Blue Skies and Beyond

close up shot of a black chick

A bird in the nest wants for nothing

til a breeze buoys her feathered wings-

blue skies and beyond, deep desiring

her note in the larks’ morning song.

Jenny Larks

Jenny Snarski – writing creatively as Jenny Larks – is a writer, wife, mother of four and writer living in Northwest Wisconsin. She has lived a life of much discovery, discernment and detours with a perceptive faith and courageous hope. She has written for the Diocese of Superior’s Catholic Herald since 2017 and recently re-engaged with her passion for poetry as art of and for daily life. In Spring 2023, Jenny had her first two poems selected for publication by Wingless Dreamer. Discover more at