I sit beside the fire and dream Each flame is  a creature dancing The sparks that fly are stars just born The wood cracks, new world’s opening Pow a spark flies like a shot! as I was shortly glancing The dancers leap and bow with glee Each change is more enhancing A spitting, popping, crackling choir With whooooo its chorus call and  whispers up the chimney rush as glowing cinders fall Mountains and valleys form in the ash with rivers  [ Read More ]

A Sandcastle Day at the Beach I love to go to the beach where I find lots of ways to play I look out to the sea and dream near the billowing waves all day The pelicons come in a line I laugh as they  dip and fly The tiny seabirds make a dark swirl as they  soar into the sky I take my bucket and shovel to dig into the sand I build a sandcastle with towers shaping them  [ Read More ]