Seasonal Poetry: Perfect Christmas

PERFECT CHRISTMAS Upon this Christmas night, a young girl sat under the midnight stars, Dreaming and wishing, upon the one that seemed to twinkle so bright. She wished for a Christmas that was perfect…. just right. For this year had been long, full of twists and turns, A few heartaches, and even some burns… InContinue reading “Seasonal Poetry: Perfect Christmas”

Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom…

“Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom,” quoted Aristotle. That quote is in a journal that I often write in… Actually it is 10 journals in one. Several of the journals offer journals such as Achievement journey, mending fences journal, overcomer’s journal, spiritual journal, self improvement journal and one that I am currently writingContinue reading “Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom…”

Spoken Poetry: What If Life Were a Metaphor?

  I’ve been trying to record some of my poems into “spoken poetry, ” and also putting them on our podcast network… The most recent one I have recorded is titled, “What If Life Were a Metaphor?” You can read the poem here by clicking HERE as you listen to the recording by clicking onContinue reading “Spoken Poetry: What If Life Were a Metaphor?”

Poetry: Contemplating Life

  C   CONTEMPLATING LIFE ****************** Contemplating life and its abundant circle… Watching the ole’ clock tick into the late wee hours as it sneaks past midnight. So much wonder on the curious mind, analyzing this such life and all there is to find. Such a vast universe of never-ending space, yet so many –Continue reading “Poetry: Contemplating Life”

Once a misfit, always a misfit…And some life stuff in between.

I’ve always been unique…. And you may say that…”Well everyone is unique.” True. Everyone is different. If God made us all the same – it would be a very boring colorless world. But I am not talking about just being unique… I’m talking about always feeling like I just don’t quite fit in… perhaps IContinue reading “Once a misfit, always a misfit…And some life stuff in between.”

Learning to Adjust to Life’s Adjustments

  …”Learning to Adjust to Life’s “adjustments” *********************** Over the last two months and my recent “diagnosis” of Fibromyalgia from my doctor, I’ve had to learn to “adjust.”… ..My mind is always going… I have idea after idea – and I want to do all of these ideas. I am always in “create mode.” TheContinue reading “Learning to Adjust to Life’s Adjustments”

Poetry: Foreign Inhabitants (a poem about chronic pain)

  Foreign Inhabitants ——————- …she runs her jagged fingernails down the length of the bare white wall, Leaving a trail of chipped paint behind…. Carefully, she tries to stifle the scream that attempts to escape her dry parched lips. A tear dances down her damp rosy cheek, As once again, her tired mind attempts aContinue reading “Poetry: Foreign Inhabitants (a poem about chronic pain)”

Changing of Seasons

Within the last year or two, I’ve been closely “monitoring” nature…. and its seasons – as well as the “seasons” within my life… But first, we’ll take a look at nature… Have you ever wandered down the sidewalks and streets… or through the parks – and felt the air…and really listened to it? You canContinue reading “Changing of Seasons”