Inked with Love

May (poem)

Jul
28

I am grateful for the sun
It may be hot, but I am warm

I am grateful for the wind
It may be cold, but I can breathe

I am grateful for my friends
They may tease, but I am loved

I am grateful for the day
I may be tired, but I’m alive

Prayer 010. Remind Me (poem)

Jul
28

Today, remind me who to be
A child of God in everything
To hold to You, O Lord, and cling
To the love of Christ in me

Transcend (poem)

Jul
25

Look into my butterfly heart
Look beneath my tight furl’d wings
In the cocoon, that dark, close part
There transcend terrestial things
I’ll wake soon
And leave cocoon

Burning Bridges (poem)

Jul
24

Yesterday, a bridge
Today, the ashy water
Pours out of my mouth
Like a mighty river

there’s water (poem)

Jul
09

there’s water under the bridge
it’s gone, long gone, by now
but there’s a channel in the earth
of our history and a bridge

dawn echo (poem)

Jul
09

echoing into the darkness
shines the light
open my eyes to brightness
newness of sight
shake out my newborn wings
and rise in flight

Another word for (poem)

Jul
09

Technical difficulties
Is another word
For universe having a laugh

rush (poem)

Feb
01

softly, we open our mouths and whisper
silence wept beneath the rush
of the silent rushing water
under our bridge — Hush, dear; hush

photograph (poem)

Feb
01

wander through, like sunlight on my fingertips
I cast about the empty room,
like a dancer caught in arabesque
frozen in the midst of time
like a photograph in endless light