Twelve days, and it’s probably one of the longest period of absence from my blog. And in this “quiet” period, I’ve been spending time doing the things I love and with the ones I love, all in service of a certain malaise that hit. Long moments of reflection and pondering, of re-establishing a solid ground... Continue Reading →
There are moments when one is at peace driving along a busy road where sound is not noise where society is a welcome sight a reminder that life is simple. Saw a man sitting on a bench on a train platform teeming with life He had headphones on and a book to read cocooned within... Continue Reading →
So it is I lay to rest amidst the green and nature's arms, to reignite the love once had but now dimmed in concrete jungle of greed and despair, temporary haven from the cries of need and wants; I now lay weary to the call of peace and my heart's grace. ~ FlorenceT This... Continue Reading →
Whether you celebrate Christmas or not, my wish for you remains. - FlorenceT Image © 2015 SianTD Copyright reserved. © 2015 FlorenceT Copyright reserved. The author asserts her moral and legal rights over this work.
Time drifts into a path of mayhem without a destination. Setting my course on the waters of peace and calm. I turn my fate toward that which holds my compass true. There is no turning back once truth has been found. Does your life fear reality in all it's frayed tapestry? Do your hours... Continue Reading →
Our love knows not time Through tempest the gods declare A calm, you are near. - FlorenceT Here is a video clip to go with the haiku. One of my all-time favourite actor dancing with his wife to a beautiful song sung by one of the best female vocalist ever. © 2015 Copyright... Continue Reading →
RonovanWrites Haiku Challenge 57 with prompt words - Bust, Must The bust of Buddha Symbol of compassion, grace Must bring certain peace? - FlorenceT © 2015 Copyright reserved. The author asserts her moral and legal rights over this work.
We wake each morning to a new day. And each new day, we can choose to begin afresh but, I do not know about you, I tend to see the same things, do similar things… and sometimes experience the same discontent, annoyed by the same matters, aggravated by the same people or situations. As Anais... Continue Reading →
The rain beats down incessantly. The sky without a hint of blue, grey clouds hovering. The damp in the air sends chills through me, the cold unceasing. Perhaps there is something to be said for synchronicity. So on a day of tears and gloom, I sit down to write about nurturing, seeking to add my... Continue Reading →
In this final post for 2014, I wish for you... Peace, that is to be in a place of chaos, noise, trouble and adversity, and still know your Self within the silence of your soul. Love, which is universal, unconditional and complete with compassion and affection. Harmony where you are Whole and not discordant,... Continue Reading →
I am thankful for my world. At the same time, I am aware and constantly reminded of others' worlds so unlike mine. For them chaos and violence, loss abounds. This is my hope. One day I'll see Men of all colours Sharing words of love and devotion. ... I believe in the people Of all... Continue Reading →
‘Come away from the din. Come away to the quiet fields, over which the great sky stretches, and where, between us, and the stars, there lies but silence; and there, in the stillness let us listen to the voice that is speaking within us.’ Jerome K Jerome Today, I choose to leave... to... Continue Reading →
I come here, as I often do, to fill my senses and to absorb the peace that characterizes this little nook. There is always something to appreciate, and I use this word as it is defined, "to recognize the full worth of", here. I sit on the one weather-worn bench and just be - the... Continue Reading →