turtle island

Turtle Island

Turtle Island ~ peace be upon you brothers and sisters unite leave your hatred and prejudices behind no race or species better than another may we remember our true nature we’re one family united in time walking gently upon Turtle Island ~   I’ve been having turtles visit my back yard almost daily. I’d like…

nature, soul

Soulful Sunday 108

This week Soulful Sunday explores the nurturing power of nature. I’ve been feeling the call of nature. One touch of nature makes the whole world kin. ~ William Shakespear I’ve been busy getting ready for another move. One that I hadn’t planned on. My landlord asked me to move out of the house so she…

peace, unity, poetry

Soulful Sunday 103

  Soulful Sunday 103 I believe we need time in nature to soothe our minds and nourish our body and spirit. In fact, we are nature, united with the web of life, but our culture has been built on the illusion of humans as separate from nature, May we reclaim our unity with nature as…

freedom, vision, Fourth of July

Fleeting Freedom

Fleeting Freedom The Fourth of July and patriotism stir up my feelings about this country and the way we are headed. I would love to see a more inclusive country that embraces the ideals upon which it was founded. Here’s a lovely video that speaks to that idea. Can we have freedom in a healthy,…

community, poetry, relationships

Creating Community

Creating Community ~ striving for personal gain can be such a lonely game why not try community living based on unity connecting me to you inĀ onenessĀ so true ~ I am so thankful for the rich diversity of community here on WordPress. And even more grateful for the love and support that are routinely offered and…

eye gazing, love, poetry

Pools of Love

Pools of Love your eyes speak of endless depths reflecting beauty beyond this place gazing into them I lose myself in fathomless pools of love ~ radiant beauty dancing with life love seeping from your soul every word, gesture and touch pulsing with vibrant life ~ new to such power and vulnerability my ego pulls…

Cedar Creek, Arkansas, Earth Day, Beauty

Sacred Mother

Sacred Mother emerald waters of life inviting us to play drink of your nourishment our lives entwined ~ alpine meadows humming with life daisies swaying while meadowlarks sing all nature joins the symphony inviting us to dance in oneness ~ tropical forests teeming with life vibrant colors, lush plants and fertile soil feeding and nurturing…

love, peace and unity, poetry

Heart Beats as One

Heart Beats as One thrum thrum thrum my heart beats as one let’s unite with our brothers sisters, fathers and mothers when in harmony we sing great blessings we bring ~ may peace and love pool based on the golden rule please remember to do no harm in our family, school and farm if this…

Being, grace, connection

Simply Be

More and more, I feel the most profound experience we can have is to simply be. Yes, we are here in bodies to create, love, touch and connect. And underneath these needs and desires, I believe we yearn for the profound connection of simply being. When I think of my nephew and nieces, I want…

Heart Voice

Returning Home to Peace

In my previous post on Peace at Home, I talked about my passion for being and making peace in my life. This week, I’d like to talk about returning home to peace. In some ways, it’s rather simple, but not always easy, especially for a mentally oriented person like me. Return to your beingness and…