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What Is Life?

Life is an arena filled with gladiators lions, tigers, and bulls. Yet life is also a meadow star-flung sky unexpected find of wild berries. Life is the theater a stage on which we play out our stories sometimes hero, sometimes villain, … Continue reading

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Which is Up?

To Do List without end mop the floor in the morning dirty again by night brush teeth again and again go-to-work year-after-year same and more of the same We tell ourselves our up are ups, but are they? We mourn … Continue reading

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What Purpose?

How is it that people act as if their lives have some kind of purpose? Daily routine, same story told again and again. For what, I ask? These life rituals are dandelion fluff in the wind. Most do not have … Continue reading

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Uniform

U niting N egating our separateness I nspiring F orming bonds O rder, dicipline R espect M aintaining togetherness S ymbolic of union What uniforms do we wear? military, police, school fashion beliefs a need to belong holidays parades family … Continue reading

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Under the Moon

Silver tipped ferns moon kissed leaves night creatures flit, scurry, slither wolf howls hover Night fantasy has begun mulled wine by the fire stories that scare and delight shared laughter beneath the stars memories tucked away to be remembered throughout … Continue reading

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Living on the Outside

I’m living on the outside watching with my soul yet I am fully immersed in the moment, savoring the tiny things that make life precious.   Both actor and audience to the drama of life creating the story as I … Continue reading

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So Precious

Tiny sprout becomes a bud opening to its full glory fading away to complete the cycle Each stage of life is filled with opportunities to discover how precious is our brief time on Earth. Will we use this time well … Continue reading

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Fire of Love

What is the fire that burns within? Neither tears, nor floods of sorrow can douse this burning desire. What is this fire that burns within, performing the alchemy of transformation, turning a spirit of rebellion into a soul filled with … Continue reading

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My Picture

Show me a picture of me. Not just this husk, but the Pat inside. I want to look at my soul from every angle, no limits of flesh or fear. If I could see my soul, would it fill universes, … Continue reading

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Through the Leaf

I walk through the veins of a leaf, seeing  life through a veil of green. Am I the leaf or even part of this plant, or just a being passing through?

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Heaven Ain’t About Dying

You don’t have to die to go to Heaven to be with God. Source is perfection hope eternal pure love and light constantly manifesting without time or space– the ultimate reality. You are part of this reality though your current … Continue reading

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Can’t Fail

Failure is an illusion creation of the mind of man when things do not go as planned. The Divine Order can not fail… there is a Divine plan for your stay on Earth; it cannot fail. Just as you see … Continue reading

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Mystical

  M ystical has become popular Y esterday it was only for yogis and saints S eekers everywhere want to experience it T ime suspended, Divine revealed I nvention or profound, these experiences? C an we popularize without diminishing? A … Continue reading

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On Tiptoes

Standing on my tiptoes peeking over the wall I built to keep others out not understanding that it also keeps me imprisoned– locked away by fear, never knowing freedom, watching life pass me by.

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Being Me

Am we such chameleons that we must change to be like whomever we’re with? More and more I wish to be only with those who bring out the best in me. Choose your companions wisely for it is very draining … Continue reading

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Rainbow Soup

Rainbow soup slipping into my heart dew drops tickle my toes butterfly kisses, fish bubbles floating sometimes the joy of life fills me with so much wonder that I float away into the magic of the moment How can I … Continue reading

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When You Are Old

When you are old, please remember me. Today you don’t understand, but you will then. Someday you’ll say, “Now I see what she meant.” When you are old, please remember me. Be patient with me, compassionate even. I need to … Continue reading

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Need to be Unhappy?

Do we need to be unhappy, to suffer, feel fearful, desperate? Am I uncaring of the starving children, mindless wars, dashed dreams because I pause to watch the puppies nuzzle their mother, to smell the bread baking? Must I be … Continue reading

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Fully Immersed

  When I am fully immersed, I have no awareness of time. I didn’t “lose” time for it didn’t exist in the first place. Take away clocks, calendars, rigid schedules. Then add doing only what you love to do. You … Continue reading

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Nature Talking

Peaches and creme skin Rosy cheeks Sour grapes comment We take our words from Nature seldom thanking Her for all Her gifts just take and take until She has no more to give

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The Cup

Grandmother’s cracked cup Center front on display Filling my house with sweet memories

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Without Hope

The prostitute Sees no other options Life without hope

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War Never Ends

War does not end with a truce shattered lives missing limbs nightmares and those who do not return keeps it alive forever

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A Puddle

A puddle is a magnet for a child or a puppy who can not resist a happy splash! How long has it been since I made mud pies played in a sandbox felt joyous and free? Think I’ll go and … Continue reading

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Rat-tat-tat Life

Rat-tat-tat-tat beating rhythms drum and fife marching singing living a good life. Are you living a good life?

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