Lost But Not Alone

I was lostin my sorrowsadnessraining down face No words existedto erase the painbut hope found me stillin this lonely place Grace reminded me of loveand gratitude arrivedon the wings of my prayera reminder that hope remains Faith stood stronglifting me upout of the depths of despairmy guardian Angel holding the reigns “It is okay toContinue reading “Lost But Not Alone”

I Swung From the Willow

I swung from the willow,so careless and free;from ground to air,her strong branches carried me. In the shade of the willow,our secrets we shared;two best friends just sitting,all frustrations were aired. We met at the willow,and smiled as we talked;somehow we returned there,whenever we walked. The willow meant comfort,a safe place to rest;all who walkedContinue reading “I Swung From the Willow”

Until You Return To Me

I can’t live there,in the land of broken dreams;where shadowy wisps reach,daunting and teasing. Nor can I dwellin the sea of broken hearts,where the watery graves run,crashing and thrashing. I cannot climbthe mountain of despair,where snow-crested hills crumblein dark isolation. I will not follow youdown the dark and twisty streets,where shadows fall,and unseen eyes watch.Continue reading “Until You Return To Me”

The Tears I’ve Shed

The tears I’ve shed,so many,enough to fill a river,and then some. They flow freely,releasing my sorrow,until it pools,silently at my feet. When they dry,sorrow has dissipated,but not erased,they will come once more. They hurt,they heal,they gather,they fall. Like silent dropsin an ocean,unseen,unheard. Yet, I will savour my tearsfor in their releasingcomes a knowing,that I lovedContinue reading “The Tears I’ve Shed”

A Winters Rest

Today I satin the coldstaringat the pure white snowas the sun embracedand kissed my facewarmthwithin this cold,cold day. Gentle breezesblowing byyet the warmth staysever touchingever bringinga different kind of joya renewed strength of spirita distinct type of being. As I sit quietlylooking across the lakelookingat the footprints of peoplethe tracks of the ridersthe glass ofContinue reading “A Winters Rest”

Dance

Smile,release that inner childwith arms flung high;who dances freely,solely for funand pure joy. Dance,with no limitations,no judgement;flowing freely,swaying to the beatfelt from within. Twirl,and glide,making circles;going nowhere,on your imaginary dance floor,and yet everywhere. Sway,hugging yourself,loving yourself;not caring,releasing all your troubles,and your worries. Sing,loudly or softly,keeping rhythmwith your steps;not caring who sees,or who hears. Love,freely andContinue reading “Dance”

On the Wings of a Prayer

Hold your memories closeand he will be there,think of himand he will be there,tell of himand he will be there,like the quiet whisper of the wind,he’ll come,on the wings of a prayer. Cherish the times you hadand she will be there,share her stories,and she will be there,remember her laughterand she will be there,like the morningContinue reading “On the Wings of a Prayer”

Stepping into the Light

The darkness surrounds me,but I fear notfor I am not alone.My soul moveswith the rhythm of the universe;swaying,growing,glowing. ‘Come,’ it whispers‘step out,leave the darkness,join them;the angels,singing and shiningin all their glory’. I see the light,reaching outattempting to join mine;all the lightworkers,earth angels,swaying,growing,glowing. The darkness pulls‘Do not leavestay in the shadows;you are safe herewhere no oneContinue reading “Stepping into the Light”

Day’s End

And, as the days endcomes to a close,I lie awake and ponder;what will the year bring,an end to this Covid thing? I close my eyesand dream once more,of social gatherings;long-needed hugsand heartstring tugs. My mind wandersto the heroes of these days,those who keep us going;to all who have lost,theirs is the cost. Lockdown, stay home,keepContinue reading “Day’s End”

Child of the Light

The darkness chases me always,with an awful menacing might;though it may try to dissuade me,I will not let go of my light. For God’s love is my armour,His light my soul surrounds;His legion of angels assist me,as do saints with their haloed crowns. The light will shine through the darkness,chasing the shadows away;all my anxiety,Continue reading “Child of the Light”