Photo of Monon Trail (allthingscarmel.com)‘Between the Trees, Along the Path – Monon Trail, Carmel IN’ by Rosaleen Crowley The Society February 8, 2018 Beauty, Culture, Poetry Between the trees, along the path I hear the woodpecker tap tap tap. Beneath the bridge, cyclists roll through Pedaling and laughing two by two. Friends holding hands, walkers with dogs, A spring in their step, the jogger jogs, On and on with strolling feet Hoping I’ll find some friends to greet. A nod, a smile, a wave motion Leads to a silent reflection. Energy lost and now gained I’m so glad it hasn’t rained. Rosaleen Crowley is a poet, artist and educator who was in born in Cork, Ireland and graduated from University College Cork. She first moved from Ireland to the South of England and then to the North of England where she taught Speech and Drama before she relocated to Carmel, Indiana, USA. Rosaleen’s “Point of Connection”, a paintings and poetry, hardcover book was first published in Ireland by Bradshaw Books. Now available through Roscro and Co, LLC, Carmel IN. Rosaleen co- founded Carmel Creative Writers, Inc a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in 2017. Views expressed by individual poets and writers on this website and by commenters do not represent the views of the entire Society. The comments section on regular posts is meant to be a place for civil and fruitful discussion. Pseudonyms are discouraged. The individual poet or writer featured in a post has the ability to remove any or all comments by emailing submissions@ classicalpoets.org with the details and under the subject title “Remove Comment.” Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.