We Are Blessed With Humor

I am too prideful Monday I lost seven pounds Tuesday I found them   Source Of All Blessings   You bless us With humor - ours and others'. Laughter at ourselves, our predicaments, Our foibles. Laughter at our situation, its dangers, Its ludicrousness, With guffaws, chuckles, winces We physically relax and let go. Our worries … Continue reading We Are Blessed With Humor

Thank You For The Lessons Of Life

  Stay with me a bit, hummingbird so beautiful. Stay. My heart still smiles.     Source Of All Blessings   You bless us with long lines and waiting to teach us patience, with uncertainty to teach us humility, with isolation to teach us contemplation and the time to watch hummingbirds come and go and … Continue reading Thank You For The Lessons Of Life

Form, Delivery, Purpose, Substance

  Rotate Methodist You get: tisdohteM. Oddly Still, it's all the same. Source Of All Blessings   You bless us with churches and schools and hospitals, our sources of faith, learning, and care in good times and bad, in stability and in chaos. Their form might change, their delivery of love, and lessons, and caregiving … Continue reading Form, Delivery, Purpose, Substance

Entering Into Spring

Anxiety, fears Three birds wing by, silhouettes now my mind is clear Two geese pace. They walk Our neighbor's driveway their pond entering into spring Nest sitting alone Branches bare, solitary The leaves are coming Grasses' birth canal Roots in utero-cycling Pushing from Earth's womb The morning birds sing spring buds on empty branches hope … Continue reading Entering Into Spring