Tag Archives: Thoughts

Dog Meet

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – The Tuesday Platform  (posted by Sanaa) “Greetings to all poets, wayfarers and friends. I have been thinking a lot about the world lately, and how hatred and indifference seem to have spread … Continue reading

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Independent Mind

Written for: Poets United Midweek Motif~Independence Many of our countries have holidays that celebrate gaining independence from foreign rule, and many of us also have rites–formal and informal–related to gaining independence.  Some of these are about our countries and ~ … Continue reading

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Night of a Thousand Thoughts

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  “Of Insomnia and Sleep”  (posted by Sanaa) Write a poem about insomnia. To bed per chance to sleep, then into your head it creeps. What if, what if not, tangling your brain into … Continue reading

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Someday

Written for:  The Daily Post – Someday If someday arrives, streets will be empty of homeless people. They will have shelter. no starving people will look up at you, plight plain in their eyes. Everyone will have enough food. no … Continue reading

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Allow Me

Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – #39 Word for today:  Silence Sit quietly, and just breathe. Concentrate on the sound of your own breathing, entering and leaving your body. Once your mind has quieted, breathe deeply for a few moments, … Continue reading

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Breathe

Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – Day 31 Word for today:  Breathe In class of strength and balance, each exercise is a lesson in inhaling and exhaling  at proper times. At home I listen to meditation.   Sitting in my chair, I inhale deeply, exhale slowly. … Continue reading

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Banyan Tree

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special (2nd guest), Kala Ramesh #4, “Jasmine Rain” I wasn’t familiar with the Banyan Tree, so I searched the Internet and found a nice piece of text (on wikipedia) in which the deeper spiritual meaning of the … Continue reading

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Unattainable Thoughts

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Flash 55 PLUS! Write a piece of poetry or prose on a subject of your choice in precisely 55 WORDS. For the optional extra part of this challenge, I invite you to … Continue reading

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In Silence

Written for:  Carpe Diem #913 spirituality Hamish on Spirituality: Spirituality means something different to everyone. Often quite a few of us get in touch with their spiritual side through private prayer, yoga, meditation, quiet reflection, or even long walks. Research … Continue reading

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The Lost Man

Written for:  Margo Roby’s Poem Tryouts:  “The Unexpected” While looking with new eyes at the things along your route, be open in particular to the unexpected, the ‘Oh! I never noticed that’ or ‘Oh! How unusual’. Keep yourself open at … Continue reading

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