The Divine Artist Creator of all A great star shines! Continue reading Haiku 112
As most people here in the Tri-State area, we have seen the presentations and masses pronounced by Pope Francis of the the Holy Seas and many of us have been deeply touched by his message of Love and Peace. This is my poem to honor his visit. I also tried painting his friendly face with all due respect. Skies of crystal blue prevailed today As … Continue reading The Pope of Hope
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
We must learn to live from within With faith we are never alone It gives us the inner serenity especially when we grow old Be aware of God’s presence within Like a lighthouse guides the ships at sea Let your inner light and Wisdom Guide you through the rough currents that be Inside of us is the Architect of all that is our … Continue reading We must learn to live from within
Sun rays seem to slice Through the blue of my soul God guides the way Continue reading Haiku 81
A prayer is hidden inside a lonesome heart God listens closely By Melba Christie Continue reading Haiku 54
Someone once told me a poet is a little god inside your heart who listens when your heart sings and knows more things about you than you know about yourself. A poet is a little god who helps you to feel deeply emotions you never felt before. A poet is a little god who brings you inspiration and the perfect combination of words … Continue reading A poet is a little god
It is a time for peace Let us make it our business one at a time or in unison to once and for all rid the world of hatred and violence erase. Be still and listen to your heartbeat for it is the same in everyone’s chest. We all need it inside of us in order to exist. So let this one … Continue reading A Time for Peace
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?
Keep faith by Melba Christie Beyond the horizon and to the right you’ll find my rainbow adorning the sky hoping your wishes keep it in sight they say you may find a pot of gold keep the faith because you never know and if you dare, just stretch and be bold This world is not meant for those who are shy; It … Continue reading Tersa Rima Sonnet Challlenge
In Remembrance of 9/11 No matter how many years Twelve to be exact What remains is fact Nothing rids our tears And deep down at times we fear What destiny plans for us However in God we must trust That never again There will be a 9/11 Today we all remember The souls taken from us all On a day dressed in a beautiful sky … Continue reading In Remembrance of 9/11
A prayer is hidden inside a lonesome heart God listens closely By Melba Christie Related articles Haiku 53 (poemattic.wordpress.com) haiku my heart still in summer (somepinkflowers.typepad.com) Why don’t yo try haiku! (atbankofdam.wordpress.com) Continue reading Haiku 54
It’s Father’s Day Today and all I have to say is I am happy to be me because you are my master I will always be there for you no matter what happens today and forever after. So take it easy you deserve it my dear friend If I could talk I’d tell you Thanks for all the walks and those delicious little biscuits. My … Continue reading Man’s Best Friend
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
Love will teach all things it will teach us forgiveness it will teach us to understand the deep pain some people suffer in silence “A loving heart is the truest wisdom.” Love will teach us all things the things that truly matter in life It will teach us to accept others It will teach us “Peace is not a season but a way of … Continue reading Love Will Teach Us All Things Or Will It?