Women who run with wolves

She is in all of us . As if against her will She stood at the edge of summer Searching, waiting A girl approaching adulthood . Stillness as she waited For the answer Her blue eyes open Beautiful, soulful, perplexed Gliding towards sophisticated . She realised Eventually awakening Enriched She owns her own light RacingContinue reading “Women who run with wolves”

What If

What if She took the straight path What if She takes the high road Of twists and turns Teetering on the edge Of her next decision One more step she chose to climb Up hill The climb endless Shadows relentless is their chase What if she turned back She stops At the edge The edgeContinue reading “What If”

The fault in our starsl

From her tippy toes to the top of her head Warmth rising Flushing her cheeks To a glorious rosy red * Giddiness, joy, elation Her head did spin Was it champagne Or the thrills of daily life intoxication * A beautiful memory A face looking at her Feeling nostalgic oh dear how young we wereContinue reading “The fault in our starsl”

I choose life

There is so much to say I can not hear your voice Break your silence Let us not whisper There is no longer any choice * Can I be your voice Share what’s in your heart I speak, I shout, on your behalf Lies and truths I shall impart * On your behalf I setContinue reading “I choose life”

Transition

From her tippy toes to the top of her head Warmth rising Flushing her cheeks To a glorious rosy red * Giddiness, joy, elation Her head did spin Was it the champagne Or daily life intoxication * A beautiful memory A face looking at her Feeling nostalgic oh dear how young we were * HerContinue reading “Transition”

5 days in Darwin

Lucky I am. Don’t I know it, cherish it, appreciate it. I know some of you, in fact a lot of you have lost your mums. My heart literally aches for you every time I read a post about your loss and sadness. I grieve for you, I grieve with you. Even though your griefContinue reading “5 days in Darwin”

Never smile at a crocodile?

I did and I survived Day three of “chicks on holiday adventure in Darwin” Wow what a day. Adelaide river here we come. I loved the drive inland. Only a couple of hours. Great roads, easy driving. Peaceful! It was wakeful meditation. Mum and I head out with to meet Captain Harry, a fervent conservationistContinue reading “Never smile at a crocodile?”

A seed is planted

A seed is planted Growth begins Healthy roots equals solid values We grow our foundation, spreading deep within . The trunk Unwavering solidity Withstanding storms It sways, but it stands strong Reflecting our enduring integrity . The branches Different paths and lessons in one lifetime Diverse journeys, various directions . The leaves are cycles weContinue reading “A seed is planted”

Roots of Goodness

Dear mum, * * Tender in heart, motherly in nature My maker, my giver My mentor My teacher * * Your life, a story etched upon your beautiful face It tells of a life lived It was hard, there were challenges You lived through it all, full of grace * * Enduring more the manyContinue reading “Roots of Goodness”