Silence is Patience in Observation

Though our world teaches us that immediate action is success and conviction, I find that to be a false illusion. Reactive responses are filled with fear and uncertainty and leads to more mishaps if time isn’t accepted to absorb what is and determine where we stand. In times when accomplishments rush our way, it’s easyContinue reading “Silence is Patience in Observation”

The One That Bears It

A goose egg lies beneath silken hair, Hidden from vision And unfelt beyond the one that bears it. It holds memories and injury That continues beyond the moment, And haunts the one that bears it. It is something that isn’t spoken of, That cannot and could not be controlled And has brought experience only enjoyedContinue reading “The One That Bears It”

December, Month of Enjoyment

For the month of December, and my last monthly theme, I’ve chosen enjoyment as my theme. To me, enjoyment is about connecting to my inner peace. In whatever circumstance I find myself in, I am in enjoyment when I give myself time to be conscious of my feelings and thoughts in the moment.  Throughout myContinue reading “December, Month of Enjoyment”

October 2021 Poem Reflection

Thirty years ago, I was thrown to the ground. In a state of unconsciousness, life threw me a curve ball. Twelve years ago, I thought I knew how it all should be. In a state of guilt and worry, life offered me a gift I thought I wasn’t allowed. Seven years ago, I walked acrossContinue reading “October 2021 Poem Reflection”

October, Month of Wet and Dry

For the month of October, I’ve chosen the contrast of wet and dry as the theme of the month because I feel that this is the month when we let go of the dry Summer heat and transition into new moisture levels to accommodate the changing season. When I think of wet, I relate moistureContinue reading “October, Month of Wet and Dry”