Moody Blues, poetry

Moody Blues

I discovered a new style of poetry from Vashi’s blog called a Sidlak. It’s a structured poem consisting of 5 lines with 3–5–7–9 syllables for the first four lines and a color for the last line. The color describes the whole poem or feelings of the writer. Here is Vashit’s Sidlak called craving. Moody Blues ~ sliding down…

sensitive, feelings, poetry

A Tender Heart

A Tender Heart ~ a tender heart throbbing joys and pains magnified the feelings overwhelm I am alive and grateful ~ breathing deeply I feel the peace remembering this shall pass moving on with life ~ Apparently, I put out a very strong intention! The days following my declarations to be more spacious and focus…

wind, poetry, Colorado

Dancing with the Wind

Dancing with the Wind ~ energy in flux feelings swirling and twirling dancing with the wind ~ I’ve been feeling unsettled the last few days. Nothing obvious is going on in my life, but I’m aware of the blustery wind and how it matches and stirs up my feelings. I’m dancing with the energy, attempting…

wild west, attraction, poetry

Call of the Wild

Call of the Wild ~ the frontier remains borders to an unknown time rattle in my heart ~ the beauty remains hidden in distant feelings calling to come home ~ I wrote the first verse without any conscious thought, but then rewrote it because it didn’t make any logical sense. The second verse is my conscious…

Soul Enlightenment, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 245

This week Awesome Stories brings you email addresses for trees, mixed marriage, beauty, Arkansas inspiration and a solar village. Arkansas Inspiration Here is another peek at some inspiring places and photos from around Arkansas. See Dorothy, we aren’t in Kansas anymore! What’s your favorite photo? Mine is Soul Enlightenment with a close second for September…

surrender, life

Surrender to Life

Surrender to Life I’ve been reading a great book by Mark Nepo called The Endless Practice. In Mark’s view, we never stop having challenges and opportunities to move into more alignment with life. Life keeps nudging us along, asking us to be more attuned to our “center of aliveness.” The place within that is connected…

Awakening, poetry, passion


 Awakening hidden feelings stir dormant passions come alive my heart beats strongly ~ the gate has opened passions bubble and erupt time to awaken   This lovely © image by Vera Komnig awakened something in me. Visit her gallery for more beautiful and evocative paintings. Thanks Vera!

truth, poetry, NaPoWriMo

Truth Time

Truth Time Face the fear bless the pain hug the anger kiss the sadness journey to the light ~ Image source; Honesty and transparency make you vulnerable. Be honest and transparent anyway. – Mother Theresa I’ve been feeling blocked by continually expressing only the love and light aspects of myself. I’ve come to a place in…

What you become

Choice: The Secret Ingredient for Life

Our life is the result of our choices, not our circumstances. We choose our thoughts, feelings and actions. Or else we allow ourselves (another choice) to be carried by the currents of life circumstances with no steering on our part. Choice is our steering. We don’t control life, but we control our direction with our…