From This Moment On-A Beautiful Tapestry of Life

From this moment on, Life will never be the same. Broken hearts still beat. Beauty still exists. God is still love. All weave a tapestry of a beautiful life. D. Elaine Wood-Lane 12/8/16 30 years ago on December 24, 1986 I lost the second of two my two brothers. It had been a really roughContinue reading “From This Moment On-A Beautiful Tapestry of Life”

Mistakes, I’ve Made A Few

Uptight, skinny white girl, just 23 years old, I thought I had it all figured out, and told my co-worker so. “I’d never do that, or that, and heaven knows, never that!” I said, with a self-righteous look, and right then, I think, my path was set to run, not straight, but with many bendsContinue reading “Mistakes, I’ve Made A Few”

Crystal Clear|NaPoWriMo Day 30

There are those special moments so crystal and so clear, when we truly understand what we honestly hold dear. The moments we can see, our life as from the sky and even maybe understand to the questions we ask, why? Today I’ve had a moment when every detail was so clear when everything made senseContinue reading “Crystal Clear|NaPoWriMo Day 30”

The ABC Poem or Abecedarian Poetry–NaPoWriMo Day 10

Today’s challenge is to write an abecedarian poem – a poem with a structure derived from the alphabet. There are a couple of ways of doing this. You could write a poem of 26 words, in which each word begins with a successive letter of the alphabet. You could write a poem of 26 lines,Continue reading “The ABC Poem or Abecedarian Poetry–NaPoWriMo Day 10”

Sunday Poem, NaPoWriMo

I’m catching up with my weekend poems for the poem a day project through NaPoWriMo for the month of April, so please bear with me as this is the second poem of mine to be posted today! I have, through the years, tended to prefer free verse and haiku as my poetry writing style, butContinue reading “Sunday Poem, NaPoWriMo”