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Graced (Tanka)

by Maureen Glaude

Being graced by
the start
of hummingbirds at the feeder
or the flow of a fine, fresh poem —


Posted on 08/30/2006
Copyright © 2021 Maureen Glaude

Member Comments on this Poem
Posted by Charlie Morgan on 08/30/06 at 03:02 PM

...maureen, this is delicious...love the mary oliver transposition of elements...peace, chaz

Posted by Christel Crews on 08/31/06 at 12:25 AM

so beautiful, again! another incredible piece!! i'm so impressed! i just love short poems because they can really pack a punch :)

Posted by A. Paige White on 08/31/06 at 01:20 AM

WOW. This is awesome. My pick for POTD. I've read some other fantastic ones too, but the simplicity of the way you stated something I feel as well, snagged it. Awesome. Simply awesome.

Posted by Chris Sorrenti on 09/01/06 at 02:46 PM

Thank goodness for small miracles such as these, making life worth living.

Posted by David R Spellman on 09/02/06 at 02:27 PM

A really fine capture of some of life's simple and small miracles. We are blessed to be able to take joy in such things as these. ---> Favs

Posted by Quentin S Clingerman on 09/03/06 at 01:19 AM

The miraculous in the common indeed! You've said it succinctly and beautifully.

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