A lake and a tree And me Time to be – About the poem It’s hard to remember the healing qualities of nature as we hustle through our days. But if we trust that power and deposit ourselves there, we will never be disappointed with the beyond-words experience.
Saturday morning I’m zipping around Ticking off errands The post office and the grocery store The hardware store, the mall Checking my watch Thankfully When I look up The Rocky Mountains Won’t let me forget them Wherever I go They stand Timelessly Above it all — About the poem: The number of ways that […]
All the emails waiting For me Are nothing Compared to a towering tree All the facts and figures I know Are nothing Compared to the glistening snow Proposals, deadlines and reports That are due Are nothing Compared to a sky of blue — About the poem: In my Sahaja Meditation class I learned that […]
Why do we sit home for hours And complain about the heat Feeling sticky and icky Whiny and sweaty In a don’t-get-me-started way We are on edge all day Yet, just minutes away A body of saltwater is aching for us to come home A sandy beach is aching to rub our feet Why do […]
Nature! My healer! You are always there for me… Aren’t you tired of me? – About the poem: I feel kinda dense. I never got the idea of “nature is a healer” until a few years ago. But, dude! Daily, in all seasons, the sea, the clouds, the moon, the forest, the river, the birds, […]
Sitting on the earth I am grounded Walking in the woods I am schooled Hearing the waves I am released Inhaling and exhaling I am healed Maybe now I can help you, heal you — About the Poem: How can we care for our planet? The truth lies in the stillness within, in nature, in […]