Tag Archives: Summer

My Award-Winning Vacation

Some might call it work, but I used five of my vacation days to prepare for and attend this conference. It didn’t feel like work at all, even though I spent most of it inside on my favorite type of … Continue reading

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Traeger Season

Traeger season. My favorite time of year. An entire meal cooked out on the deck either directly on the grill or in aluminum packets makes for quick easy clean-up. The scent of mesquite pellets wafts about the deck. I peel russet … Continue reading

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For the Love of Summer

Love keeps no record of wrongs To me summer means love with its hot sunny days and plants blooming everywhere Do you suppose summer keeps a record of winter’s wrongs its harsh cold blizzard blasts freezing rains and icy winds … Continue reading

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All Good Vacations Must End

It’s Haibun Monday at dVerse Poets Pub and Toni is calling for a haibun about everyday things with a true haiku at the end. I did my best. We’ll see what she thinks. This haibun is looking forward to later … Continue reading

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Ode to Lantana

I adore lovely lantana Growing in my garden bright Yellow, pink, orange, and red with accents of lobelia The summer sun beats down hot From a sky blue like Montana But lantana stands strong and tall sparkling like the galleria … Continue reading

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April Showers Bring May Flowers

The skies are gray But not ominous Bring life-giving rain The promise of Colorful blooms Greens of summer Sunny days ahead

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Seasons

My favorite thing about this season called spring is that it means soon summer and June will surely arrive when I most thrive But as for this pollen that has everywhere fallen I could easily skip the post-nasal drip the … Continue reading

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