The Life Category contains more poems than any of the others. Once could easily argue that every poem in the other categories technically belong in this one. However, I have chosen to add other categories. The rationale will be obvious when you read their poems' content.

In most cases click on the link to take you to the page. Scroll down to the intended poem. There are a few poems that a separate click is required. They will be obvious by the unique link.


Peace Series

Nature and Things Series II (Series I is in the Archive Section)
  • Castles
  • The Passage
  • Why? Why?
  • Rock-a-bye
  • A Chance for Peace
  • A Bee
  • My Christmas Carol
  • The Elder
  • The Congregationalist
  • Winter Confection
  • A Holy Word
  • November Invitation
  • Wasted Energy
  • Summer Lanterns
  • Turn a Blind Eye
  • Snowy Day
  • Repatriated
  • April in Ohio
  • Transport Tubes
  • Friday the 13th
  • Death of a Soldier
  • The Last
  • Arriving
  • The Tale of Two Sisters
  • Spring
  • Billy Budd
  • Kyaking on Clear Waters
  • The Trail Bench

Schnormeir Gardens

  • Call Center
  • What is Life?
  • Storytelling
  • Thoughts on a Birthday Eve
  • Never Satisfied
Ohio - Lake Erie & Fredericktown
  • What are we missing?
  • A Cool August Day
  • The Golden Age
  • The Village that Cares
  • The Unstill of the Night
  • Emptying the Printer Overflow Tank
  • A Poem to A Graduate
  • Lesson from Biking
  • The Oregon Trail
  • Driven
  • A Toast on the 21st
  • The Day of the Chipmunk
  • To the College Graduate
  • Brevity
  • To Craig and Nicole on their Wedding Day
  • Plans Change
Observation Series (On this page there are also links to the series.)
And More...Series 2
  • A Lesson from the Sea
  • Simplicity
  • Nature's Cathedral
  • Jewels of Time
  • Serenity
  • Thank you, Internet
  • Late August Ride
Requires a second click: A Coin, Unfettered, and We are one
  • Fall Ride
Requires a second click: A New Year's Prayer, Snowy Day, Peace,
  • The Kindle
where art thou?, and Brevity Additional Observations: The Roads Traveled, Come Out, & Waiting
  Additional Observations: Let Go 2, Life Bits, Peace, where art thou?
Reminiscence Series  
  • Lakeside Redux
  • A Fall Buggy Ride
  • My Yoga Retreat
  • Bonded
  • A Yoga Conversation
  • The Modern Poem
  • Visit Me
  • Nova Scotia Interlude
V & M Restaurant
  • V & M Restaurant
  • A Night
  • One Spring Morning
  • A Journey to X-ray
  • A Spring Ride
  • Drink Up
  • Contrasts
  • Thoughts while sitting
  • Where's Jim
  • Please Answer
  • Synthesize
  • Treatment Room
  • V & M Breakfast
  • Modesty Gone
  • Return
  • Hazel
Pandemic Series (Jn. 2020-May 2021 - Most of the 24 poems upbeat.)
  • Gift
  • Wet
  • Snail's Pace
  • Clare