We live again in faith in love All of us should know we are but one We are the bud we are the seed we are the triumph when we learn to love. Revive the spirit you were told to hold dear revive the spirit forget the fear Look to the sky, behold the stars, the full moon, the amazing endlessness of … Continue reading Resurrection
Writing a poem sometimes requires extra stamina, a conversation with one’s muse, an extraordinary happening, listening to nature, carefully observing the work of ants, an endearing gesture, a big hug, a dimpled smile, a sad story on TV, looking through the family album, the visit of a sweet memory, sorrowful news, an old fashioned love song on the radio, or just listening to your own … Continue reading poem makers
The image is a small watercolor I painted a few weeks ago in honor of St. Patrick‘s Day. The message is simple but profound at the same time. I have a passion for teaching. Many of the wonderful ideas I have learned and the creative opportunities I have had, have been taught to me by a passionate teacher. Paolo Freire believed … Continue reading Haiku Deck
“Be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud.” — Maya Angelou Continue reading
rocky road unravels the soul’s journey through life final stop unknown Related articles Argentina’s Pope Bergoglio a moderate focused on the poor – Reuters (reuters.com) Continue reading Haiku #45
wishes whispered coins tossed in stream water ripples Related articles Arts And Haiku (allaboutlemon.com) A little bit of haiku (mightyredpen.wordpress.com) Continue reading Haiku
I have to get rid of the storms in my mind It has to be today As the sun shines to remind me that better days will be I have to get rid of the storms in my mind the violent winds of yesteryear beat against the memories I try to keep safe I have to get rid of the storms in my mind … Continue reading The Storms in My Mind
What happened to good? I would like to know. All you hear lately is negativity our economy: no good our hope: not there our respect: gone that’s not good. our patience:non-existent That’s not good either. our dignity: not present not good at all! our ability to care for one another going, going gone This cannot be good. What happened to for the good of the order? What happened to … Continue reading what happened to good?