Nature

Fern Hollow by Sara Wright

I awaken to the common yellowthroat warbler’s song. A light breeze wafts through the open window intensifying the scent of wild honeysuckle. Phoebe chimes in followed by Ovenbird, another warbler. Mama phoebe takes flight from her nest as I open… Read More ›

Wildflower Wonder by Sara Wright

Ephemeral Emergence  Arbutus trumpets    seduce bumblebees  three lobed trillium wings streak rose shining stars pearling forest floors wild oats bow bluebead swords  unfurl wild lily leaves clasp palms in prayer stained glass hemlock sky  filters light  fragrant needles fracture… Read More ›

Starflower by Sara Wright

Snow tide recedes,  shrinking waves  expose papery oak leaves, thick tree roots, pine needles, fallen lichens, rich humus in the making… Mycelial networks   curl tips and tendrils embrace decay.

Vigil by Sara Wright

The third daydawns under a cloud. Mourning dovesspread their wingsacross leaden skies.I am walking on air.Two restlessnights – a hugetruck in the yard –Blocked,my stomach lurches.I read Tributes in a daze.Fierce Little FlowerWarrior Womanfights a torrent of waves.She is bridging raging watersforging a New… Read More ›