Did you know that writing is a good way to help yourself to find answers? Did you know that getting out of your own way and writing what wants to be written can be therapeutic as well as insightful? Did you know that writing poetry can be an inspired creative outlet, a wonderful tool for … Continue reading Writing Poems
In a slight departure from the 'norm' today I wrote lyrics for a rap song! It is a type of poem, I suppose one could say! It seemed to write itself. Elevate your state Hey, man! What’s on your plate? You wanna find a new way You wanna find a way to relate You wanna … Continue reading Elevate Your State ~ A Rap Poem
I AmI am as beautiful as the dawn. I am as fragile as a morning star. I am as delicate as the dew on a rose. I am as fleeting as a wisp of cloud. I am here today, and I am gone tomorrow. Love me now, while I am with you. Love me while … Continue reading I Am ~ A Poem
If you canLive where you love the sounds that you'll hearWhere you love the sights that you'll seeWhere you love the feelings you getWhere you love the hope that you hearIf you can.Where you love the people you'll meetWhere you love the beat that you'll feelWhere you love the sunrise or sunsetWhere you love the … Continue reading If You Can ~ A Poem
The Artist Is In All The architect creates beauty in structure, The gardener paints beauty with plants, The poet sketches beauty with words, The musician shares beauty through sound, The dancer carries beauty in movement, The actor frees beauty through expression, The designer styles beauty with form, The artist nurtures and captures it all ... … Continue reading The Artist Is In All ~ A Poem
This week I am speaking in a few different places about the need to maintain optimism in any situation.I have found that optimism is the one factor that has enabled me to overcome most of the hardships in my life and that being an Optimist has made it possible for me to get back up … Continue reading Maintaining Optimism
Dear Readers, I have MORE exciting news! My first book is published and it launched today!! This is such a welcome and thrilling milestone for me. It is also highly significant, in that I have overcome many obstacles to get to this point, only some of which are noted in the blog. You might have … Continue reading My First Book Is Launched!
Sneak preview! Excitement is building. First the ebook, my first ever, then the paperback will follow. Do you like the cover? I am thrilled with it. Stand by for more announcements, as the process moves towards the finish line for this first phase. Once it's on the 'stage', I shall be inviting everyone to buy … Continue reading First Book of Ten Poems Coming Soon!
Conundrum And Irony It is important to know your WHY. My life is so full of conundrums and irony. Now more than ever. Why, Lord, Why? What shall I do, Lord? Stand. Walk in the Light. Stay in the beam of positive vibrations. Keep to the narrow path. Stand. Do not run away from … Continue reading Conundrum And Irony ~ A Poem
Asked: “Why Do You Write?” Answer: “I write because I can’t draw … No, that is not entirely true. I write because it is the music I make without a keyboard with sounds. I write because I have written since I was a little girl, learning to spell, standing in line to have … Continue reading Why Do I Write ~ Revisited