Archive for the Words Category

These Wings were made to Fly

Posted in direction, Emotions, Fly, Imagery thoughts, Journey, Life, Memories, paper, Poem, POETRY, Reflections, Soul, Thoughts, Wings, Words with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on August 28, 2015 by buttercup600

fly 2

mimic thoughts

through my fingers

on paper

received by my soul

driven by how

you read my words

once dormant

then direction

*

reflection of you

and my words

suddenly

get wings

to fly

©AvdL 2015

hummingbird-flying

haveagreatdayinscrip

SILENCE

Posted in Belief, chains, Closure, Daily Life, Dreams, Dying love, Emotions, Memories, Pain, Passion, Personal, Poem, POETRY, Random, Reflections, souls, Tears, Thoughts, Truth, Words with tags , , , , , , on September 8, 2014 by buttercup600

 

image

scattered words

lost in lacuna

black

white

someone’s bleeding

between  silent  walls

crimson in the night

if I had wings

I’d soar with gust

to the empty sky

and be on an island

in the desert

of my soul

tearing holes

in tomorrow

***

the mask in time

will turn to

dust

©AvdL 2014

haveagreatdayinscrip

LIKE A BIRD

Posted in Belief, chains, Closure, Daily Life, Dreams, Dying love, Emotions, Life, Memories, Musings, Pain, Passion, Personal, Poem, POETRY, Random, Reflections, Spirituality, Tears, Thought provoking, Thoughts, Truth, Uncategorized, Words on August 2, 2014 by buttercup600

photo

 fervent longing

exudes my soul

like jaded birds

enervated

on wings of thought

my body devour

with riotous passion

reflected

in “blueprint”

inside

the tired rooms

of my heart

as I brush away

the musty haze

filling lacuna

and a new verse

take shape

in duet

with

my ode

©AvdL 2014

haveagreatdayinscrip

 

(I’ve featured this video before…it’s my heart’s pulse…right now)

2hearts

Métamorphose – for Cin

Posted in Belief, Closure, Daily Life, Dreams, Dying love, Emotions, Friends, Hope, Life, Memories, Musings, Pain, People, Personal, Poem, POETRY, Random, Reflections, Spirituality, Tears, Thoughts, Truth, Words with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 29, 2012 by buttercup600

no mask

no cover

no voice

no sound

solo

in my verse

as light fades

***

for pain

has no shelter

nor has love

***

silence

Photo credit :- morgen-danach

For cindy

Murmurs…..

Posted in Daily Life, Dreams, Emotions, Fiction, Hope, Keep love alive, Life, Memories, Musings, Passion, Personal, Poem, POETRY, Ramblings, Random, Reflections, souls, Spirituality, Thought provoking, Thoughts, Truth, Words with tags , on February 7, 2012 by buttercup600

Utopian dreams

buoyant in the mist

harbinger somewhere

Maze – Haiku

Posted in Belief, Daily Life, Death, Dreams, Emotions, Friends, Hope, Life, Man, Memories, Musings, Nation, Pain, Passion, People, Personal, Poem, POETRY, Random, Reflections, souls, Spirituality, Tears, Thoughts, Truth, Words, World on January 18, 2011 by buttercup600

 

 

convoluted maze

tears mixed with mud and blood

dwindled in the dust

 

 

©AvdL 2011

 

 

Every Passing Day

Posted in Belief, Emotions, Hope, Life, Memories, Musings, Nation, Passion, People, Poem, POETRY, Random, Reflections, Spirituality, Tears, Thoughts, Truth, Words, World on January 17, 2011 by buttercup600

 

Just a quick update of what’s been happening after the horrendous floods from last week.  Many homes are still without power and the truth of the damage is coming to light more and more as the water levels recede.  However, the spirit of the Australian people is just unbelievable, this past weekend people came from all over Australia and New Zealand to help with the cleanup… an army of big-hearted volunteers shouldering brooms, mops and shovels began digging and sweeping Brisbane and surroundings out of the mud.  In a remarkable display of community love and spirit, so many signed on for duty, ready to  just bend their backs to help fellow residents (mates) reclaim their homes and waterlogged possessions from the sludge left behind by the worst floods ever.   This brought tears to my eyes … something I will never forget!!!

 

There are many people who did wonderful heroic and courageous things during and after the floods, but there are many who did things that meant a lot more and might not be recognised.  To them we all say thank you!! 

This wildlife warrior risked his life to rescue this injured little joey…(I am happy to say this one made it…many did not)

We all are humbled by the love, spirit and courage Queenslanders have for each other in these difficult times…and proud to be one of them!!!!

*Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons.*  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson (http://www.quotegarden.com/)

MY COUNTRY

I love a sunburnt country,
A land of sweeping plains,
Of ragged mountain ranges,
Of droughts and flooding rains.
I love her far horizons,
I love her jewel-sea,
Her beauty and her terror –
The wide brown land for me!

Core of my heart, my country!
Land of the Rainbow Gold,
For flood and fire and famine,
She pays us back threefold –
Over the thirsty paddocks,
Watch, after many days,
The filmy veil of greenness
That thickens as we gaze.

Dorothea Mackellar
 

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