Tag Archives: Rise

TO BEGIN WITH SUCCESS

Bed in time. . . head and spine smooth draped to sleep in horizontal line, the mind a while to retire, life signs low like a purple flame well tamed on a back burner fire. . . Timely awake the … Continue reading

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ASCENDANT IN THE HARVEST SKY

Night falls. . . cricket calls. . . blue darkness comes to drape behind the black-appearing oak’s thick to spindly finger branches, spun from its trunk so sturdy broad and tall. Eyes raise to gaze at a slow ascending, brilliant … Continue reading

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WHETHER WE ARE BOUND TO RISE

Autumn: the yellowing and desiccation– green, brilliant leaves ignite our sight and fade, but, they brightly start to glow– in their short-lived, red-gold clothes, to woody branches fiercely clinging– just like fire, as they get on their way to leave, … Continue reading

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LIFE– BE BRAVE! AND LOVE!

Life. . . +++++Brace yourself! +++++Be brave. . . +++++and love. . . Attack it +++++as would a saber tooth, +++++full fierce and sharp +++++as any knife, Surrender to it, +++++soft +++++as any dove. . . Pick up +++++each worthy, … Continue reading

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SENDING LOVE TO THE MOURNING

Love to you in this fresh twilight of grief, as you progress from the night of new mourning to the time beyond, where will rise the new light of morning.

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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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THE LIGHT AT THE TOP OF THE TUNNEL

In a hole. . . gotta climb– just when you feel the most you’ll ever do is crawl. . . Breathe. . . to your gut, sink in. . . allow your heart to beat. . . listen to its … Continue reading

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