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Sabbath Hymns

The loudest hymn I heard this morning Filled me with blessings I scanned the trees looking for the soloist And there On the lowest branch Was the tiniest bird. …… Sing your sabbath songs No matter what anyone says Sing … Continue reading

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Doorways

I cannot paint the poodle tonight. He has cancer and is dying. So I paint those that surround him as he lies on the studio floor. Looking out the door. We are all in transition, We are all on a … Continue reading

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Teach a cat to sit

There is no need to teach a cat to sit zazen But To have a common language Regardless of species Is a good thing So The cat teaches me zazen, And I teach her The cue for sit. Together we … Continue reading

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Bump

What is a log to one, Is a stick to another… What is a stick to one, Is a toy to another. and place of rest for my eye, And You. Sometimes we all long To be a bump on … Continue reading

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Tiny blessing

They call me, Mini Me, But I am smaller than that, Je suis petite. Je suis l’amour! ….. She was a Snow White blessing A wee princess in a pink ruff Just when things we’re getting tough. Thank you, mon … Continue reading

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Reach

The Tiniest of Beings Green and Sentient Climbs across the window pane & Leaps onto the threshold And onto my page. The light of Love shines through many windows And into every heart. ……….. Everything Reaches Towards You

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Play

In the dark times, Sad times, Stressful times We’re often told to be serious…. To be respectful … But what can we do that honors life more? Play! Leap! Laugh! Then snuggle, Cuddle, Love.

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