“Become a vessel for inspirational flow.” Focus on a world that will be peaceful and less violent everyday. The peace begins in your heart first. It was placed there by God. When others see, feel, and understand that peace lives inside of each of us, then they too will feel the flow. – Melba Christie Continue reading Focus
A poem is defined as expressive language. It is an art form that allows for free verse. Poems are musical and rhythmic and uses sounds and imagery to convey meaning. Poems use metaphors and similes and they can create a very intimate conversation between the poet and the reader. The following is a poem about poems. Poems are words a poet collects … Continue reading what is a poem?
An artist looked deep inside my broken heart and tried to paint its sadness but he knows I rather hide my melancholy behind fields of lavender so instead my portrait is a lonely landscape filled with dreams I have forgotten to chase after The artist looks at his painting and sighs with satisfaction. Ironically, it makes so many others feel at peace. … Continue reading Painting Sadness
Frida Kahlo by Melba Christie She “combated sadness ferociously” with her paint brush her most faithful companion life reveals itself in portraits, mirrors reflect the surreal and reality confronts her in the raw but does not share the pain and anguish deep inside she tries to draw She is the courageous onlooker But is not as courageous as she thinks as far as she … Continue reading Frida K
Word Press Bloggers Quotes of the Week “When it comes to books and their movie adaptations, I’m with the “Books are Better” team.” From: http://zenscribbles.wordpress.com/ – IN WHICH THE AUTHOR RANTS, RAMBLES AND SOMETIMES MAKES SENSE This blog offers some food for thought. “If an email is entitled to Constitutional protection but an unavailable Tweet is not, what exactly is the dividing … Continue reading Word Press Bloggers Quotes of the Week
Quotes of the week: From: Browsery – http://browsery.tumblr.com/post/29550801505/in-one-sense-reading-is-a-great-waste-of-time-in “Did I mention supreme joy? That is why I read: I want everything to be okay. That’s why I read when I was a lonely kid and that’s why I read now that I’m a scared adult. Mary Ruefle (via arkoftheache)” From: http://xenogirl.com/2012/07/27/a-letter-from-my-future-self/ A Letter from My Future Self “There is a rare joy in reading … Continue reading Word Press Bloggers Quotes of the Week
Five rings commute to the heavens announcing the great meeting of athletes Olympia! Olympia! Nations proud! flags flare and unfurl as champions chant Citius, Altius, Fortius Peaceful exhibition of strength and character Citius, Altius, Fortius Cheers and tears of glory the best of human endeavor celebrated Can we keep the momentum? – Melba Christie Related articles 13 Olympic Facts That Will Blow Your Mind (1045theteam.com) Continue reading Olympic Fever
It is very simple; women are life’s force. and of course, our hearts in unison always beat strong, no matter what goes wrong. Forever to be remembered for their courage honor and praise is due Let me name a few that made history her story too: Mother Theresa, Harriet Tubman, Maria Montessori, Eva Peron, Indira Gandhi, Helen Keller, Anne Frank, Marie Curie, Gabriela Mistral, Joan … Continue reading In Celebration of Women’s History Month