Tag Archives: cultures

Where To Place Faith

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Faith “I picked this motif because officially this is the UN World Interfaith Harmony Week. I shortened it to “Faith” because my underlying thematic question truly is: “What do you ~ what can we ~ … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1137, The Bridge “The Honorable Passage”, or Orbigo Bridge ‘During the first centuries of the Road to Santiago, pilgrims, priests, nobles, and even kings came from all over Europe to pay homage to the saint. Because of … Continue reading

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Variety

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Unity Bring diverse or disparate entities into unity. “We are each other’s harvest; we are each other’s business; we are each other’s magnitude and bond.” ― Gwendolyn Brooks If a group of ethnically diverse musicians … Continue reading

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Offerings of Earth

Written for:  Poets United, Poetry Pantry #324, “We Are Not Alone!  (posted by Mary) When I see photos of other planets– ringed, pock-marked, glowing, red–I feel that my own explorations have been grains of sand. Imagine visiting every place on … Continue reading

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Compartments of Intrigue

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  Catching Up With Brian Miller, Part 1 In Quadrille stye, in 44 words exactly, write a poem or prose, with the word JOURNEY. (posted by Grace) A journey on the Orient Express with stops in … Continue reading

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Rowan Tree

Written for:  Carpe Diem #990, Rowan Tree Today we will look at the mysterious meaning, the spiritual meaning of Rowan. Key-words for the meaning of Rowan are: protection, connection and expression. The Celts honored Rowan for its balance of beauty … Continue reading

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Portugal

Written for:  Carpe Diem #987, Portugal waves come and go hidden between mountains – love on the beach © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Without asking, the wind Sheds the flowers on the ground . . . I never dared. © Afrânio … Continue reading

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Poland

Written for:  Carpe Diem #986, Poland reflections mountains with their top down clear blue water © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: amidst Poland’s grandeur of mountains and crystal lakes feast of pierogies http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Austria

Written for:  Carpe Diem #985, Austria serene beauty the gods cherish Mother Nature blessing her cloud cover breaks open sun rays finding their way to the mountains like blessing hands © Chèvrefeuille (our host) A water lily Emerging from the depth … Continue reading

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Malta

Written for:  Carpe Diem #984, Malta the vine’s shadow spreads, makes shelter — the cicadas sing © John P. Portelli  In stark contrast rock formations arc–a bridge the Azure Sea http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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