Tag Archives: tears

Classrooms

Chairs in ridged lines too many for the tiny, dark room, Don’t talk, sit down. Copy line after line into notebooks never read obsolete facts that were not important when they were new. Giggles, fidgets, tears, fighting strain from hours … Continue reading

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The Color of My Tears

If my tears had color, what would they be? Red tears denote justifiable outrage at our enslavement and destruction of our Earth. Orange tears pulsate down my cheeks to honor each soul uniquely created by the Divine. Yellow, the color … Continue reading

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No Time for Tears

  Do not cry in my presence. There is no more time for tears and excuses. You are not my puppet for I filled you with the Force of Life. Stand tall, be firm, ignore your enemies for they are … Continue reading

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Happy Tears

  My tears are now tears of joy. No longer do I cry tears of sadness; God has taken them away. My tears fill puddles of joy, cascade into pools of love, rain from rainbows of peace for I have … Continue reading

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Tears of the Angels

Sometimes even the angels cry Do not apologize for your tears For they show a heart that cares

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Snippets from Source #4

I gave you tears to wash away your sorrow, not to make you sad. Be happy, Dear One, enjoy all the wonderful moments of life.

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Learning to Cry

Finally I have learned to cry. Forbidden to cry as a child, now I can let tears flow for whatever moves me: symphonies, puppies, sad stories, delights that engulf me with waves of feelings expressed in big, wet tears that … Continue reading

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Women of the Earth

When Sara sent me this music, I sat with pen in hand as I have learned to do with her music, which always calls my muse. Listen to her beautiful composition, My Inner Dimension, and read the poem below as … Continue reading

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March Challenge Day #10

Prompt: Slavery We are slaves to our limited thinking. Imagination breaks the chains. Open your mind to the impossible; explore the universe; Seek wisdom in a single tear. ****************************************** Submitted to Cloaked Monk Challenge http://cloakedmonk.com/2011/02/27/march-challenge/

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The Rain of Rainbows

A rainbow arcs above me sending spectrum’s of colored raindrops shimmering to the earth. Pools of yellow, green, red and blue lay at my feet, confetti colors adorn my hair and skin. I lift my face to catch iridescent drops … Continue reading

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Carnival

Today all of Brazil dances the Samba. Streets are filled with dancers in costumes that cost more than a year’s salary and barely covers any part but the head. New Orleans mirrors Rio de Janeiro with parades, balls, drinking and … Continue reading

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Go to the Well

Go to the well wash away disappointment, sorrow, pain. Let waters pure merge with your tears, becoming rivers that flow to oceans filled with hope. Dip your hands in streams meandering through forest and glade. Wash away bitterness, hate, and … Continue reading

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Loneliness

Why am I dying with loneliness, when there are so many people around? I turn from those who pull me down, no more do I want their ways. I walk a different path now and follow that voice within. Be … Continue reading

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Facing the Sadness

Fear and sadness precursor change, sadness at our failures, fear that we must make this journey of tears. Courage is ours for the asking, our Creator is generous and kind. Wipe the slate clean with the cloth of humility, knowing … Continue reading

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The Illusion of Death

Death in front, it’s twin behind around us everywhere. We watch in fear as each one leaves and wonder if our time is near. Does the caterpillar cry when she spins her cocoon and sees it as her final shroud? … Continue reading

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Emotions

Our feelings are beautiful gifts connecting us to our heart. Tears of sadness, joy, even pain wash away heavy energy which can suck us into a vortex of despair. Fear warns us to be careful; foolish bravery in the face … Continue reading

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Rainforest News #5

Helicopter hovers Watching men cut ancient trees. Cease this destruction! ************************ Slash and burn the trees, Ancient knowledge disappears. Stop, trees die, we die! ************************ Little boy watches One by one he sees trees fall. Men cut his future. ************************* … Continue reading

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Go to the Light

Go to the Light, whispers my guiding voice. Dark spirits flash through my field, luring, taunting. Fill me with light! Surround me with Love, Protect me, guide me! Slowly they fade only to explode around me again. Are these fantasias … Continue reading

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Connections

Globalization…big word, What does it mean? Bowl of rice connects me to the world. Bowl made in China, fragrant rice from the Himalayans… footstools of God. Tractors, trucks, airplanes warehouses, grocery stores connect each grain of rice to my body. … Continue reading

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Am I My Brother´s Keeper?

Eyes averted, I hurry past smells of unwashed body, puddles of vomit dredges of booze tracks of desparation; he lies in doorways of shattered dreams. Why doesn’t someone do something? I murmur in disgust. It isn’t safe for a decent … Continue reading

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Tears

Are these tears endless forever flooding my cheeks with rivers of sadness disappointment unrelenting sorrow? Night spent walking, walking without destination waiting for dawn. Slowly dawn approaches ending this night of tears filling my heart with hope dissolving the stone … Continue reading

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