Monthly Archives: June 2011

Angel Magic

Heavenly guides or fairy tales? Does not believing in angels make my life better? How did we get so sophisticated that we shun the magic of life? Declare it not real… and prefer to stayed glued to television, computers, and … Continue reading

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Rainforest News #140

When someone asks how I am I always say, “Wonderful!” They smile, I feel good, a fair trade; what could be better than that! ****************************** Why is okra slimy? How far is up? My mother sighed and said, “Go play … Continue reading

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“D” is for…

“D” is for desire To love with all of my heart Daily devotion! “D” is for Divine Manifesting through us all Opening our hearts. “D” is for delight In all our Creator gives Laugh, love, be happy!

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Time and Creation

Clocks, calendars, time mark our reality, but what is time? It seems to change: speed up, slow down, stand still. To the Maya, time emanates from the Creator sending out a life pulse from the center of creativity. When we … Continue reading

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If I Could Be…

If I could be a bell, I’d ring tones celestial announcing the dawning of the awakening of mankind. If I could be a butterfly, I’d spread gossamer wings of brilliant blue and spread joy and laughter throughout the land. If … Continue reading

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Rainforest News #139

Little stool with three legs Tiny hiney fits just right Today a soft couch! ***************************************** Break candy in two One for me and one for you Mommy says that when we share, it teaches us kindness, love and care. ****************************************** … Continue reading

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A Knowing…

There is a knowing that we receive, which never leaves us; its name is faith. There is a love that we receive, often unrequested; It’s name is grace.

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“C” is for…

“C” is for caring Indifference–fatal disease Open up your heart! “C” is compassion Knowing how another feels Touch someone today! “C” is for creating Source is within each of us Our thoughts manifest!

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Rainforest News #138

Once in a tale long ago The Devil who lived down below Was an angel on high A very nice guy But now he’s everyone’s foe! ********************************** Penny for each fault I’m the richest gal alive God, please make me … Continue reading

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“B” is for…

“B” is for burden You help me carry each day Now they are feathers “B” is for burning Past woes, sins and my sorrows Evolving spirit “B” is becoming All that you designed me to be We’re co-creators “B” is … Continue reading

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Dreamlands

“Now I lay me down to sleep…” I wander through universes, places where time does not exist, My soul free to explore new realms, visit familiar places, seek to understand the mysteries of life. Soon night and day will merge … Continue reading

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Shackles

So often we are shackled to the illusionary material world. We work long hours to buy Ipods, computers, bigger and bigger TVs. We wander through shopping malls filled with artificial happiness, cotton candy goods that never satisfy, food courts offering … Continue reading

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Visitors of Sacred Garden

There are pictures of my house, garden and some of the animals that live in the floresta in back of my house. My house is called, Casa dos Borboletta, The Butterfly House, because of the hundreds of butterflies that live … Continue reading

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Sacred Gardens

Quintal* bursting with fruit, flowers, rows of vegetables, lines of coffee plants, hanging clusters of bananas eyed by eager monkeys, hummingbirds, butterflies, floresta visitors who share the bounty we gather to give to families in need. To share food is … Continue reading

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Cascading Thoughts

Never can I hide From womb to tomb, You are there You are in my heart. Your love fills my heart Spilling joy to the whole world Joining me to All. All can know Your love If we ask, we … Continue reading

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“A” is for….

“A” is for able With Your help, I can succeed All is possible “A”–ability You gave us all special gifts To help with Your work “A” is for absent You’re always there when I call I’m never alone “A” is … Continue reading

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Rainforest News #137

Healing house welcomes all Missing wings, falling tears, Those who need nature’s peace Create a sacred space Give love to all. ************* Casa dos Borboletas (Butterfly House), welcomes people and animals to come and be next to the healing floresta. … Continue reading

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Fire, Smoke, Ashes

Fire Fire transforms, makes pure Dear God, set my soul on fire Fill me with Love’s Light Smoke Burning fire gives smoke My body becomes vapor Spiraling to God Ashes My soul is released Free of this body at last Fire, … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments

#1 Love God completely Heart, mind, soul #2 God First, only Worship no other #3 Use Not God’s Name in vain #4 Sabbath Rest, honor God’s holy day #5 Parents Honor, respect Mother, Father always! #6 Killing Is forbidden All … Continue reading

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Busy Bee

Photos by Astrid ******************************************** Busy bees are working, working creating, harvesting, storing loyal community workers no daydreaming, hopes, aspirations even busy bees need balance City dwellers living in boxes working, working, striving, buying living, dying concrete grass trees cut down … Continue reading

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Yo-Yo

Up and down Roll, unroll Same string, same path No change Predictable Comfortable No fear No challenge Boring Change game!

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Thinning of the Veil

How can a just God allow suffering, injustice and woe? Do you ever feel the need to save the world, to eliminate pain, to wipe away all tears and fears? Sometimes it is a burden too great to bear. The … Continue reading

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Eclipse

The blink of the moon A moment in time when Darkness seems to prevail Can a shadow hide the light? No, the Light is Love Nothing is more powerful than Love. ************************ The pictures of the eclipse last night were taken … Continue reading

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The Beggar

Bleary eyes, stubbled chin, rancid breath, drunk with the sorrows of life, he thrusts a grimy hand toward me, and mutters a plea mixed with lies. “Ignore him, he’s drunk!” my friend hisses. “Even drunks get hungry,” I reply, but … Continue reading

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Painting Life

I dip my brush in vibrant colors Swirling swipes, intricate designs Free, skipping dots, languid curves Whatever I wish appears for me. First the idea, then the action, Life materializes as my Creator and I command; thoughts become realities.

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