And as it touched your cheeks so lightly Born again you were and blushed And we touched each other lightly And we felt the presence of the Christ Within our hearts In the garden Are you a Van Morrison fan? Until somewhat recently, I’d only considered myself a mild fan of Sir George Ivan Morrison…

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Climb every mountain Ford every stream Follow every rainbow ‘Till you find your dream Dear Beautiful Reader ~ Is nature emotional?  I certainly think so.  I feel Mother Nature is processing some heavy emotions as rain drizzles out of the sky on this blustery January night. When the weather gets emotional, I get on board…

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“Life. This morning the sun made me adore it. It had, behind the dripping pine trees, the oriental brightness, orange and crimson, of a living being, a rose and an apple, in the physical and ideal fusion of a true and daily paradise.” Juan Ramon Jiminez Dear Beautiful Reader, Tonight, I’d like to take you…

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Flying over the City Of Angels ~ Pic taken by my SONshine: @walkerwilliamsx “If we never had the courage to take a leap of faith, we’d be cheating God out of a chance to mount us up with wings like eagles and watch us soar.” ~Jen Stephens Dear Beautiful Reader, Have you ever prayed to be…

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“The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.” ~ W. B. Yeats Hello, Beautiful Reader ~ On my morning stroll through the garden, these dewdrops sparkling like diamonds came along my path. They were delicately nestled in a crocheted hammock of gossamer spiderwebs and tender blades of grass–such…

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“If the doors of perception were cleansed every thing would appear to man as it is, Infinite. For man has closed himself up, till he sees all things thro’ narrow chinks of his cavern.” ~William Blake Infinity (symbol: ∞) is an abstract concept describing something without any bound and is relevant in a number of…

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APACHE BLESSING May the sun bring you energy by day, May the moon softly restore you at night, May the rain wash away your worries, May the breeze blow new strength into your being. May you walk gently through this world and know its beauty all the days of your life.   Wishing everyone a…

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Here is a double dose of soulful triumph and intense beauty expressed through the mediums of poetry and music. INVICTUS by William Earnest Henley was published in 1875, after enduring his leg being amputated due to tuberculosis. The word ‘Invictus’ is Latin for UNCONQUERED. And OUTRO by the French band M83 from their album, “Hurry…

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“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald ~ “No spring nor summer beauty has hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face” ~ John Donne Autumn has officially arrived here in the Northern Hemisphere. Earlier this morning, the autumnal equinox occurred. The light has…

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