Contact Us      
         Join today or login
You are using an outdated version. Writing will not be shown properly in many cases. Click here to use the current version.


New Here?
Sign Up
Fast! Three Questions.

Already a member?


5-7-5 Poetry Contest
Deadline: In 2 Days

Free Verse Poetry Contest
Deadline: In 3 Days

Horror Writing Contest
Deadline: In 5 Days

Four Line Poem
Deadline: Jan 25th

20 Line Poem
Deadline: Jan 27th


Poet: None
Author: None
Novel: None
Votes: None

'Haiku & Nature Poems' ~ #18-257-B
 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: February 24, 2017      Views: 564
 ...10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22... 

Print It
Print It
Save to Bookcase
View Reviews
Rate This
Make Reader Pick
Promote This


My new photo is a "selfie" and my name is Marilyn D.F. Boire, under the pen name of BeasPeas (after my mother, named Bea, who also wrote). I'm an artist and writer who loves to sing. My art is contemporary. Although I like to paint in oils and wa - more...

Portfolio | Become A Fan
This work has reached the exceptional level

Chapter 18 of the book Haiku and Nature Poems ~ 2012-2017
A nature poem.
"Woodland Sentinels" by BeasPeas

Springtime faith holds sway,
lifting spirits high,
warmth still far away.

But snow's stormy awe,
breathes its final breath.
Winter's last hurrah.

Ghostly silence mimes
woodland sentinels,
guarding, one more time.

Mute and colorless,
trees stand motionless.

Marilyn D.F. Boire ~ February 24, 2017
'Haiku and Nature Poems'



The book continues with Vapor. We will provide a link to it when you review this below.

Author Notes
Living in Wisconsin, I awoke to snow this morning after a week that promised springtime. These are the woodland sentinels in my backyard. Thank you for reading my poetry.

Image: 'Woodland Sentinels' ~ February 2017 ~ by Marilyn D.F. Boire.
Pays one point and 2 member cents.

Share or Bookmark
Print It Print It Save to Bookcase View Reviews Make Reader Pick Promote This
© Copyright 2016. BeasPeas All rights reserved. Registered copyright with FanStory.
BeasPeas has granted, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.

You need to login or register to write reviews.

It's quick! We only ask four questions to new members.

Interested in posting your own writing online? Click here to find out more.

Write a story or poem and submit your work to receive reviews on your writing. Publish short stories on our book writing site and enter the monthly contests. Guaranteed reviews for everything you write and you will be ranked. Information.

  Contact Us

© 2016, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Terms under which this service is provided to you. Privacy Statement