Blogging, Haiku, Magnetic Poetry, Poetry

Happy, Alive, Beautiful and Free: A Butterfly Haiku

Today is Haiku Poetry Day. In honor of that I spent some time with the online Magnetic Poetry kit. Using one of my photos as a guide I wrote a haiku about a happy butterfly.   A Happy Butterfly   Happy and alive Butterfly resting in grass Beautiful and free      Faithful Bloggers is a group… Continue reading Happy, Alive, Beautiful and Free: A Butterfly Haiku

Five Minute Friday, Haiku, Holy Week, Inspirational, Photography, Poetry, Uncategorized

Resurrection of Jesus Means Hope Will Never Die

The Resurrection of Jesus is one of the greatest events in history, but the few days before it were filled with sadness and pain. Empty is the Five Minute Friday word for this week. His mother, Mary, would have been crushed as she saw him hanging there. But I like to think she knew the prophecies and held… Continue reading Resurrection of Jesus Means Hope Will Never Die

Blogging, Inspirational, Poetry, Uncategorized

Wondering What I’ll Find as I Wander Through the Woods

Though I haven't done it in awhile, I love to take walks in the woods. While making my way along, wondering what I'll find, I begin to feel less stressed, relaxing as I enjoy the fresh air and beauty surrounding me.  I am blessed to live beside a woodland area with a variety of plants, trees… Continue reading Wondering What I’ll Find as I Wander Through the Woods

Haiku, Inspirational, Photography, Poetry

Breezes, Sunshine, Waves and Sand: Poetry from the Beach

Earlier this month my husband and I had a short but lovely vacation in Florida with some of his siblings. The sun, the waves, the sand, the breezes that were both mild and strong, the blue sky and white clouds – all worked together to bring refreshment and reduce stress.     Weekly Haiku Challenge… Continue reading Breezes, Sunshine, Waves and Sand: Poetry from the Beach

Haiku, Magnetic Poetry, Poetry

Nature Can Give Rest and Inspire Poetry

Tonight I have been busy at work writing more poetry from the online Nature Magnetic Poetry Kit. The first shows how nature can help us rest and at the same time inspire poetry. The second one celebrates love and the poetry it inspires. . Poetry From Nature   Like seasons of life Poetry is fresh and… Continue reading Nature Can Give Rest and Inspire Poetry

Blogging, Inspirational, Magnetic Poetry, Photography, Poetry

Peace Through the Darkest Seasons of Life

We have just been through a dark season in our lives. The flu hit my family hard this past month and we are finally coming out of it. Where is peace when pain and fever rack our bodies?     With all the unrest in our country right now and strong, differing opinions, how can we… Continue reading Peace Through the Darkest Seasons of Life