Tag Archives: reflect

Contemplations

Thoughts Flow continuously Ebb and flow Circulating in my mind Contemplations ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012

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Skies’ Canvas

Cerulean Skies’ canvas Billowy white cotton Clouds forming delightful silhouettes Mesmerizing ______________________________________________ This is my 2nd attempt at writing an Elfje. The Elfje form originated in The Netherlands.  It is a form used to teach young children to write poetry.  … Continue reading

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Paintbrush Edition #35

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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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Gifts and Keys

“Brains!” the Scarecrow scatters requests … “Heart!” the Tin Man rusts with tears of woe … “Courage!” agonizes the Lion with fright … “Home sweet Home!” implores Dorothy … ~~~ On a journey to distant places Along the yellow brick … Continue reading

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Mandala

Tippy’s Mandala It’s been nearly a year since I picked up my paint brushes.  Why?  I am not quite sure.  However, recently, I made a promise and my earnest goal is to keep my word  …  more painting in the … Continue reading

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Given Unaware

Given unaware Random acts of kindnesses Presents to strangers Presents to strangers Smile from one to another Double blessings bond Double blessings bond Softening heart sweet blossom Given unaware ______________________________________________ Image Credit This is written as a “cascading” Haiku – … Continue reading

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Favorite Quotes: Gratitude

“Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude.” ~~ Ralph Waldo Emerson … Continue reading

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The Gate

Needless massacre Gateway of memories Lest we not forget ______________________________________________ Photo Clicked by Siva of: Siva’s Art Work (image shows the entrance gates to the Jewish Memorial at the former Dachau Concentration Camp) To see a close-up of the gate … Continue reading

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Transformed Love

Gone is youthful glow No longer slim, quick, auburn Wrinkles evident Time washes over Etched experience throughout Transforming beauty Dedicated years Love continues to blossom Bond stronger with time ______________________________________________ Image Credit © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with … Continue reading

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To Yourself Be True

To yourself be true Divine Love encompasses Inspiration bright ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012 Day 8 Quote “This Above All, To Thine Own Self Be True” (from Shakespeare’s Hamlet)

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Unfurl Wings to Fly

On precipice edge Choosing life path direction Unfurl wings to fly ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012 Day 7 Theme: Life Form: Haiga Paint/Write your Imagination on an Image

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