Merry Christmas, haiku series

This was the view from my porch at 8 am this morning... white, bright—snow light glare snowdrifts, icy frosting swirls wind swept ornaments clean snowflakes purling snow eddies carve crystal gems Yule wears winter white a Christmas snow storm presents from the universe peace, love, grace to all Merry Christmas and to all a good… Continue reading Merry Christmas, haiku series

My first German-Polish-Russian Christmas

I was born the fourth child to a German father from Kansas, and a Russian mother, who I was told was born on a boat coming to America. Apparently I was the by-product of a fabulous 35th birthday celebration that my father must have greatly enjoyed. I did the math and the numbers add up!… Continue reading My first German-Polish-Russian Christmas