Tag Archives: Spiritual Poetry

Maybe Someday

“Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and blind can see.” – Mark Twain MAYBE SOMEDAY   Maybe someday we’ll meet where words are not necessary, for our souls will sing ever so tenderly.   Maybe someday we’ll … Continue reading

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Like a River

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” – Maya Angelou Photo credit: bing.com Glacier National Park LIKE A RIVER   Like a mountain stream with its winding journey … Continue reading

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Canvas of Life

“Let us be kind to one another, for most of us are fighting a hard battle.” – Ian MacLaren  Art credit: fineartamerica.com CANVAS OF LIFE   The comfort of a gloomy morning, its grayness like a canvas hanging in the … Continue reading

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Yosemite’s Heartbeat

“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop away from you like … Continue reading

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All Too Human

“Despair is the price one pays for self-awareness. Look deeply into life, and you’ll always find despair.” ― Irvin D. Yalom ALL TOO HUMAN   Darkness and light, death and life, despair and hope, sharing the same ground we all … Continue reading

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Daily Greetings

“Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back, everything is different…” – C.S. Lewis Photo credit: Avi Drori at Yosemite Conservancy DAILY GREETINGS Before I say good-bye I must say hello – my daily … Continue reading

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The Song of Trees

“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them – that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.” – Lao Tzu THE SONG OF TREES And so … Continue reading

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Lullaby

“Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.” – Langston Hughes LULLABY It’s stormy outside but I don’t mind it. Sitting on the lanai absorbing … Continue reading

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Wisdom of the Spiritual Field

“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” ―  Søren Kierkegaard WISDOM OF THE SPIRITUAL FIELD There is a field between an ancient tree and youthful sky where the roots reach deep and hope travels free. … Continue reading

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