Join us for Colleen’s weekly poetry challenge! This week, Light and Dark. ARCHES Touching the stone arch, Fingertips tracing eons; Shadows and sun play. The presence of ancient magic is palpable here; Nature’s slow painting of a myriad sand colors, leading back to a time unremembered by any but the fossilized souls of animals; […]
Join us for Colleen’s weekly Tanka Challenge. This week’s prompt words… Clouds and Spring
Join us for Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Challenge: Help and Smile
Several years ago, my good friend Bruce told me that I was finally going to get to meet her mother. She was dropping by to pick up some crystals Bruce had bought for her. In case you’re wondering, I did ask Bruce if, by any chance, she had been named after a family member […]
This was published once before, but circumstances in my life at the moment – in this Mercury Retrograde and Age of Aquarius moment – urged me to share this one again. It might sound crazy, but I think this is one of the most important poems I’ve ever written. BURIED, DEEP. Note: OK, so having […]
Join us for Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday: Prompt words – Fog and Change Great choice of words to get the little grey cells in my brain working! 😀 Thanks, Colleen! ♥ Photo courtesy of Pixabay.com
Everybody in the REAL WORLD knows that the answer to ‘the meaning of life’ is NOT really ’42.’ It’s Dragons. One of the only comforting things about being known as a fruitloop is that I can TELL you this stupendous nugget of truth without any chance of my revelation backfiring on me. You’ll read it, […]
Seek not for meaning In the vastness of the sky Barren worlds of ice and fire, For no magic thrives Where the Dragons have not trod.
We couldn’t believe it, but here we are last year around the same time as we are this year! Our one year anniversary of when we first met. January 2015 And here we are this year sporting our fairy calcite pendants from the Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy We have many fun plans ahead […]
BEAUTY When I see beauty, Just the sight Makes my stomach ache Like a twisting knife. Tears spring to my eyes And my heart races, Trying to save the vision For sadder days. If I love you, You are pure beauty to me I feel this way when I see your face.