Survivor Instinct

Buried alive by illness’ onset only hope for escape tunnel whose guilt-lined walls oozed mucous of neglect, sorrow so raw, shredded faith – no light just a dull pulse screaming – I am alive. (Chronic illness is a game changer.  No amount of ambition can turn the tide.  One is left to face the onslaught […]

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Roar!

Situational – term used to describe this current state – illness a thief perpetuates the crime – loss cavernous depression real and still, Spirit roars.

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Spirit Stands Strong

Progress – seldom linear – tosses me into unexpected decline – stranded and incapacitated. My son – with labour-hardened strength leaps to my side, steadying me and I feel the fear in his caring grip. My daughter, ever compassionate, reaches out for me with horror-filled eyes as my body crumples onto the bed. My husband, […]

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Emboldened

Subtlety unknown, Spring’s repertoire bold and bright – soul responds in kind.

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Spark

Body falters, mind the same, but spirit dances, lithe as a flame.

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Tree Spirit

Eyes shut, she speaks to me, limbs shivering in the cold, rustles a forgotten melody. Like a sapling, soul responds, trembles with anticipation, reaches for ancient blessing.

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Spirit Dance

Dance beside Father Spirit His universe a sacred gift Join me here & out there, find you are a favourite star – The good which belongs in Him, although mutual, sounds like quiet Think, feel, care, and laugh on. (Friday’s are now inspired by magnetic poetry online.)

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Soul Power

How bright is the soul that dares to stand alone, who gives voice to injustice, who is willing to sacrifice self for a higher purpose… What song might we sing if such a spirit moved us?

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Mystical She

Originally posted on One Woman's Quest:
Like silk whispering across my skin; a gentle mist kissing my soul; kindness unburdening me; warmth, and cinnamon spice; She comes. ? Of the Earth, is She whose heart beats with mine a rhythm of life renewal and deepest bliss ? Her essence luminous and night shimmering at…

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A Final Mystery

Is death a gentle reprieve, a final release of suffering a promised resting place? Or is it contemplation coloured by memories demanding retribution? Will death bring reunion unleash forgiveness shine with revelation? Will one final earthly breath call forth all the fragments of the soul and restore wholeness? I have witnessed death – both embraced […]

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