This is a new article I wrote for The Power of the Heart. I’m now writing monthly for their blog. Join me in celebrating this phenomenal book AND film. Maya Angelou is in the film along with many, many other spiritual and creative leaders of our time. Share this with yourself and gift it to your friends. Namaste.Continue reading “3 Points of Wisdom From Maya Angelou”
GRATITUDE Gratitude for beauty brown solid wood red velvet dreams and white cotton understood no longer angry toward a world just set adrift like clouds reasons there are many and then there is truth beauty’s soul mate – From HERO, a collection of poems written between 1990-2001
Dear Artist, I see your true expression. I feel the energy you do, of that in which you use to create. When I was a young boy, I felt very much the same way as you. The war raging within our own family and social environments. The war between awe and isolation, aliveness and oppression,Continue reading “Dear Artist”
Here are three poems from HERO. “EARTH SPEAKS”…because there is always a message. “TWO CLOUDS” …because although everything is energy and transforming, we miss so much by not living in the present. And, “TO BE LOVED” …because we often undervalue the simple words.
GOSSAMER DREAMS I remember when the sun set we would look across the bay we would say well baby look at the lights…there’s another today I know I am greater because you were in my life I wish I could visit those days again cuz that’s all we have…one night when I hear the newsContinue reading “Gossamer Dreams”
We are all heroes of Love. We are heroes of our dreams — of our children — and of our own inner child. Our journey is courageous dear friends and bitter and bright — full of colour and mystery and light. We are all heroes of LOVE. Why are we heroes of love? Because weContinue reading “We Are All Heroes of LOVE”
This morning while editing a collection of older poems I plan to get out this month, I came across this introduction I wrote in 2002 for one of the chapbooks “Cadbury Castle”. Still seems timely. #HappySunday#LoveEachOther #BecauseWeCan Here it is: “I know as we move forward in this world, we are leaping blindly into a future of technologyContinue reading “Acceptance Over Tolerance”