Woodland Melody (POEM)

Woodland Melody (POEM) Oh how woodland sounds They pull at my soul. I walk in these woods And my spirit takes hold. Bird songs like lullabies, Drifting through pines. They filter out restlessness, Uncluttering my mind. Damp and cool breezes Sweeping down from the sky, They infultrate my pores And flush out my eyes. I…

The History Of The Scarecrow ~ Rural Legends And Folklore And The Scarecrow (POEM)

The scarecrow is a historical feature of American tradition that stands steady as time waxes on – even as Americans move from farm and field to cities and urban centers. Truly, the scarecrow is rooted in the rural life style.  Hay stuffed scarecrows grace pumpkin patches, corn fields and many agri-tourism destinations across rural America…