Being alive, Haiku, Poetry

Knowledge #Haiku 212

information sates while knowledge excites the mind, still wisdom eludes. ~ FlorenceT   This haiku is a contribution to Ronovan's Haiku Challenge #212. This week's prompt words are sates and fuels. If you are interested in participating, go to RonovanWrites and check out his weekly challenge published every Monday - it comes with "how-to" if you are new… Continue reading Knowledge #Haiku 212

Being Woman, Reflection, Spirit & Soul, The Self

The Crone and I

“All futures are tinted by the way in which you choose to view them.” Cat Hellisen 'Mother, Crone, Maiden'   What image pops into your head when you hear the word ‘crone’? What characteristics do you associate with this female archetype? Does she remind you of the 3 witches in ‘Macbeth’, ‘fire burn and cauldron… Continue reading The Crone and I

Beauty, Being alive

Sometimes all you can do

Sometimes all you can do Is take a deep breath Look up to the moon And accept the inevitability Of the passing of love Sometimes all you can do Is look back to the life As the stars shine on And see the beauty there is In moments of bliss Sometimes all you can do… Continue reading Sometimes all you can do

Being alive, Poetry

Today I practise

Today I practise silence Silence of the age-old sage Silence that rings far and wide Silence that holds a thousand dreams. Today I practise patience Patience of an old soul Patience that carries many faiths Patience that embraces its own truths. Today I practise stillness Stillness of the prayerful nun Stillness that transcends worldly knowns… Continue reading Today I practise