Monthly Archives: June 2011

Healing Words

Some words have the magic to heal: “I ‘m sorry, please forgive me, I love you,” are the salve to heal all wounds. Apply them regularly with sincerity and a big hug!

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments

“H” is for…

“H” for honesty Always keep your commitments I say and I do. “H” is for our health Our bodies are priceless jewels Treat with utmost care. “H” for happiness We can choose to be happy Change your attitude.

Posted in Alphabet Poems | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Rainforest News #144

Pancakes look so good Eat with syrup and delight But mine sit like rocks! ******************************** Say “please” and “thank-you” Use good manners every day Our mothers were right! ******************************* Are you romantic? Chivalry need not be dead. Love in little … Continue reading

Posted in Rainforest News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Messenger

I turn and there she is, lying where I had been working only moments before. Her diamond-back glistening in the sun, her tongue stabbing the air; she watches me with languid eyes. She is a young snake, hardly four feet … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Be in Prayer

Prayer is a way of being. When we connect with the Divine, we are in prayer. Go within and open any time, anywhere. Prayer is a way of being. Be in a state of prayer in all that you do. … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | 27 Comments

Blessings

Blessing Please enjoy this new composition by Sara from Music by the Heart. As I listened to her play her fabulous keyboard, this poem arrived and I hope you enjoy it. You may download this MP3 file for your enjoyment … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

The Journey of Courage

Courage comes in each tiny moment; each step that we take when we feel we want to give up. Perhaps courage begins as a low rumble hardly more than a hum emanating from our core, building in step-by-step increments as … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Rainforest News #143

Lost Can’t find Glasses, phone, keys I just had them Now they’re gone Here they are In my Hand! ********************** Sore throat, can’t speak Silence is the best cure For more than my throat! ********************* Give everything away But keep … Continue reading

Posted in Rainforest News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Faded Memories Need Not Be!

A little girl asks, “Mommy, who is this lady? “Oh, I don’t know; these are just some old pictures!” (Faded Memory, by Pat) “But no, Mommy, I know this lady! It’s me when I wasn’t yet this me, But was … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

“G” is for…

“G” is for gratitude Counting bad as well as good All helps us to grow. “G” is for giving The gift is for the giver Make every day Christmas! “G” must be for God Creator of everything Pure Love Energy! … Continue reading

Posted in Alphabet Poems | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Happy Tappy!

ZAP-MP3 When I heard this wonderfully happy music created and played by Sara, from Music From the Heart, I had to grab a pen and jot down what I was feeling. Please feel free to download this file for your … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Rainforest News #142

Three wishes in a bottle Although I only need one I wish for more wishes! ************** I leave no journals. No books will I write. It’s not because I did not learn, but rather, each must discover on their own. … Continue reading

Posted in Rainforest News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Rollercoaster

Rollercoaster Going up Up, up, up Then swooping down, down With lightening speed you go! You scream, you cry, you laugh! Then you climb up again Anticipating the next fall Down you go Again, up Life!

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Faded Memory

I died today. Many cried at my funeral. A week later, someone put fresh flowers on my grave. My best friends and some of my family marked the anniversary of my death. Five years go by, and I am a … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Samurai Integrity

The Samurai’s code of ethics can not be compromised by outside influence. He is totally protected by his inner guidance. De we have a value system to which we adhere with the strength of a Samurai? What are my values? … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Watch for the Rainbow

Wait and watch for the rainbow. Even the worst storm ends. Sometimes endurance is all you need. Wait and watch for the rainbow. Remember—this, too, shall pass. You will be stronger for having withstood. Wait and watch for the rainbow. … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

“F” is for…

“F” is for firmness Be strong like a mighty oak Flex like a willow. “F” for having fun Don’t take life so seriously It’s all illusion! “F” is abiding faith When you feel lost, go inside Well of Love is … Continue reading

Posted in Alphabet Poems | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Prayer of Protection

I am protected in all that I do. The Light of Love surrounds me. There is no power greater than Love! I am protected in all that I do. I live my life without fear. The love of God is … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Nature’s Pharmacy

A leaf here, a blade of grass, an infusion of tea by the fire, our ancestors knew cures from the floresta, a gift of love from nature free for the taking. This knowledge need not be lost; there are still … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Rainforest News #141

Blue ribbon award Doing a good deed each day Love is circular! ****************************************** When we must cause pain Compassion is required Our turn may be next. **************************************** *************************************** Mary Jane shoes were just right Saved for best wear, shiny bright! … Continue reading

Posted in Rainforest News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Gift of Illness

Our bodies are not machines, although even machines need care. We push beyond our limit, eat foods without life, and drown in our addictions. Then we receive the gift of illness, when our bodies say, “No more!” We are forced … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mystery of Life

In silence is sound. Tears wash away sorrow. Laughter fills hearts with joy. I kneel in awe at the mystery of life. There is no name complete enough for our Creator, and yet, He knows my name; He calls me … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Strength

No burden is too heavy, with God’s help we can carry all. Each step of faith clears the path that we walk, bathed in the Light of God’s strength and love.

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments

And now…

And now, I stop. And now, I rest. And now, I wait, certain in the knowing that when the time is right, my Lord will take my hand, and we will start again.

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

“E” is for…

“E” is for envy One of the most deadly sins Gratitude’s the key. “E” is for eager I am eager to serve You My hands are Your hands. “E” is for enjoy Do the things that you love to do … Continue reading

Posted in Alphabet Poems | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment