LAKE DISTRICTíS DRY STONE WALLS
Under a heather sky as morning breaks,
Here stone age farmers, Celts and Norse
Like the sorcerers of Hadrianís Wall,
They tell us tales of those who built stone walls
Carol Leavitt Altieri
Carol Leavitt Altieri, 73, of Madison, Connecticut, is a retired teacher of literature and environmental studies. In 2010 she was preparing her fourth book for publication under the title Still Brooding on a Strong Branch. She has received numerous awards for her poetry. Carol enjoys her grandchildren, hiking, birding, photography, traveling, natural history, poetry and creative non-fiction. Her sign is Scorpio.