Tag Archives: stillness

A daydream away from normal.

Short of normal, and she defined that loosely because it depended on the way the sun was setting or how the trees bowed poignantly. And yet, when at all possible, she became one with the sanctuary of tender and nature. … Continue reading

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Sound of Grief. {poetry}

I squeezed color from the sound of grief muted shades of sepia mixed with a trace of myrrh the sun draped in slate and the grass grew empty I sighed into stillness and tiptoed on a voiceless sojourn before me … Continue reading

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This auspicious space of almost awake.

Dearest Morning, I am an incomplete book finding the words to stretch across the horizon. Early sun settles into my sea and I linger longer than usual. Maybe it’s the crisp autumn air. Maybe it’s the squirrel’s chatter, next to … Continue reading

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It takes time to believe

It takes one more breath to find the light between the trees and the halo of sunset. It takes one more walk through longish grass and mossy strands to find a patch of peace. It takes another breath to soak … Continue reading

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I felt it in the curl of air. {poetry}

and morning came with silent stain of sun I heard, before it spoke in the stir of rumpled sheets I felt the curl of air my eyes hesitant to see longing to savor the narrow space where obscure and weightless … Continue reading

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Heavy frost warms me.

The heavy frost warmed me it became a shawl to still and quiet the chaos streaming above though my roots stayed warm grounded in the earth under a crystal blanket.

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