The Things I Take For Granted

His eyes lit up like a child on Christmas morning. Better than any wrapped present under a tree, the rolling ocean, on a gray day, looked thirteen shades of green against a back drop of deep purple clouds full of rain. * He was not child, perhaps a man in middle age and his excitement […]

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Have I Been Wrong?

Can it be that I have had it all wrong? Is it possible that the damaged soul I have been trying to HEAL Is not so damaged after all?   Perhaps it bends and flows with the life force I feed it   Maybe it adjusts illumination depending on how much light I allow in […]

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Two Hands ~ Limitless Minds

A collaboration with Harlon Davey at http://apatientvoice.com If I asked you to believe Would you take my hand And hold on tight And let your mind be free?   If I asked you if you were certain That you would stay with me While we traveled through our minds and spirits Would you still feel […]

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This Tiny Moment of Non-Intrusion

In this space this tiny moment of non-intrusion I AM connected connected to the power of the Divine the power of Creation the seed that is planted In each and every one of us the seed that connects us not only to creation but to each other this space this tiny moment of non-intrusion allows […]

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I Remember…An Odyssey ~ Emancipation

This post is a part of a series of writings during a time of deep healing and transformation.  The following are links to the other writings in the series in chronological order:  Introduction & Haiku, The Funny Thing About Truth, The Journey To…, He Said I Have Anger, The Long Sleepless Night, Broken Arrow, Safe, […]

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Connected in Silence

I’m not sure I have ever heard that kind of silence before I stood and I looked over God’s creations And I felt love the purest kind of love And the sounds of NOTHING entered my ears And it reached into my soul And it pulled on strings that were attached to my heart And […]

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Morning in the Canyon

Morning’s first light so crisp…so cool rays like fingers reach over the mountain cottontails scamper the only movement observed except for what moves in your heart Quiet stillness Yes…this is what I was craving though I had no idea Put me in a place that makes me shut down the noise makes me turn inward no […]

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Reverie

In that space all by yourself I try to reach your hand Left alone to ponder life Locked away Isolation In a small room With a small doorway You cry And your tears hit the ground One by one They splash into the pond Created by the depths of your despair I call out your […]

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What Now? ~ Happy New Year

So it’s all up to me? The things I think The energy I impart to the world It’s a choice           To see love or fear           Darkness or light  Hope and joy or despair? IT HARDLY SEEMS FAIR… That I didn’t realize this sooner That I spent the better part of half a century […]

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We Never Stand Alone

And sometimes all we can do is have Faith Faith that what is happening will bring us to the place that we are supposed to be Faith that no matter how much it hurts now there was a reason Faith that after the sun sets it will rise again tomorrow And… We never really stand alone […]

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