Monthly Archives: January, 2014

A Farm Style Fairy Tale

Aisling  Before she moved to the farm, She did not know whether she was made more of Daisies and dreams Or mystery and moss… Or perhaps mostly of midnight and memories. She came to the farm so that she could sprinkle radish seeds on cool soil And then pull them up a few weeks later …

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Listening to My Own Counsel

Carmen R. Sonnes When we reach a difficult crossroad in life, we often go looking for answers outside ourselves.  In fact, the answers are almost always within us. The four black birds represent the voices and advise of others. She turns her gaze and ears inward.  The blue feather in the woman’s hair symbolizes traditional wisdom. …

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Jeanine Stewart     I sat there in that corner and watched her and how seamless her process was and how there was an air of play about it and how she didn’t seem to be thinking at all. She was just doing without worrying about the end result. She was loving the process itself. …

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Bud, Not Buddy

Christopher Paul Curtis A bud is a flower-to-be. A flower in waiting. Waiting for just the right warmth and care to open up. It’s a little fist of love waiting to unfold and be seen by the world. And that’s you. Find Bud, Not Buddy

New Year’s Quote

For last year’s words belong to last year’s language And next year’s words await another voice. –T. S. Eliot