Category Archives: magic

Thinning Veils Between the Worlds

Hallowed Night On Halloween the veil thins to make ready for visitors. I find the linen tablecloth,  place lit candles inside carved pumpkins, set a basket of green apples  from the gnarled tree that stands in front of the house. … Continue reading

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Creeping toward July

https://oklahomapaganquarterly.com/ Appreciation to Oklahoma Pagan Quarterly who feature my poem in this new summer issue of the magazine. I just received it the mail and it looks like good reading. In the past week I’ve passed female deer on the road about … Continue reading

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Thanks to Nichts.co.uk for publishing essay

Published today at  https://nichts.co.uk/portfolio/in-the-shadow-of-grace/ https://nichts.co.uk/portfolio/in-the-shadow-of-grace/ This international journal based in Germany has a great design and focuses on our environment.  Please take a look. Elaine  

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Burrow into November

Field, forest, and sea sink into longer times of darkness. By late afternoon the sun sends thin slits of light through branches. There is hoar frost each morning. Snakes, worms, bears and frogs all burrow in deeper, as I do … Continue reading

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Two new poems published Today

at https://poppyroadreview.blogspot.com Go take a look !  and scroll down for an opportunity to  have a free e chapbook sent to you of the Heart is a Nursery for Hope.  While I’m here, I’ll share that this is a close up of … Continue reading

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Magic

Magic Now, where would I begin this story?  Is magic as natural as the air that surrounds us? Does it flow through the world like water flowing, falling from clouds, and moving with the tides and moon?  The old ways … Continue reading

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