last week in May

last week in May
reading in my study
with an open window
birds sing in the yard

Journal Poem
May 26, 2019

from my archives:

ancient lilacs
cover the graves
Memorial Day

Published in SMILE (edited/published by Joyce M. Johnson); and Humoresque (for the United Amateur Press Association of America, edited/published by Jean Calkins). Reprinted here in May 2010.

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Ellen Grace Olinger