Category: Beauty of nature

In a storm

The storm rages like I rage Eternal conflict between love and freedom The land encapsulates both And whenever I see destruction of nature both freedom and love die within me and I rage like the wildest sea that despite all life’s chains can not…

Can Nature…?

Can nature heal Can earth bring us back to our knees and pierce its ancient dagger through the heart Can nature teach you who you are Can a bird song inspire, delight and speak of both sorrow and joy Can river wash away the…

Winter time

A virgin bride or a silver-haired crone Who rules the stillness of the white majesty Perhaps both The elegance of lace and ice that envelopes nature brings such quietness, such pause to a restless soul Majestic awe of land covered in white purity Like…

You must love someone…

I love this poem. Happy 2019!   You must love someone, even if only grass, river, tree or stone, on someone’s shoulder you must lay your hand, so that it gluts its hunger with nearness, there must, there must be someone. It is like…

Morning walk post Yule

It is rather warm this morning. There are signs of life and light everywhere. Nothing brings more hope into my heart than encountering seeds with roots on them, young and delicate on the forest floor dig up by animals and birds to eat. When…

The last wish of nature

What does nature want? Presence, heart, connection. It wants to be and it wants to live. It seeks the same things any human would. It is the ‘original’ life, birth-giving entity that we all come from. The reality is that one day nature is…

Life is not about you

Last night I had a dream where a message was written clearly out against a dark background “Life is not about you” It didn’t go unnoticed and I woke up with a sharp sense of “yes, that is so true”, feeling somewhat light and…