Providence…and Hurricane Matthew

I’ve felt this fear before. It’s hard to tell if it is the fear of the people, or the voice of my soul forewarning of impending disaster. The force of the storm grows in intensity and the level of fear rises right along with it. Cars stacked along the highway waiting for pumps… that no […]

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I Can’t Believe I AM Five Years Old!

Author unknown, Art (c) LorrieBowden.com I have heard this poem for as long as I can remember. The Momma used to recite it, whenever someone or something turned 5 years old.  She memorized the poem from a birthday card that she received when she turned 5.  When I thought about this post, of course it […]

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Who Am I?

I have been many things, held many jobs, answered many questions, and asked a million or two. I have felt many feelings, and tried not to feel, made myself numb in ways I care to forget! But through it all, every step of the journey, there has been a constant thread, one discerning element that […]

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I Feel the Need to Create!!!

  I feel the need to create! A wave so strong my every waking moment recognizes and understands the capabilities that lie within. My hands and heart and mind and soul are connected. Connected in Peace to the one eternal flame the very thing that we came from the thing we all go back to […]

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Haiku 9/18/15 ~ Judgment

The big thing I learned If it exists inside me I see it elsewhere ~ Blessitude! Lorrie ❤ 9/18/15   I have been going through a very accelerated growth of late.  I am sure it has a lot to do with the passing of Dr. Wayne Dyer.  I was supposed to meet him tonight.  Instead, […]

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I Remember…An Odyssey ~ Forgiveness

This is a series of poems that follow a very deep healing experience.  I put a disclaimer here to say that it deals with child sexual abuse and while I hope it affords healing, I beg you to proceed only if you are in a place of safety and can handle it. Unfortunately, I cannot […]

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The Long Night & Haiku ~ 12/16/14

                  I stayed awake all night a few ago…No…I wasn’t reliving my teens pulling an all-nighter, partying, having fun.  I stayed awake all night, crying, and praying, and writing. I am at a place in my life that intellectually I knew would arrive, but emotionally I never wanted […]

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