Category: poetry

The breath of Winter

Its wispy white air blows softly into nowhere disappearing like mirage One can see it with eyes fresh and open and awareness sharp It is cold yet rejuvenating, waking up every corner of the body One stands and marvels in wonder at lacy tapestry…

How love heals…

   How love heals  Through the body, senses and heart space love heals As he lays his head on her trembling chest she melts into the knowing of peace, calm and softness  Her sobs subside under the grounding energy of him  Her love ripples…

Ode to the Land 

  In my dreams you visit me like a deep soulful cry from within You touch my senses as I sit in solitude in the forest Water takes me straight to the expansive lochs of your bosom You contain and penetrate the essence of…

When great trees fall…

                    When great trees fall, rocks on distant hills shudder, lions hunker down in tall grasses, and even elephants lumber after safety. When great trees fall in forests, small things recoil into silence, their senses…

If you don’t know me…

A Ritual to Read to Each Other William Stafford If you don’t know the kind of person I am and I don’t know the kind of person you are a pattern that others made may prevail in the world and following the wrong god…

Crying in the soul 

   What is the use of the heart that is weighed down with screeching demons Hush hush I say But it doesn’t soothe All fine I say Oh how can it be The waves of grief The screams of guilt Do not match the…

The wind, Air element and emotions 

The wind, Air element and emotions It’s creative, bright, quick and relational. Good at making connections and creating ideas, more and more ideas in one place and then another and another. Goes on and on round and round and back again. Nothing is ever…