Category Archives: Poetry

Dear World, I Love You – Poem by Mare

Dear World, I love you. I love your curves in the rivers, The volcanoes that release such potent steam and Ash, The waves that calm me on the beach.   I love your people, my people. I love the givers, … Continue reading

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Today I Celebrate…

Today, I celebrate the Sun rising. The discovery of a morning glory in my garden, Beautiful sky-blue one, The immense wisdom of the trees where I live, The ancientness of our planet and Her resilience over the eons, I know … Continue reading

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In Praise of the Earth, Poem by John O’Donohue

In Praise of the Earth Let us bless The imagination of the Earth. That knew early the patience To harness the mind of time, Waited for the seas to warm, Ready to welcome the emergence Of things dreaming of voyaging … Continue reading

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Quiet friend who has come so far ~ Poem by Rilke

I have been basking in the deep wisdom and creativity of Joanna Macy for the past two weeks as I plan a long weekend retreat at the end of October (2015) called: Grief, Hope and Love ~ Deepening Our Connection … Continue reading

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The Primitive – poem by Jack Kolkmeyer

[This poem graced my home page on Facebook in a flurry of other busy messages from a myriad of people. I immediately read it and just took a deep breath and knew this was a poem (and poet) of deep … Continue reading

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Go to the Great Mother – poem by mare

go baby turtle, make it to that ocean… go swim those thousands of miles, and bring back messages of the tides, the shifting, glowing moon overhead, the ballet of juicy jellyfish gracing you. please bring back more wisdom from the … Continue reading

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Keeping Things Whole – Poem by Mark Strand, in Homage

In a field I am the absence of field. This is always the case. Wherever I am I am what is missing. When I walk I part the air and always the air moves in to fill the spaces where … Continue reading

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Be the Heart Flowing – Poem by Mare

Let it go. Let it go. Let the stories wash away A sweet brook carrying away the old leaves. Feel the waters of life’s sweetness and love wash them away to Mother. Let Mother’s love infused sacred waters fill you … Continue reading

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I See Doves – Poem by Mare

I See Doves Hope is the match striking the box to light the candle. Hope is the bud unfurled to sing a full bloom. Hope is the wind through the chimes teasing the trees to join the tune. Hope is … Continue reading

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Rescuing Petunias – Poem by Mare

Rescued Petunias i rescued petunias this afternoon. instead of captive girls in Nigeria. wearing the t-shirt my sister gave me at Christmas, which says Nigerian Nativity. i asked the hispanic landscapers to give me those petunias tossed into the black … Continue reading

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