Category: Inspiration

PAD – April 2019

I am participating in the Poetic Asides annual Poem a Day challenge. I’ve done it in the past, but for some reason, skipped last year. It’s great writing exercise and gives me food for thought about poetry in general, and my engagement in particular.… Continue Reading “PAD – April 2019”

The Creative Spirit Freed

You have made art in some magical form.The thing you made is ready to sell.Excitement pounds! Gallops, if you will,stirring the heart and mindto unnamed and unnameable possibilities.Think of the thrill, the accolades, the glory! But, wait! What if your brilliant creationfalls flat, has… Continue Reading “The Creative Spirit Freed”

Tree of Peace

Plant a tree of peace

Our minister played this during worship today. I thought it was so beautiful I wanted to share it. The song was adapted from a Quaker poem, “Oh Brother Man.” The rendition  below was adapted by Gwyneth Walker. Read more about Walker here. O Brother… Continue Reading “Tree of Peace”

Tiny Tome #1

Yellow Tulip

I write daily devotionals; it is part of my faith practice. The resulting brief essays are part meditation and part writing exercise. I have quite an accumulation and decided to select 31 for my first tiny tome digital book, Joy in the Morning, Words of… Continue Reading “Tiny Tome #1”

Peace like a river

God made the earth by his might, it is said, he shaped the world by his wisdom, crafted the skies by his knowledge. God made all there is, was, or ever will be. Be sure of his love and presence, guidance and mercy. He… Continue Reading “Peace like a river”

%d bloggers like this: