Monthly Archive: April, 2013

Hidden Treasure

Today, I share a very special poem; one written for me by my Dad, when I was sick with pneumonia in 1978. As the young, working Mom of two children, aged 7 and… Continue reading


πŸͺπŸͺπŸͺ🍦🍦🍦πŸͺπŸͺπŸͺ Precious moments strewn before me Each day they fill my memories Cropping up from nowhere, Like bursting leaves on springtime trees. A tiny hand in mine, A tear to wipe away, A… Continue reading

“Va Pensiero”

Tonight, as music fills this hallowed hall And transfixed patrons breathe and sigh as one, I’m moved to tears: this music from the past Performed across the sea from whence it came. The… Continue reading

Welcome Home

Was it a dream? Or perhaps a scene from younger days. Mom and Dad Came to visit last night. Happily we waved them in Scurrying to pull up chairs. For a moment, they… Continue reading

Haiku Friday: Serenity at Dawn

🌷🌷🌷🌷🌷 Birdsong creeps upon me, as starry moon sky sinks low beneath the dawn. 🌷🌷🌷🌷🌷 I am always inspired and most peaceful just before dawn, when it seems that bird song is moving… Continue reading

Vocal Gold

🎢🎢🎢🎢🎢🎢🎢🎢🎢🎢 A singable tune, with words profound Inspired by the Hebrew slaves A fitting tribute locked in time A treasure for the ages, saved. It’s become the anthem for the masses; Downtrodden, yearning… Continue reading


Sunrise nigh.. Soaring above sea foam, Searching for Sustenance. Day by day… Driven by dawn’s drumbeat, Diving for Deliverance.

A Glimpse of Glory

The irony is evident: This vision of perfection passes before our eyes, unnoticed. We think our lives to be the goal. Without our knowing, We suppress our raison d’Γͺtre: To become. Suddenly we… Continue reading

Hidden Surprise

🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹 Casement canvas before me, a surprise! French garden gathered within marble, stony granite rock. Sunlight streaming in through aged vines, coaxing colorful coleus; and verdant vines reach skyward as if in prayer. 

Second Chances

We’d been lost for years, Searching for a sign that things might change. At each juncture, We chose our path together Trusting that our charge into the new century, Would alter The trajectory… Continue reading

Haiku Friday: Serenity

I Remember When

I remember when: telephones were on walls, desktops or in phone booths. ‘Super 8′ was the hi-tech way to capture home movies; and when mini-computers were 10 feet by three by five, and… Continue reading

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