Tag Archives: emotion

Wanting words

Ancient words Eternal truths New insights as I read I want these words Within my heart To meet my every need. Do you ever get that feeling when you read something that you can’t bear to leave the words behind … Continue reading

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Cold beauty

Moist dim light as I left Sun hinting at its presence In rosy clouds The moon sinking away in the west. A little later as I returned It was cold, so cold Yet the sun as up and the sky … Continue reading

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Autumn

Oh for a breeze To dry out the leaves Then for some fun In bright Autumn sun Kicking through piles Red, yellow and bronze Crispy and crunching And crackling with joy Why do such simple things make us feel so … Continue reading

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Wellbeing

I was recently reading something about serotonin and levels of depression. It reminds me of the advice to dig your fingernails hard into the flesh at the base of the thumb in order to numb headaches etc. The theory being … Continue reading

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Seasons

September should be Autumn Season of nostalgia Time for moving on. Time for letting go Time for remembering Time for taking stock. But today is more like Summer A time to simply be A day of lazy sunshine Enjoy it … Continue reading

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More thoughts about time

If you’ve read many of my posts you’ll be aware that time is a subject that I keep coming back to one way and another and may have deduced that it holds quite a fascination for me. Today I keep … Continue reading

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Letting go

I am no longer jealous because I no longer need what she stole Can we still claim to have forgiven when it is passage of time rather than an act of will that dissolves our hurt and resentment?

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A word fitly spoken

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver. (Proverbs 25 v 11) Not a proverb you hear quoted very often but one of my favorites nevertheless. Just think of the immeasurable value of the word … Continue reading

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Living the Story

I was talking with a friend about teenage romance and expectations of life and commented that we were brought up on the Cinderella story. And we reminisced over the ballroom scene in The Sound of Music. After a while it … Continue reading

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Happiness

This morning started with me feeling happy. I walked down the road with music bubbling in my head. Gradually this resolved into a tune and then words; it was part of an ancient hymn, Be thou my vision, O Lord … Continue reading

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