Ideas Not!

“Don’t think! Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It is self-conscious and anything self-conscious is lousy you can’t try to do things; you simply must do them.” – Ray Bradbury   Imagine no ideas Distinguished thinking not allowed divergent thoughts detoured Euridites not accepted Audacity destroyed sublime connections disconnected   imagine no ideas discussions void of mindfulness Einstein who? The Theory of Everything, What on … Continue reading Ideas Not!

One Thought

One thought dripped down reluctantly, into the vast and lonely sea of forgotten thoughts. As it sank into oblivion and fused with notions unconfined, it believed it would be accepted at last, but it was not. It succumbed along with deep thinking, proposed in silence, stillness and solidarity. Philosophies never noted nor known by great thinkers. One thought that could have been a contender, comprehended … Continue reading One Thought

What is inspiration anyway?

Poemattic was recently nominated for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award.   It made feel my blog had a purpose. I started thinking about the concept of inspiration and asked myself a very simple question: What is inspiration anyway? Where does it come from? Is it a process or a random spark of something that fires up the heart and brain simultaneously? I wonder. Many things inspire … Continue reading What is inspiration anyway?


    Oneness when I think of oneness my mind conjures up all sorts of images and words to describe  it like: only one, not two, only you, unique, individual, just me, just you, one spirit, the universe, the whole, but also a  part of the whole, all of us somehow connected.   Original, one being, or even not being, only one life, only one … Continue reading Oneness

“Occasionally I am reminded that perhaps I should write a poem.”

  “Occasionally I am reminded that perhaps I should write a poem.” This statement prefaced a poem written by my daughter in an email she sent the other day. She has been writing poems since she was quite young.  I want to share it with you.     Words with others like it to clear the mind and feed the rest. Words hidden under a … Continue reading “Occasionally I am reminded that perhaps I should write a poem.”