Showing posts from August, 2015

Words that Inspire

Words Words that inspire come easy at first bubble over like a bottle of cheap champagne; phrases that mean nothing on the surface suddenly voice themselves and make their presence known - their presence with their sticky truth alter what you think is possible. Exotic. Innocuous words inspire if the time is right their sparks touching the joy-light within; the feel of dreams touching earth is like nothing words can describe even though they try and the soul rejoices as heaviness lifts and lightness descends infusing the atmosphere with inspiration.  This is a poem I wrote after thinking about inspiration, goals and dreams. I have read so many books on those very topics and love many quotes about them as well.  Do you have a favorite quote, saying or book on motivation ,inspiration, dreams? How do you stay inspired?      Thank you for sharing my words today!!

Friendship, Poetry, Inspiration

Welcome! Thanks for stopping by today!      I have been inspired to write a poem about friendship today, thanks to a dear friend. I am very grateful for the friends I have. I am thankful for the support and encouragement that I received from them when I opted to start writing. My life is richer because of my friends. I have a feeling you could say the same. Friends enrich our lives in so many ways, don't they? Through ups and downs, they are there for us. And we are there for them. So, here's  my poem. Inspired by the greatness that is friendship. Friendship Something winds its way among souls a force both fragile and strong It brings joy and deep, shining grace to what seems like million mornings and the peace of mind born of a tender knowing; it is a journey of still movements between hearts and grows ever richer ever deeper with the involvement in the tears and dreams of another; our hearts are opened, our spirits expanded by the expansive, e