Category Archives: Poems

The Call

Stand strong and agile grounded and courageous humility with dignity Fierce Peacefulness calls. Alight on a leaf in a circle of listening with ethical conversation committed to truth, common unity ~ community. Absorbed in this atmosphere be present. see. hear. … Continue reading

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Betrayal

….partial truth…. be brave enough to say, i know and know that it is incomplete. be courageous enough to admit, i understand, with an openness, ready for change. be awake. affirm your vision. live by it. it is fleeting. conquer … Continue reading

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the dance of attention

the dance of attention (all things must pass) ordinary attention is like a butterfly, where it comes to rest, there lies its karma. like the butterfly attention flits, from place to place seeking sustenance but where it lands, there is … Continue reading

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Some one

I loved this poem from my childhood and now it resonates with the stillness and the distance of the night a space of silence, adventure, peace a place through which we enter deeper waves of awakening: Some one came knocking … Continue reading

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Affirmation – LIFE, is an adventure

When Life isn’t fast and furious. When Life isn’t demanding. When our primal emotions are at rest and reaction has turned to reflection, …then, ….pause. Don’t forget. which is to say, ‘remember’. Life is not a conquest, life is an … Continue reading

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my ground

hidden in the mix of stuff that makes up a moment, is attitude approach, presence a way. It is the ground from which we act ! Choose Flow as your way in every moment let it stay, Explore your body what … Continue reading

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Exploring Tenderness

Exploring Tenderness Tenderness is active. It caresses and loosens. It unknots and affirms. Tenderness affirms the fragility of life. It nurtures and nourishes. Tenderness is flexible and harmonious. It is strength, in an ocean of vulnerability. Tenderness is assertive. It … Continue reading

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dreamscapes of the spirit

dreamscapes of the spirit a pool off a quiet path, surrounded by trees of fresh green breeze a bird twitters a butterfly flaps a frog sits a dragonfly dances tadpoles wait in the warm golden twinkle I observe myself from … Continue reading

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There by the GPO

(January 1992 – wanderings and wonderings, a visit by an exile of fear) There by the GPO between OK and the Parade – echoes re-sound …stamp, stamp, stamp… marble floor responds …clip, clop, clip… high ceilings reflect across tall walls … Continue reading

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No Cure Healing

Ilan Glazer’s photo           ~ 1 ~ Nature’s Waye of Awakening, is No Cure Healing. A Human, a strong Tree in potential. Seedling sprouts into sapling, a youth branching out surging into adulthood multiplying connections armed … Continue reading

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Now

1 ______________________________ Wonder. Simplicity. Presence. Mystery, Now Not yesterday. Not tomorrow. Not before nor later. NOW is Alive. sand trickles, through fingers of time. stream trickles, over pebbles of time. air brushes fresh on pink cheek. bright eye sparkles attention. … Continue reading

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Vision is not Projection

One thing just to be, and to be with myself in the moment, and to be okay with what I have and who I am and not to project ……. that might be one of the most empowering things a … Continue reading

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