Monthly Archives: September 2011

Coming Home

This is Casa dos Borbolettas (The House of the Butterflies) where I live. I love living on the edge of a beautiful floresta which is also a game preserve.

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Tomorrow

i’ll think about that tomorrow don’t mirror what i don’t want to see there’s a room full of junk think I’ll throw away the key some things are too painful others I do not know how to solve the problem … Continue reading

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Tidbit of Truth #8

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Revelation of God

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Maternal Face of God

****************************** To increase my awareness of the world, I have taken to photographing smaller and smaller bits of textures from nature. Using these tiny pieces of my world as backgrounds of the poems, is helping me to really see the … Continue reading

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Not a Lady

Ladies don’t whistle so I am told. It is the rule since times of old. Alas, a lady I’ll never be for I whistle when I’m happy love to climb a tree. Hair’s a mess dresses torn no rule do … Continue reading

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Out of Focus

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Commitment

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Outside of Life

standing on the outside looking in at life afraid to join in, too lonely to run away standing on the outside wishing life would not pass her by knowing only she can decide to live or remain standing on the … Continue reading

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Regrets

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My Sanctuary

my refuge is a glen replete with ferns cool breezes, peace sanctuary of this church allows me to be on the cusp not quite here not quite there in the realm of inner silence where consolation doth dwell

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Full Body Prayer

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Soar

i will no longer chew your food put it in your mouth you’ve long passed that age fly, birdie, the world awaits your nest is now a prison your fear, your captor summon your courage and soar

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Song of Sunrise

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Soul Level

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Love

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Moment of Anticipation

************************************************ I am still enjoying creating background photos for my poems. This one is a blurred closeup of a piece of tree bark. One thing a wise teacher taught me is to “always honor your art.” Sometimes the most creative … Continue reading

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Participant

I’m not the audience I must sing, dance Run fingers over keys I become the music A spectator not I Sports to watch bore My ski breaks waves Galloping horse I ride Romantic movies don’t satisfy Nuzzle my full breasts … Continue reading

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Bubble Moments

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Sacred Presence

Nowhere do I place my eyes Do I not see Your sacred presence Intricate designs in nature Interwoven with meticulous detail Nowhere do I place my ears Do I not hear Your sacred presence Staccato patters of prayed for rain … Continue reading

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Awards

I would like to thank Jennifer, My Sardinian Life, for awarding Source of Inspiration this lovely award. You can read her innovative blog at: http://laavventura.wordpress.com/2011/09/26/blogging-awards-bountiful/ The rules are as follows for receiving and awarding The Versatile Blogger Award: 1. Post … Continue reading

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Tidbits of Truth #5

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Close Up

i want a close-up lens for life i don’t want to miss a thing not even the miracle of a single blade of grass emerging from the ashes of destruction *************************************** These are two shots I took of a section … Continue reading

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The Hawk

swooped down did he fierce and wise he came to me to advise prepare to change life does not stand still accept the strange all have goodwill hawk words are gifts strong and true they tell of shifts all seems … Continue reading

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Tidbits of Truth #4

The background for this poem is another of the close-up shots I took of textures around my yard. I did not do any “corrections” or changes on the photo. I did not see all the beautiful colors in these pictures. … Continue reading

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