Tag Archives: Mother Earth

“Silent Cry”

Written for the Carpe Diem Challenge #28:    write a Tan Renga. Tan Renga is a two stanza poem with 5-7-5 and 7-7 syllables (5-7-5-7-7).  Unlike a Tanka written by one poet, Tan Renga is written by two.  Poet One writes … Continue reading

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Dancing Trees Discourse

Carpe Diem’s 2nd episode of the “Use that Quote” Challenge.  The goal is to write a haiku, senryu, tanka or kyoka inspired on a given quote. Today’s quote: “Forget not that the Earth delights to feel your bare feet and … Continue reading

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Vision

Visions of Christmas ~~ Magical, joyous, warming ~~ Mother Earth altered ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012 Prompt: Visions (183)

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Grass Beneath My Feet

Key daily measure … Grounding with earth elements … Grass beneath my feet … Sunshine on my face, birds near … Gaia blows gentle kiss ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012 … Continue reading

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Twisted Sisters Arrive

  Ravens and owls soar Cougars roam leaving paw prints Wind sings through breezes Like a lullaby lulls sleep Upon request we balance   Twisted shapes stand guard Ancient pods with new growth Nature calls sisters We arrive band together … Continue reading

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Twisted Sisters Retreat

Earth’s energy vortexes distorted Who will replenish her? Our work as healers Called to assist her “Five Twisted Sisters” retreat Continuum of healing energy Spirit work soothes her Our work just beginning ______________________________________________ Last week I spent an extraordinary week … Continue reading

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Grass beneath my feet

      Key daily measure … Grounding with earth elements … Grass beneath my feet … Sunshine on my face, birds near … Gaia blows gentle kiss ______________________________________________ Image © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, … Continue reading

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Earth Medicine Lodge

Lodge Steamy pitchblack Enter to purify Mother Earth’s enveloping womb Renewal ______________________________________________ Image © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011

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