Monthly Archives: May 2011

God Light

Have faith even when you have no faith of things getting better. People of Japan and Haiti can sing, laugh, share in the midst of calamity. The spark of our Creator within can burn brightly through the worst of times. … Continue reading

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Rainforest News #115

Basking in the Dark Savoring the forbidden Desires increasing What is the ultimate price? ************************************* No bargaining, no pleas Eliminate all your expectations Steadfast stillness aligned with Grace It’s as close to God as you can get! ************************************* Quote of … Continue reading

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Crime

C rimanals R epent! I nstigate M iracles E volve! *************************** Submitted to Verse-in-a-Nutshell, May Challenge, Day 23: Crime http://www.verseinanutshell.wordpress.com

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Do With Care

All tasks done with care, finishing each part before commencing the next, creating harmony and balance; all work offered as a gift of love. Multitasking is a thief, stealing the joy of each, rushing, missing the details that gives life … Continue reading

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The Light of God

Surrendering is not apathy. Know that we and God are One; Nothing can rob us of this merging. Fuse with the Light of God. ************************************** Thank you for this beautiful award. I am honored to receive it along with the … Continue reading

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Sacred Sites

Throughout the world are areas of sacred energies: Indian burial grounds, Stonehenge labyrinths, places of miracles, churches, mosques, portals in nature. These sacred sites help us connect with the Divine. Those who disrespect these mystical locations trespass on our souls, … Continue reading

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Rainforest News #114

Be a coconut tree taking water from the ground and transforming it to sweetness. Use adversity to strengthen your faith, compassion and ability to love unconditionally. ********************************* Forgiveness Generous, non-judgemental Healing, forgetting, releasing Not judging eliminates the need of forgiveness … Continue reading

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Mystique

Seek a balance of transparency and mystique. Be open where truth is needed. At the same time, leave a scent of mystery when you pass. ************************************ Submitted to Verse-in-a-Nutshell, Day 22; May Challenge, Prompt: Mystique http://www.verseinanutshell.wordpress.com/

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4 X 4 Healthcare

The best healthcare program is consistent self love. Always respect your body and nurture your soul. ******************************************** Submitted to Verse-in-a-Nutshell, Day 21, May Challenge, Prompt: Healthcare http://www.verseinanutshell.wordpress.com/

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Loss

Lost job, broken marriage repossed house, death of a loved one, life’s calamidies can shake us to the core. A forest fire sweeps across, burning all in its path, leaving blackened stubs pointing accusing fingers to the sky, charred corpses, … Continue reading

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Rainforest News #113

Hugs Firm, tender Healing, comforting, reassuring Hugs exchange loving energies Happiness! ********************************* Learn more about this beautiful woman who has made a difference in the world with her famous hugs! http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2006-07-18-amma-humanitarian_x.htm ********************************* Sing Forcefully, sweetly Praying, healing, sharing Singing and … Continue reading

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Our Foundation

How firm is your foundation? Wind, water, empty wishes can sweep away your dreams built on shifting sand. Know what you want from life. Create realities based on truth. Seek guidance within to become all that you are meant to … Continue reading

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Illusion

Illusion Vaporous, imaginary Fleeting, tricking, concealing Peal away the layers of life’s illusions Reality

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4 x 4 Discernment

Don’t stick your head in the lion’s mouth, not everyone’s your friend. Listen to your intuition.

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Thank You for the Award!

Congratulations to all who participated in this as we each contribute to the wonderful spirit of encouragement and love. I am deeply touched to receive this award as it comes from my fellow poets’ support. Thank you is not enough … Continue reading

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Rainforest News #112

Thou shalt not kill except in war, defense, or to eat or thou shalt not kill the choice **************** 4×4 Time to Pray Personal time to pray Daily conversations with God Time to listen, too Enrich your life view ************************** … Continue reading

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End of a Dream

Sometimes we think a dream has failed, yet all things cycle, change is inevitable–even desirable as it provides space to grow. Be not sad–life ends, marriages, work, relationships, hopes and dreams all have their time to begin and end. Accept … Continue reading

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The Porcupine

Little man in stature Big in his anger at the world. His cluttered apartment full of his dreams of fame. His compulsive chatter drones on mixed with aggressive verbal stabs, porcupine quills of hostile words. I could not wait to … Continue reading

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Nugget of Peace

In my “heart of hearts” lies a nugget of peace. Even when chaos seems to be the order-of-the-day, I can go within and be in this space of peace. Better yet, I can bring out a supply to carry me … Continue reading

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Spinning Plates

Spinning Faster, frantic Running, shaking, worrying Life can be full of spinning plates, or not. Priorities! ***********************+ Submitted to Verse-in-a-Nutshell May Challenge, Day 19–favorite circus act http://www.verseinanutshell.wordpress.com/

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The Deal

Snake curled in spiral herb garden watching as the man pulls weeds close by. We have an agreement: they do not hurt us, we do not harm them. Man senses the snake, spots it and withdraws. When he returns, the … Continue reading

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In the Stillness

Breezes ripple tiny whitecaps; Lake and I sigh with contentment, golden carp circle, waiting for bits of bread tossed with languid delight. Slowly the warm sun renews; my energy drained in yesterday’s city madness. It is taking longer these days … Continue reading

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Disturb Me!

Disturb me, Lord, when I am complacent. Shout my name when I ignore some one’s pain. Leave me hungry when I fail to feed the poor. Let me toss and turn at night for failing to be grateful for Your … Continue reading

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Rainforest News #111

Boredom Tedious, uncreative Depressing, stifling, uninteresting Profound soul stagnation Perspective! ************************ Here I lie awake My racing mind knows no peace Quiet! God wants to speak! ************************ Humpty Dumpty soul Gather my broken pieces Use love to glue them! *********************** … Continue reading

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Power

Power Downfall, addictive Grasping, consuming, destroying Thirst for power grips many Destruction ******************* Submitted to Verse-in-a-Nutshell, Day 18–Power http://www.verseinanutshell.wordpress.com/  

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