The Shed Notebook: National Poetry Month: Ending With William Stafford

I have enjoyed celebrating National Poetry Month by revisiting favorite poems, finding new poems, and sharing my love for poetry on the b...

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The Shed Notebook: National Poetry Month: "Why We Write"

My sister first introduced me to Julia Cameron many years ago. I have been inspired by many of her books, and practiced her writing techn...

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The Shed Notebook: National Poetry Month: " An Afternoon In The Stacks"

I think the best way to spend an afternoon is in the stacks. An Afternoon In The Stacks  by Mary Oliver Closing the book, I find I ...

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The Shed Notebook: National Poetry Month: Vintage Judith Viorst

Judith Viorst's poetry has resonated with me since I first read "If I Were In Charge of the World and other worries" which...

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The Shed Notebook: National Poetry Month: "i am a little church"

At peace with nature, always i am a little church by e. e. cummings i am a little church(no great cathedral)  – i do not worry if...

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The Shed Notebook: National Poetry Month: Daffodils

As I took a walk through our gardens today I was reminded how much I love daffodils. They are the brightest and hardiest sign of spri...

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The Shed Notebook: National Poetry Month: Hope

I always hold on to hope. Hope          It hovers in dark corners before the lights are turned on,   it shakes sleep from its eyes  ...

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