Monthly Archives: December 2011

Who Are They?

Who are serial killers who murder with maximum torture? Are they soulless beings? All is said to be made by our Creator. How is it possible that these creatures are seemingly without conscience or compassion? Yet do we not see … Continue reading

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Paradox of Living

Sometimes I feel that I wasted so much of my life trapped in the mind-numbing daily routines, yet I also understand that life is to be lived, to learn the lessons it brings until at last we arrive at the … Continue reading

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Morning Ritual

Morning rituals establish the pace of our days. I awaken to the last hour of star glitter and deep silence. Even creatures of the floresta are quiet. My cup of tea breaks the fast of slumber; I sit quietly and … Continue reading

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My Destiny

Climbing the hill in measured footsteps I release all tensions that bind me to the chaos of modern life. At the summit, I survey the valley lined with forest filled mountains. I catch a ride on the lone hawk lazily … Continue reading

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Profound Secret

Sit quietly, focusing on the breath to calm the barrage of popcorn thoughts and external stimuli. Become acutely aware of your body, exploring, then relaxing each part until you reach the gossamer filament to the Divine. This inner journey takes … Continue reading

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My Fault, Too

I forgave you a long ago. Because I know that I was at fault, too. All conflict is multidimensional. I forgave you long ago. Our personal conflicts are microcosms. International conflicts are never settled by war. I forgave you a … Continue reading

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Moon Paths

Moon path across the water Calls me to enter the mystical realms leaving this world of illusions. My feet long to trod this watery path of silver to unseen worlds of the Divine.

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Roasted Red Peppers or Chocolate?

Roasted red peppers A culinary delight No more chocolate? ******************* For those who are overloaded with sweets, here is a special recipe of mine. Roasted Red Pepper Pesto http://www.williams-sonoma.com/recipe/roasted-red-pepper-pesto-crostini.html A versatile Italian antipasti, crostini lend themselves to endless variations. Here, … Continue reading

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Faces with Roadmaps

There is something about faces of the old that fascinates me. Time seems to map our faces with lines of adversity, laughter, wisdom, neglect, and if one is lucky, peace. I want to run my fingers over my own mapped … Continue reading

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Let’s Love

Come, let’s love. Put away the tools of war: hate, unforgiveness, indifference, bigotry. Look within to find compassion. Your enemy hates himself, not you. Forgive him, offer him the hand of love.

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Silent Desperation

The rate of suicide among our youth is staggering. Many live in silence never telling anyone of their pain. Reach out, help them. Compassion is the key. The boy cuts his arms, razors relieving the pain in his heart. Isolated … Continue reading

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Loving All

T ruth                L earning            E verywhere O neness           O pportunities   A lways D ivine               V ictory             … Continue reading

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Longing

How I long to gently kiss your lips, to caress you, walk with you, teach you how to love, to have faith, to know that, in the end, only love doth prevail.

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Mighty Steeds

Mighty steeds race across the plains, thundering hoofs, wind tossed manes. I ride into my destiny astride the horse of truth.

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Singing Bowl

Singing bowl of mystical sounds, lift my prayer to our Creator, who loves to hear our music of love as all hearts unite across the globe in harmonies of peace.

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Floresta Queen

The winds love playing with my hair tossing my curls to and fro. Cool waters kiss my toes in mountain streams, welcoming me back to the loving Mother of the Floresta. Here I am at home. I weave crowns of … Continue reading

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God Does Not Exist?

Some say that God does not exist. To whom do they give thanks when they are deeply moved by the beauty of our Earth?

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Splendor

Our appreciation of the beauty of nature is a prayer of gratitude to our Creator. Take time to enjoy the awesome splendor that surrounds us all the time. Love a tree, dip your toes in a stream, enjoy the sun’s … Continue reading

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Soon My Birthday

This year I have to switch to a sheet cake to hold all my birthday candles. I’m hoping pear shape is finally in as I gave up belts long ago. Why is it that my 30 year old spirit is … Continue reading

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Let the New Year Begin!

Angels are lining up, trumpets shinning harps in tune, golden streets polished to a high shine. Bring in the New Year with shouts of joy– the Awakening is well under way, doomsday prophesies fail to materialize as the 100th monkey … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions

I resolve to try… I would commit, but… I’ll do my best to… I’ll try again this year to… Oh, No! another 10 pounds… Still didn’t get that attic cleaned… What was my pledge last year? I’m not trying to … Continue reading

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How Big Is Infinite?

Infinite, eternal, unlimited unconditional, forever, words so grand that one can not conceive of the enormity of the love of our Creator, or that this spark of life called, “me” is part of that which is All.

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The Community of Nature

As I meander the floresta, I pass through and merge with the energy fields around me. The energy emitted by all is fundamental and constantly pours though us merging with our energy, which joins this stream and exits into the … Continue reading

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Sacredness of Creation

We are birthed out of, and participate in, the transforming and nourishing process of nature. Creation is sacred. All around us, we see the creativity of nature’s dynamic processes, holy and ongoing. We are an integral part of these acts … Continue reading

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Game of Life

Photos of a live chess game from the Camelot Days of the Medieval Fair in Florida. http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/11/11/2500921/photo-gallery-11-13-183515.html Chess pieces on the board of Life, many pawns with limited power plod ahead one step at a time. Beware of the knights … Continue reading

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