Valley of Flowers

faces blending with a canopy of smiling cloudsas one we drift towards the vast firmamentsour bodies slowly melding into one beingcreating a celestial prism dispersing lightinto the colors of the rainbow energies floatin heavenly dust, crimson, sapphire and golden huesa spiritual mission of universal yearning to followone another through this life and on to the […]

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My God

a tear ran down the circular stairschasing after its salty twintiny candles burned out loud in songuntil wick and wax were tiredeyelashes fluttered until taking flightsad eyes red from sorrow glimpsedfeet frolicked in red high heel shoesthenceforth wheels held brittle bonesyoung baby twins cried at a funerala grandmother never to be knownhe who died without […]

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The Fallow

A man stood up in a field, he was dirty and his hair mattedHer smile met his, and she and this homeless man chatted Where did you come from sir she asked already knowingWell I lost a boot and was searching, the girl smiled sowing Seeds of love for some might need planting like a […]

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A Harvest Psalm

Oh, how the breeze places movement gently upon the wheat in the field of plenty. The soft breath of the wind takes its stretching top, heavy with grain, and gently rocks. Rivers of dazzling dark and light golden color burst forth like a river bounding with fish swimming in timeless schools of laughter. Talk to […]

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Climbing Trees

Sweat oozed from my pores as I ran toward the barnSand spurs stung the bottoms of my fleeing feetAs I sprinted wildly toward Margie’s southern farmI prayed my drunk daddy would do me no harm In the woods, I had played with dollies and climbed treesThe big three, one with a treehouse I had visited […]

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Hope

born was the babywho carried all of our sinsforgiveness from God Haiku by Joni 12/23/19 – Photo by Joni

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Gratitude

Whispering waters and Loblolly pinesCarolina wrens and Blaze red maplesBreath gave birth to My Father’s earth. Spanish moss and Candleflame LichenDissipate the earthen lands belowWhere My Lord placed kindred beasts. Warming beams creating patinas of colorHoneysuckle and White Butterfly GingerBlooming perfumed color into God’s air. Plentiful harvests adorn tabletops fruitfullyGenerations of seeds germinate family loveRising […]

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God Loves a Cheerful Giver

The RWH Foundation is a non-profit, totally self-funded foundation that helps people all over the world. See how they spent their holiday weekend: “Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously. Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not […]

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