When inspiration does not come, I go for a walk, go to the movies, talk to a friend, let go… The muse is bound to return again, especially if I turn my back! ~Judy Collins
This is the 3rd in Project Good Thoughts a spin off of The Good Words project, and my tribute to singer Lynn Anderson. Rest in Peace Lynn, but don't stop singing.
The speaker of the poem asserts that these “little fragments” come from “above” or from the higher consciousness that is one with Divinity.
The final selection of poems from my Soaring Wings chapbook in tribute to my lost loved ones
There's something about a river, a babbling brook or a stream that captures our imagination. Artists have attempted to capture the essence of rivers in their paintings, poetry and songs.
This is a poem inspired by Marianne Williamson's "Our Deepest Fear" (in A Return To Love: Reflections on the Principles of A Course in Miracles), which was quoted by Nelson Mandela in 1994, during his Presidential...
Mystical poets, like saints, are in the world but not of it. Hopkins' "God's Grandeur" demonstrates that this poet used his craft as a means of relating to the Divine.
These are poems about the miracle that I call life, a gift from God day after day. Life is a true miracle, a celebration of being alive.
I have decided to follow Jesus, no turning back, no turning back!
I wrote this poem after my husband Joseph's passing. I was told it reflects the bargaining stage of grief. Seven years later, I have updated it with my own process through the 7 stages of grieving.