Monthly Archives: May 2014

Writer’s Fourth Wednesday: Ekphrasis

Today over at The Bardo, Victoria has hosted the Writer’s Fourth Wednesday and prompted us to write an Ekphrasis.  She says, “Ekphrasis is a term for writing that is inspired by a work of art, whatever media or subject that … Continue reading

Posted in Ekphrasis, Elements, Inspiration, Photo Challenges, Poetry | 8 Comments

May 28th is Amnesty International Day

If you’re reading this right now, chances are good that you have heard the phrase, “First-World Problem”.  I find myself thinking this phrase more than I would like, but I count myself damned lucky that I’m even aware of what … Continue reading

Posted in Food For Thought, Giving, Gratitude, Homelessness, Human Rights, Hunger, Inspiration, Life, Politics, Poverty, Uncategorized, War | Leave a comment

~ Planet MoM ~

M is for the multitudes She nurtures. O is for the only world we have. T is terrestrial preservation – Hers. H is for the home we have to save! E is ecosystems, all connected. R is for respect that … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Ecology, Environment, Family, Food For Thought, Future, Gratitude, Holidays, Inspiration, Life, Mother's Day, Nature, Poetry, Space | 7 Comments

A Day of Renewal

April showers bring May flowers, and I’m so glad! 🙂 The rains wash away the dirt and dust, and the new plants and flowers burst forth with a clean, green scent and gorgeous palette of colors! Spring is a well-known … Continue reading

Posted in Food For Thought, Holidays, Inspiration, Life, Past Present and Future, Renewal, Spirituality, Uncategorized | 2 Comments