I recently read this poem on another blog and wanted to share it here.
by Johnny Ray Ryder Jr.
A mighty wind blew day and night,
It stole the oaktree's...
nirvana: a lonely rope swing hanging from a branch of the largest oaktree. The meadow is now one....
Its trunk is thicker than any oaktree I’ve seen in the valley, with twisting and curving branches...
Oak wilt and Oak declineby
through the ranch I was both amazed and saddened by the huge live oaks that were on the ranch. Although there are hundreds of acres of beautiful big live oaks there were also an equal amount of dead and dying oaks as well...
Raining Acorns and Squiddles!by
There’s an OakTree in my back yard where I have a small deck and an equally small wooden table... from the sky! Or so it would seem? Oaks are rather tall so these are like wee bullets (or missiles?) and I’m...