Preparation

People are beginning to feel hassled and frantic, shopping, baking, decorating … this is when I have to remember to take time to just be …

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PREPARATION                                          IMG_4769

mail cards                                                      
decorate the tree
wrap gifts

sweep the stable
dust the manger
lay fresh straw

then wait …
wait …
for the Birth Day

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News Flash!     My father’s poetry, originally published in 1945, has just been re-issued by Flagon Press, U.K., under the title ‘Flowers in the Minefield’, James Crowden the editor and researcher. Check out my book page for ‘A Summer Father’ for more information.
A Summer Father … poems as deceptively simple and cunning as a sniper’s bullet. This book is a Remembrance Day poppy. Dave Margoshes   

About Joanna M. Weston

Born in England, she lives in British Columbia. She is married with three sons, Joanna has an MA from the University of British Columbia. She has published in numerous anthologies and in magazines in Canada, the US, UK, and New Zealand, such as Canadian Women's Studies, Convolvus, Endless Mountains Review, Grain, Green's Magazine, Prairie Fire, Spin, Wascana Review, CBC Gallery, and many more...
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