shall stop, A wondrous Light will fill Each dark, round drop; I hope the Sun…

POEMS: “April Piece” — by Armchair Zen (re-blogged)

Armchair Zen Noni among the flowers   April Piece   Such newfound joy I behold each year When April’s song bends my ear. The robins’ whistle by the fence, The gobble of the turkey thence. The warblers chatter, the swallows dart In living, breathing, springing art. From Earth rises all manner of things, As if…

POEMS: “Sometimes” (coping with worries, from an older post)

“Sometimes”  Sometimes when things turn upside down And inside out and look dark brown, I rush outdoors and gaze into The topless sky’s eternal blue, So calm and cool, so still and deep, With soft contented clouds like sheep. I shade my eyes and stare and stare, Then go back in the house, and there,…

POEMS: “No more longing”

Yesterday I sat beside
a pristine mountain lake
where sky and pines and water
lost their names in Seeing,
where Listening became
a single bird-song, wind song,

HAIKU NATURE POEMS: “Peace in Nature” (“Paz en la naturaleza”)

  “Peace in Nature”   Solace, comfort, and peace, Nature brings to me: a mother’s loving embrace! Amira Painting credits: “Mother Earth” by Ronnie Biccard “Paz en la naturaleza”   Solaz, consuelo y paz, La naturaleza me trae: el abrazo amoroso de una madre!   Amira