bouts of rain

all the sudden rain little droplets substantial enough falling down like wind chimes resounding  on a puddle  look closely becomes a pond look closely becomes a lake look closely ripples out to the edges and the trees wave hello from my favorite spot look closely  find  an unexpected surprise that no one can predict  magic…

for moments we don’t understand 

drifting into space  across universes spinning like a star wandering through green running through golden fields standing as the wind blows hair back into infinity  touch the brightness above  and the light falls like snowflakes like flower petals like a rainbow who bounces from brook to brook rocks lean forward to listen and clouds give…

thank you to the earth

i give thanks to the earth for giving us what we need for giving us shelter, food, and water for giving us beauty and inspiration  thank you for trees that help us breathe  song birds for all the animals and plants that spring up from the earth  thank you for the sun above and the…

blanket of clouds

sky is a sea of opaque clouds stretching out into infinity  sunlight illuminates the pearly mist it moves slowly observing the land below at the horizon clouds morph into shapes these are the clouds from distant places traveling through mountains and over oceans beautiful sculptures which let the dreamer contemplate infatuated 

half moon bay

the ground almost ate my shoes today i thought i would slip off into the dark viscous goo that threatened to mutilate my new shoes it was a poor choice in hindsight  but shoes will collect dust and become worn at some point i saw the most amazing sunset with clouds long and thin purple…

sea shell and the ocean

sea shell on the beach looked like a piece of an ancient statue i stopped to pick it up i held it in my hand and i felt its edges graze my palm when the ocean calls to me i walk and walk i could walk endlessly my stamina is immeasurable because ocean and i…

everywhere i look is a painting

orange clouds across the sky like someone opened up a crayon box and decided to pick some new colors and scattered bright lights hovering above the ground fairies making processions across the land each star calls out a name until all you hear is a cacaphony of names like raindrops collecting dew in the sunlight…

leaf

glossy leaf with ridges that look like ribbon gives protection against all kinds of negativity green is the color of healing  leaves that cool and wrap  leaves that contain wisdom of millions of years each year  returning to the same forgotten mysteries to unwravel and smooth the cord the connection to the past yes, leaves…

within the forest

Deep within the forest is a secret pool of cold, still water. Where ripples rebound to the outer edges of the rock. Where moonlight and sunlight and starlight shimmer on the surface. They are the ones welcome to play here day by day. If you dipped your toe into this secret pool of cold, clear…