truth, poetry, NaPoWriMo

Truth Time

Truth Time Face the fear bless the pain hug the anger kiss the sadness journey to the light ~ Image source; Honesty and transparency make you vulnerable. Be honest and transparent anyway. - Mother Theresa I’ve been feeling blocked by continually expressing only the love and light aspects of myself. I’ve come to a place in…

Pale Blue Dot- poem

Pale Blue Dot

Pale Blue Dot Our precious life on this blue dot You give abundance and ask naught How shall we escape The cycle of rape Sad I gape It is hot ~ This poem is called a clogyrnach, a Welsch ode with 6 lines, 885533 syllables and rhyme structure of aabbba. The lovely video below inspired me to…

free books, Awesome Stories

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This week’s Awesome Stories bring you free books, miles of smiles, solar success and schools in the cloud. Concord Free Press Concord Free Press encourages generosity with every book they publish. Founder, Stona Fitch, had a simple idea to publish and distribute quality books for free along with a simple request to make a donation of their choice. So…

life as poetry, NaPoWriMo

Living Poetry

Living Poetry my first dance awkward glance fumbling, stepping on toes blushing, my face glows hesitantly learning to trust relax, spin and thrust flowing with the music of life letting go of struggle, pain and strife is god moving me or am I moving thee who cares, I dance with glee

National Poetry Month, Love

Love- Cinquain Style

Love Love Juicy sweet Being, flowing, merging Inspiring wild dervish dance Replete ~ Today’s offering is a cinquain: a 5 line poem with the following syllable pattern; 2-4-6-8-2. I used the American Didactic form based on the guidelines.

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Duck Soup

Duck Soup ducks serving souls Laura-Kay and her ducks have been serving the homeless around Vancouver for over 30 years. If you want to learn more, read this article in the Daily Good. Thanks to Ihsan and Kirsten for the poetry form ideas. Today’s poem is a brevette with three lines consisting of a noun,…

love, haiku,

Open Heart

Get your pencils ready. NaPoWriMo, or National Poetry Writing Month, is here. WordPress is celebrating poetry during April with a call to write a poem a day for the whole month. I’m going to play along with maybe a poem or two a week. Here’s my first attempt at a Haiku. Be gentle please! Open Heart…

cob homes- Awesome Stories 1.64

Awesome Stories 1.64

This week Amazing Stories brings you grace, beauty, airships, passion, creative healing and communion with nature. Amazing Grace To me, Keshia Thomas was and is an everyday hero. She walks the talk of kindness and compassion. She made headlines as a teenager, during a KKK rally in Ann Arbor Michigan. Things started to get out…

Returning to Love

Returning to Love

Do you want more love in your life? To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness. ~ Robert Muller Here are 5 great practices for returning to love. On a spiritual level, we already are love, so we don’t really need to return. But we…