My evening

The kayak club cleared the beach with gusto heading out to dinner with friends, home, or even a vacation in Montana was announced with glee. He has a cabin in the sawtooth mountains where he plans to hike and relax for the last weeks of summer break. The dinner cruise droned by after a tour … Continue reading My evening

Layers

Multi layered, Multi faceted Unseen layers Private thoughts Personal goals Hopes and dreams --- Hidden layers Hurt and loss Grief and memories Love and hate and passions subdued --- Intricate layers Ideas and inspirations Fears and triumphs Aspirations and ideals --- Outer layer Designed and scarred Unique and beautiful Ingrained with the fingerprint of God … Continue reading Layers

Sanity Returns

Muddled vision blurred by irrational thoughts and ideas replaced with sparkling Clarity The gears slow to an even rhythm The whirring and whizzing of rapidly changing thoughts reach a steady state Rapid fire words and reactions and emotions ride an even keel of tempered conversations and deep thought Images and frequencies normalize into reality Like … Continue reading Sanity Returns

Subtlety

There's that lull between the sun sinking and the glow of the sunset that's filled with anticipation of the majesty about to fill the sky. It's when the sky goes pale and a brightness slowly lights behind the clouds and you just know it's gonna be glorious. I raced across town as the sun was … Continue reading Subtlety

Party Time!

Sun rises ever so slowly into palest blue sky with edges tinged in pink - October threw a wild party in the night - Flower petal snowflakes and Maple leaf confetti strewn all around the carpet of green lawn - Daisies wilted to half mast - Hummingbirds chatter across the way and insist on sipping … Continue reading Party Time!

Dream Rooms

I dream of a room Bright happy walls Covered in painted flowers Large sturdy tables and easels Covered in splatters of paint and glue Shelves filled with all the supplies we need or want Creativity flows like paint poured on a new canvas Found things are made into new things I dream of a room … Continue reading Dream Rooms

Return

Refreshed Fresh inspiration pours down like rain through beauty in the forces and tranquility of creation and nature. Renewed New peace fills my spirit. I find solitude and serenity in a restful place. Blissful and blessed. Restored Stored memories then and now. Reminiscing. Sharing our past and creating new adventures. Rested body, mind, spirit. Reconnected … Continue reading Return

Cascade Loop

Ribbon of silver river waters Racing toward the sea Rippling over pebble beds Rushing around the boulders Colorful orchards and vineyards become the new horizon Crisp apples, pears, and grapes sweeten the breezes Chelan is its own shade of blue in nature's palette Mountains soar into the clear blue sky Meandering rivers wind their way … Continue reading Cascade Loop