Tag Archives: meditation

When life gives you lemons…

I sit in the sun Sipping lemon and ginger with honey Surrounded by the scent of lemon blossoms A bee comes And sits on my thumb I ponder What does it mean to be indigenous to a place.

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Opportunity/deceit

We want We pine, we conspire Plan, hope, and plot All to get what we haven’t got Whether we really need it or not! The little white dog Danced at the door Asking to go out Or so it seemed … Continue reading

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Sip

Take a deep sip of beauty Every Day

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Witness

I opened the door After the storm Expecting to find fallen trees But All I saw was the huge tail feathers Of two grand birds Taking to flight across my yard As leaves swirled around my feet. ………. Sometimes, More … Continue reading

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Wet

Clouds form A gentle rain begins to fall Salt water fills my eyes Beside the road An ibis stands Reminding me of the importance of all kinds of wetlands

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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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