Hearts beat together Healing begins slowly Lotus flowers Continue reading Haiku 245 by Melba Christie
Got on line masked and subdued, nothing much else to do. My shopping list as long as the line not everyone looked fine. Glazed suspicious looks and stares as if no one were there to comfort or to care. Finally a signal to walk right in. I hope this time I’ll find everything. Blue masking tape marks the spot where the sixth feet distancing between, … Continue reading Got On line
We are all coping or trying very hard to cope with the situation at hand. Write a poem about how you are coping. I think it is so important to share our thoughts, fears, and anxieties with others. But we should offer uplifting thoughts or share good strategies for coping. Reading a poem and writing helps me cope. Gratitude also helps. Thank someone who is … Continue reading A New Poetry Challenge – Coping
What will be? ¿Qué será? This was the title of my late sister’s favorite song. It was one of the last pieces she requested to listen to in the hospital. I cannot help to think about the COVID 19 victims who may have passed asking ¿Qué será? I ask myself this question every day since the beginning of this nightmare. What will be? Well this … Continue reading ¿Qué Será?
Once only should we ask is forgiveness enough Your heart will respond Continue reading Haiku 235 by Melba Christie
Pansies stained of crimson and purple a sure sign of nature’s healing power Sweet peas sing spring a sun kissed lovely flower. Daffodils spread and smiles grow when tulips stand tall and the Ranunculus dazzles us with it’s colors of pastel clusters of forsythia brighten the afternoon Peonies captivate the senses along with the perfume of gardenias What a celebration to remind … Continue reading Ah Spring! _ A Poem A Day
When laughter is heard, hang on to its sound. it resonates well-being. Hearts heal with laughter. The old feel young again; burdens and worries disappear and the mind is rid of thoughts and free of dreaded fear. Therefore, as breath is life and we need to breathe every second of the day make laughter just as indispensable and find something nonsensical to make … Continue reading When Laughter is Heard
Memories galore of the things I adore rush into my mind to remind me to remind you about the things that really matter in life like friendship for example I see my best friend holding on tightly to her bright pink ribbon giggling uncontrollably when she notices I am tangled up in a ribbon of sky blue I point to her and chuckle too because … Continue reading May Day Memory of A Friend