Category Archives: Poetry

#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (31) – Last Vestiges

#AwakeAugust2016 last vestiges of August reflected in the sunset as it tinges the sky with deep colors of Fall ______________________________________________ Awake August 2016 ends today. I am delighted I completed the challenge of mindful writing of “small stones” for each … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (30) – Bubble Wishes

#AwakeAugust2016 Iridescent fluid flows Creating soft spheres large and small Wishes drifting in the wind Unless cat’s claw pops it first ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2016 What are small stones? A small … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (29) – Bark Faces

#AwakeAugust2016 Weathered texture Deep furrow tapestry Faces disguised in the bark Observing me ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2016 What are small stones? A small stone is a short piece of writing (any … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (28) – Everyday Tasks

#AwakeAugust2016 monotonous tasks of everyday life offer to chauffeur me through meditation or fairy tale adventures one movement at a time ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2016 What are small stones? A small … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (27) – Orb of Night

#AwakeAugust2016 Orb of night Peaks through Filmy veil of clouds ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2016 What are small stones? A small stone is a short piece of writing (any style) that precisely … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (26) – Nature’s Schedule

#AwakeAugust2016 younger limbs of trees bowing under summer heat releasing gentle cascade of leaves driveway playground for swirling, darting, dashing, chasing nature is on schedule even if I am not ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (25) – Hummers

#AwakeAugust2016 Discernible song I perceive nigh Prompts and beckons me to witness Appreciation for nectar In the feeder ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2016 What are small stones? A small stone is a … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (24) – Precious Tribute

#AwakeAugust2016 Large brown box Unexpected arrival From unlikely sender Framed Rainbow Bridge poem With image of our strong spirit boy Out of character note More than our lives influenced ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (23) – Through My Lens

#AwakeAugust2016 Mindful organizing Imagery captured Through the lens of my camera Mementos for my eyes Delight to my spirit Frame by frame ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2016 What are small stones? A … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (22) – Transformation

#AwakeAugust2016 flat tan straw transformed into emerald green blades full summer’s growth after ten days of rain ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2016 What are small stones? A small stone is a short … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (21) – Demands

#AwakeAugust2016 Potpourri of colorful fur Sing of chorus of meows Demanding supper ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2016 What are small stones? A small stone is a short piece of writing (any style) … Continue reading

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#AwakeAugust 2016 – Small Stone (20) – Umbrella

#AwakeAugust2016 during stormy weather the white mushroom umbrella which stood tall on stark wet ground giving respite to tiny insects and one tiny frog has toppled over from weariness ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 … Continue reading

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