Tag Archives: spirituality
I posted this first in Bengeo Prayers but the joint ideas of heaven and earth seem relevant here, too. Do we stand gazing into heaven oblivious of the needs around us? Do we rush off trying to solve the world’s problems … Continue reading
I know a priest With a strong belief In angels. Everyone has Their Guardian So he says. I’ve heard him warn Don’t be their friend It will distract.
It is dark. The lights have been dimmed and the people wait in hushed expectancy. As eyes adjust, the outline of fat white candles can be faintly discerned. Candles standing in place awaiting the flame that will bring them to … Continue reading
A prayer Need not have words It can be A candle Lit to represent A heartfelt Deep desire. A large blue candle burned A while each day For many, many days For weeks And months Once words ran out To … Continue reading
In special places, So they say, The veil, Is very thin That separates Our world From heaven. Maybe so, I cannot say, But this is What I see: That veil Is like a cloudy sky Ever shifting Over me. Sometimes … Continue reading
I am the daughter of Mother Earth My flesh is formed of her dust She gave me birth; I am part of her But how could she give me a soul? The Earth is alive in a myriad ways Yet … Continue reading
I listen. He listens So Mother Theresa described her prayers. And I wonder In the silence The solitude When every little sound Sounds loud Waiting in the quiet Till noisy brain Ceases its endless chatter For a while And in … Continue reading
Bit short on time recently so here’s a repeat from last year: As I walked up the road Joy welled in my heart Unexpected Unlooked for I could have felt sad My friends gave me cause The weather made ample … Continue reading
It seems like only yesterday I wandered the neighbourhood Snapping the trees I can see what they’ve done They’ve turned themselves green What have I done, though? I haven’t turned green I’ve not changed the skyline But have I been … Continue reading
Wise and gentle Listener Giving time Giving space To let me be Just who is me As I talk I listen, too And so discover Who I am.