door of Hope

door of Hope

Valley of Achor desert of trouble buried in rubble pull me out pull me up away from the wild well watered away from the war well waged away from the wind protected and planted stable and strong no longer lost tossed blown or thrown rooted and ready secure and steady...
the dream door

the dream door

the dream door opened quickly something new to explore the heart soared even in sorrow sadness so deep one could know one could find joy to seep through the mind the pain, the fear and then it...
stifling the true self

stifling the true self

the world around me stares not quite knowing what to say young ones and old, all have spoken strange words, words of unawares words that speak deeply to me revealing the heart of their soul. such moments i do recall from my earlier years stifling the true self, but i...
unknown answers

unknown answers

how long shall i stay? who will say? will you show me the way? do i think of a plan…wait for a man… or decide what to do when i think i can? for what do i wait? why do i hope? how much longer can i cope? what age will i be? when will i see? who will...
emerge

emerge

enter, go in the tent for the night note the moon, the fading light feel the wind, watch the trees soar make a bed on the earth’s floor talk, laugh until you can no more hear the people and dogs next door wait for the coming of the day see the sun as dark goes...
lost in a dream

lost in a dream

my heart is heavy and i am lost in a dream. nothing in life is quite what it seems. we come to a point or period of time where it feels we are losing more than we gain. there is still hope in my life, a small subtle sign that all is not lost — pockets of joy i...