Chimera, short stories, fairaes

Desert Soulfire Meets the Chimera

Desert Soulfire Meets the Chimera This series was inspired by Teagan at Teagansbooks. Both her endless creativity and ongoing vignettes have inspired me to try some new writing styles. I’m going to try an ongoing series with the misadventures of Muse Brad. And now his alter ego, Desert Soulfire, has surfaced with an itch to…

intentions, goals, 2017, New Year

Intentions 2017

Intentions 2017 I like intentions better than goals. They offer a direction without being fixed on a set goal that often provides momentary happiness if at all. I agree with the perspective that our process is more important than the goal or results. And even more important than the actions, intentions, goals or process is…

perseid meteor, poetry

Perseid Power

Perseid Power ~ cosmic messengers streaking across the night sky leave traces of joy ~ The beautiful video below features the Milky Way as seen from Flatside Pinnacle in Arkansas. The video was taken by Tim Stain of the Arkansas Nature Photography Group. NASA is predicting a particularly great Perseid Meteor shower this year. They’re…

water, flow, rain

Sweet Waters

Sweet Waters ~ rain pours from the sky sweet waters flood the land rivers sing with joy ~ After a long hot and dry spell, clouds swelled, the skies opened and rain poured over our area yesterday. Thankfully, the rivers are flowing, the flowers are perky and the grass is green again. It’s amazing how…

beauty, park, falls

Great Falls National Park

Great Falls National Park fast waters calling great falls roaring with power danger in the air ~ Visiting the Great Falls National Park is a nice treat, especially since it is about 15 miles from where my mother lives. I try to visit each time I go back east to see my family. I appreciate…

fox, poetry

Fox Tales

Fox Tales ~ big bushy tail sways calling the boys to come play shall we dance tonight ~ eyes and ears alert a mother out foraging looks for secret signs ~ This little cutie came to visit today, I’ve seen her around the property before, but today she was right outside my bedroom window. Although…

overcoming, poetry

Rise and Shine

Rise and Shine ~ after the long dark winter it’s time to embrace the light no more hiding in shadows no more hesitating in doubt the quiet time has served your gifts are calling and the world is ready let go of your fears turn toward the light let’s rise and shine ~ P.S. I…

Happy New Year, intentions

An Intentional Year

An Intentional Year I’ve been giving thought to what kind of year (and life) that I want to have. For too long I’ve drifted from one day to the next. And it’s not as if I’m living spontaneously in the moment. Mostly, I’ve been living in routine and old patterns. This year I aim to…