/Tag: Poetry

Courage Gathered, I Name

By |2018-10-06T09:33:24-07:00October 9th, 2018|Poetry, Spiritual365|

Courage Gathered, I Name I name you. I call you out. Once a feral focal point of my life. The best of me: Dominated. Hidden. Denied. In doubt. I ignored the truth of my pain. For too long, this unnamed has squatted in my heart and the cells of my violated places. [...]

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On Love

By |2018-09-09T11:09:28-07:00September 10th, 2018|Spiritual365|

On Love My mind and my heart have been full of thoughts and feelings of love.  How I love myself and how I love others . . . a beautiful journey filled with the pain both of surrender and merging, autonomy and solitude.  This morning, I thought of the following words which [...]

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Delight in Your Presence

By |2018-06-30T14:49:34-07:00June 20th, 2018|Poetry, Spiritual365|

Delight in Your Presence I thought I knew exactly what would happen And I was entirely wrong Because you are you And I didn't know you Until I did And then it was too late And would have been untruthful For anything else to be Including what I thought Which turned out [...]

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A Whiskey Conversation

By |2018-06-14T15:09:37-07:00June 16th, 2018|Poetry, Spiritual365|

A Whiskey Conversation I think he must have seen me across the room. I’m not sure because I was surprised when he slid into the chair across and said Hi. He made effort at conversation. He laughed, he asked, he tried to enter our circle. I felt caught and wanted to keep [...]

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Waves of Love as One

By |2018-04-03T16:36:13-07:00March 27th, 2018|Poetry, Spiritual365|

Waves of love flowing to me From the one source, one love. I believe I stand with this One In this moment, in this place, Fully capable, entirely ready To be the best I can be. Light, Sound, Feeling, Thought Guiding me ever higher Along my path of promise With the one source, [...]

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Walk the Line

By |2018-01-27T11:14:21-07:00January 29th, 2018|Poetry, Spiritual365|

Life, some say, is about growth. The much-heralded power of Deep self-understanding and genuine reflection. This growth we think we know. Because we think it comes in wide sweeping changes Meant to clear our decks. Desperate we are to believe In giant steps and giddy decisions. Big changes that deflect and overshadow Real [...]

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A Perfectly Balanced Equation

By |2019-03-02T17:51:35-07:00April 10th, 2017|Poetry|

A Perfectly Balanced Equation A perfectly balanced equation We two Parameters shifting Balance altering within and between. Activating change, Always seeking balance. Both plus and minus, multiplied, sometimes divided. Always striving toward balance. A rhythm, a tune. A perfectly balanced equation.

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Eagle’s Nest

By |2019-03-08T19:51:16-07:00September 2nd, 2016|Poetry|

  Prism light casts fairy light Across the wall In the dance I feel soul touch soul And I am ready to meet tomorrow?s dawn   Today?s light has revealed treasure Which now gathers in my heart. Surf beat and wind caress Fill me with awareness and Love for a powerful new self.   Sunbeam [...]

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Creation of One, Creation of Two

By |2017-06-12T11:48:35-07:00August 30th, 2016|Poetry|

 Creation of One and Creation of TwoMeet me here in this nest.In between stands my fearThat I cannot have either. Let go sighs the templed trees.Let go encourages the surf below.Just be my heart claims. Night above washes away my guard.Without a word to any oneI feel my inner shift. Already within my heartCreation of One, Creation of [...]

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Life Can Be So Chaotic

By |2017-06-12T11:48:44-07:00August 24th, 2016|Poetry|

 Life can be so chaotic, pulling in multiple directions at once, pushing to find many places?to stand and experience.?Between the push and the pull is the point to bring awareness.?Instead of blindly reacting to push or to pull, find the place of balance?in your heart.?In this moment is the opportunity to take this breath now. [...]

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Open Door

By |2018-06-30T15:37:15-07:00July 17th, 2016|Poetry|

  Wrote this in the Summer of 2015 I know the taste of your lips. I know the touch of your fingers. I know but don't quite know how Because in this life we have never touched. I can feel the strength of your arms And the willingness of your heart to touch mine. I [...]

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Six Great Poem Quotes

By |2018-06-30T15:12:56-07:00June 17th, 2016|Books, Poetry|

These are excerpts from six of Cheryl's favorite poems in Kissing Frogs, Goddess Emerging:   Her words are magic to his quenchless mind And stir passion down within his hardened skin. Her smile electrifies and singes his heart And he wonders at the possibilities of a new start. On breath held tentatively, Learn [...]

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God to My Goddess

By |2017-06-12T11:49:34-07:00June 15th, 2016|Cheryl Marlene, Poetry|

I want the King to my Queen, the Horned God for my Goddess.The man who?I can trust to yield my neck. The man who will accept the whiteness of my belly. The man who will protect me with fierce love And defend?me with loyal action.He comes fully alive in my presence And embraces me with [...]

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Eighteen Great One Liners

By |2018-06-30T15:36:24-07:00May 20th, 2016|Books, Cheryl Marlene|

These are some of Cheryl's favorite One-liners from Kissing Frogs, Goddess Emerging: Never give up on myself and what I want. No good comes otherwise. My online dating mantra became: Make it real, quick! Who knew! Bad sex in [...]

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