It was a chrysalis; a pod that holds a baby butterfly. I looked up in the tree above. “You fell didn’t you? How can I get you back?” There was no answer, no help. I carried the chrysalis to my cave and put it in a very safe place. “What should I do with you?Continue reading “Rebirth #easter #love #sacrifice”
A wave pushes me under look in eyes of anathema there’s never been love’s glow my spirit is weak I tremble alone you hand me the knife “Do it. “ die- get it over with there is one heard my cry in the wilderness *** The words pour out. One woman echos the words ofContinue reading “I Want To Die… #devotion #prayer #Covid19”
Handful of Petals Winter cannot douse your warmth Heart Filled * Wishing each of you a Valentine’s Day filled with hope and a dollop of love!!!!
Fingertips meet Warm glow etches the dawn sizzle…
They curse the dry unyielding ground stubble from impotent crops remain toppled huts call out in anger “we will never be whole again they have maligned our children destroyed our spirit” only bitter weeds grow strong *** lovingly they pour water on hardened ground fingers soiled with ancestral dirt music filters through new huts goldenContinue reading “Restored #forgiveness #poetry #uganda”
drop of love endures storm’s seas strong arms To the woman whose strength is her beauty. Her compassion is her smile. She wills us to be better and she stands by us in our worst moments. Her applause thunders in pride in our success. One day to radiate our love back!!
grappled with your verse making much sense turned them over in my head all the things that you’d said your blue was grey my yellow faded away we loved the same I caressed your name lost in your prose how you did it who knows “we never met” I sigh I live between your linesContinue reading “Sigh #poets #photography”
Generous the soul that gives what little he possess in such a manner shed a light gave life’s gift away *** ~Some stories are easier to tell in prose~ There was a boy neither old nor young he had two little sisters. He wasn’t strong nor was he weak but always a protector. There came aContinue reading “The Gift Giver #Christmas #giving #generosity #children”
The gift I send is love you cant pack it in a box or wrap it up and send it on a plane with a friend 1000 beads cant take its place red, green and silver ribbon can’t outshine its beauty it can’t be sealed in ziploc bags with a kiss village children won’tContinue reading “A Gift to U #uganda #christmas”
you ask me what I do so many hats sit in a corner I point… some are dusty others can no longer be worn I’m tired… paper leaves scatter rose petals crumble with age misunderstood… children I have loved stories I have told one heart… no value a head shakes pennies fall from myContinue reading “And I can… #poetry #art #love #uganda”