Category Archives: Poems

Becoming

Once, you inspired a fire in my heartspace, One that smelled of cedar trees and sandalwood And felt like a thunderstorm. This fire is not for you, not anymore. I can no longer bear the weight of your memory and … Continue reading

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To be held

You’re not alone darling. Do you feel alone?   Why?   That slight coolness you feel Is only my cupped hand Laid along your cheek.   Feel my breath near your temple As I kiss you with all the tenderness … Continue reading

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Snow in the spring

Spring is supposed to be here full of green, and warm showers. The rain this morning had me worried but the weather report soothed my fears. 47 degrees by the afternoon! Or something like that. So I left for work. … Continue reading

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Winter retreats, and I find my writing voice again

I haven’t written on here in a while.  I thought maybe my muse had gone on vacation, but further inquiry has left  me to believe that I’ve just been stagnant in regards to my creative thoughts.  I usually undergo a … Continue reading

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Blessed Be

I had forgotten about this poem I found a few years ago.  I just spent an agonizing 15 minutes trying to find it, not remembering anything about it except the words ‘blessing’ and ‘glass’, and the general idea of the … Continue reading

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The Invitation, A poem by Oriah Mountain Dreamer

“It doesn’t interest me what you do for a living. I want to know what you ache for, and if you dare to dream of meeting your heart’s longing. It doesn’t interest me how old you are. I want to … Continue reading

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To be alive

Think often of the connections you have with others.  The shared joy of an amazing moment, the quietness of a deep friendship.  Do not dim down the expressions of love that come raging through your body like the sudden appearance … Continue reading

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