Tag Archives: Quiet

GOD, PEACE!

God, peace!. . . Please, give me peace! The voices, the choices, the one who belittles, the Benzes, pliĆ©s, Rolls Royces. . . The people, the cries, and the chimes from the steeple, blown away the wrong way in the … Continue reading

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DON’T JUST DO SOMETHING– SIT THERE!

Don’t just do something– sit there! No– not on the phone– not on the computer– Sit, take in fresh air. . . allow a spate of stillness there, in which the outer din can fade, and inner whisperings enter in, … Continue reading

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HOLING UP

Furthermore, sometimes holing up in quiet stillness will be worth and yield more than any feat of strength or fastness, if we really, truly feel in need of keeping score.

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THE MOST IMPORTANT SOUND IN MUSIC

The most important sound in music is the rest. . . for it’s only in the quiet that we pick up all the rest of it and ply it, and shape it to the grasp of our wee brains, until, … Continue reading

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THE COLOR OF A SOFT GRAY DAY

A soft gray day, late January. . . the pale sun, the ambiance so airy breathe life and light to spring’s small blooms, and gentle pop of squirrel peep, plus bubbling fresh birdsong. . . the clear, cool warmth, the … Continue reading

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A WINTER MORNING’S GREETING

Good morning. Sunshine and smiles, starry peace and quiet as the solstice approaches and the strength of the Spirit prevails.

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WAVES AT HIGH TIDE

Waves at high tide. . . they rise and rush– not only soaking sands of beach but rudely slapping towering walls of rocks, which are shoring up the beach’s other side. . . it’s quite a ride. . . and … Continue reading

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