Sweet, Sweet Spirit

When I am dead, my dearest, Sing no sad songs for me; Plant thou no roses at my head, Nor shady cypress tree: Be the green grass above me With showers and dewdrops wet; And if thou wilt, remember, And if thou wilt, forget.  ~ Christina Rossetti For Gina Nichole Leach May 31. It’s been … More Sweet, Sweet Spirit

Finding Neverland

Day 6 – A – Z Challenge “It is worse to stay where one does not belong at all than to wander about lost for a while and looking for the psychic and soulful kinship one requires.”― Clarissa Pinkola Estés Second star on the right, straight on ’til morning. One of my favorite movies is … More Finding Neverland

Live Long & Prosper

The essential conditions of everything you do must be choice, love, passion. ~ Nadia Boulanger Don’t Worry. Be Happy. Yesterday I waited all day for a call from my doctor. I had some uterine tissue biopsied earlier this week, and she promised me the results by Friday. I told myself not to worry, but I felt … More Live Long & Prosper

Zzzzzzzz

Sleep is the best meditation.~ Dalai Lama A – Z Challenge – Day 26 (Better late than never) Sleep, sleeplessness Lately, sleep’s been fitful and hard to come by. When I do sleep, I awaken every couple of hours, troubled by watery dreams I find myself stewing in. I dream of rivers and tides, slippery stones, … More Zzzzzzzz

Time In a Bottle

“Live to the point of tears.” ~ Camus A – Z Challenge – Day 20 If I could save time in a bottle Awake again in the middle of the night, called to go outside. I stand under the stars and watch the moon rise. Inside my head, a song* from a movie I saw at … More Time In a Bottle