Inspiration Lives On


A few years ago I wrote a piece titled Don’t Die Wondering inspired by a quote by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer. I published it on a website called Divine Caroline which is where I started submitting essays and poems as a guest blogger.  I would get so excited when I received an email from the site telling me my poem or essay was accepted for … Continue reading Inspiration Lives On

Haiku 54


                                                A prayer is hidden                                                     inside a lonesome heart                                                    God listens closely                                                                                                              By Melba Christie                                                            Continue reading Haiku 54

“Don’t Die Wondering!” Did you hear that?


  I am a great fan of Dr. Wayne Dwyer and have read all of his books. I love reading anything inspirational. Most recently I read his book, Inspiration. One phrase caught my attention and has resonated in my mind: “Don’t die wondering.” I just celebrated my sixty-first birthday and I never thought I would spend the day in such a stupor. It seemed that … Continue reading “Don’t Die Wondering!” Did you hear that?

A poem inspired by inspirational titles of poems that inspired my life


I have continued to ponder about what inspires me and what inspires my writing. Sometimes what inspires me is a simple line in a poem or narrative. Sometimes it’s the title of a poem. Some poems stay with us forever. You may have read them just at the most proper moment in your life. Maybe a teacher read it in a way you would never … Continue reading A poem inspired by inspirational titles of poems that inspired my life