LEARNING FROM NATURE HAIKU: “End of summer” (“Fin del verano”)

“End of summer”   Crisp shortened days, First leaves are now turning red… Marking Summer’s end! — Lesson: Nature teaches: Seasons change, like in our lives, Change brings renewal! Amira        “Fin del verano”   Días mas cortos y frescos, Las primeras hojas ya van tornándose rojas … Marcando el final del verano!…


“Owl”   Through thick eyelashes, Large eyes observe… Lesson: Discern, Become aware!   Amira   “Lechuza”   A través de pestañas gruesas, Ojos grandes observan … Lección: ¡Discierne, toma conciencia!   Amira

MYSTICAL POEMS: “Consider a tree” by David Nova

“Consider a tree” Consider a Tree The Symbol of Life One living totality of consciousness The Oneness of being to which we all belong Always connected, never separate or apart The trunk as our Creator, the Source of all Life The divine dividing branches, our soul family, our connection to source Each individual twig, a…


“Play”   Play is a natural thing, Adults soon forget: The joys of spontaneity!   Nature’s lesson:   Do more smiling, Practice less frowning… Learn to have fun! Amira    “Jugar”   Jugar es algo natural, Los adultos pronto se olvidan: ¡Las alegrías de la espontaneidad!   Lección de la naturaleza:   Haz más sonriendo,…

NATURE’S LESSONS HAIKU POEMS: “Wise bamboo”(“Bambú sabio”)

“Wise bamboo”   Soft bamboo reeds, Sway with the wind, Flexible and free! ——- Lesson: Learn non-resistance: Bouncing back, Never break!!! Amira     “Bambú sabio”   Cañas de bambú suaves, Mecen con el viento, Flexible y libres! ——- Lección: Aprende la no- resistencia: Rebotando, ¡Nunca se quiebran!   Amira

HAIKU NATURE POEMS: “Peace in Nature” (“Paz en la naturaleza”)

  “Peace in Nature”   Solace, comfort, and peace, Nature brings to me: a mother’s loving embrace! Amira Painting credits: “Mother Earth” by Ronnie Biccard “Paz en la naturaleza”   Solaz, consuelo y paz, La naturaleza me trae: el abrazo amoroso de una madre!   Amira

HAIKU POEMS: “Technology”(“Tecnología”) Poem dedicated to Zaza

“Technology”   Help us connect, Make new friends, Shortens distance! — Use with caution, Avoid addiction, Prevent trans-humanism! Amira     “Tecnología”   Ayuda a conectarnos, Hacer nuevos amigos, Acorta la distancia! — Úsala con precaución, Evita la adicción ¡Prevén el transhumanismo!   Amira GOOGLE TATTOO: a modular phone (Ara Project), is the project for…

HAIKU POEMS: “Visualization” (“Visualización”)

“Visualization”   I put all my problems. In a hot air balloon… Up and up it goes! (Let The Universe dissolve them) Amira   “Visualización”   Pongo todos mis problemas. En un globo de aire  … ¡Arriba y arriba va! (Dejo que el Universo los disuelva) Amira    

HAIKU POEMS: “Generosity” (“Generosidad”) Poem dedicated to Anita

“Generosity”   Clenched stingy fists, Grasp emptiness… Open hands freely give! (and unlimited blessings receive) Amira   “Generosidad”   Puños cerrados, Agarran el vacío … ¡Manos abiertas dan libremente! (y reciben bendiciones ilimitadas)   Amira   This poem is dedicated to my dear friend Anita for her great generosity. Este poema está dedicado a mi…

LESSONS FROM NATURE HAIKU POEM: “Confrontation”(“Confrontación”)

“Confrontation”   Angry waves crash against The proud rock that confronts them, While it erodes into sand… Lesson:   Be like calm shores, Where waves gently arrive, And slowly dissipate… Amira     “Confrontación”     Olas enojadas se estrellan … contra la roca orgullosa que se enfrenta, mientras se erosiona en arena…    …

HAIKU NATURE POEMS: “Dragonfly” (“Libélula”)

“Dragonfly” Colored elongated bodies, Stained glass wings, By the pond they fly… (A vision of magical beings!) Amira     “Libélula”   Cuerpos alargados de colores, Alas de vitrales, En el estanque vuelan … (Una visión de seres mágicos!) Amira


Originally posted on bodyandsoulnourishmentblog:
There once was an oyster whose story I tell, who found that some sand had got into his shell. It was only a grain, but it gave him great pain, for oysters have feelings although they’re so plain. Now, did he berate the harsh workings of fate that brought him to…

POEMS: “Scatter Seeds Of Kindness”

If you have a friend worth loving
Love him. Yes, and let him know
That you love him, ere life’s evening
Tinge his brow with sunset glow
Why should good words ne’er be said
Of a friend till he is dead?

POEMS: “A Message from Our World” by Margaret Jang

Far beyond the boundaries of your time and space,
we beckon you to our world – it’s just another place.
You search and then wonder, “What’s it really like?”
if only you could meet us beyond the starry night!

POEMS: “Mother’s hand” by Trina Graves

As a little girl I held your hand tightly
For the world was a scary place.
As the years went by our clasp loosened
As I became eager to explore
Then the day came that we both let go
And I was able to walk alone.

POEMS: “The Simple Things In Life” by Trina Graves

If ever you are feeling down
Whatever it is that makes you frown
Just open your eyes and look about
You’ll find something, without a doubt
To make you smile and appreciate
That the simple things in life are great

POEMS: “Believe In Yourself”

Believe in yourself and in your dream
Though impossible things may seem
Someday, somehow you’ll get through
To the goal you have in view

HAIKU PET POEMS: “Koi fish” (“Peces Koi”)

  “Koi fish”   Koi fish- at feeding time Break surface to say “hi” and take a tasty bite! Amira     “Peces Koi”   Peces Koi – a la hora de comer Asoman fuera del agua a decir “hola” y toman un sabroso bocado!   Amira  

POEMS: “Two Kinds of Intelligence” by Rumi

There are two kinds of intelligence: one acquired,
as a child in school memorizes facts and concepts
from books and from what the teacher says,
collecting information from the traditional sciences
as well as from the new sciences.

HAIKU NATURE POEMS: “Lady bug” (“San Antonio”)*

 “Lady bug”   Lady bug, Fly to me… And bring me luck! Amira     “ San Antonio “*    San Antonio, Vuela a mí… ¡Y tráeme suerte! Amira   *Other names/ otros nombres: mariquita, chinita, (Vaquita de) San Antonio, catarina, petaca, sarantonton  

HAIKU POEMS: “Silence” (“Silencio”)

“Silence” The sound of silence, Touches my soul… Infinite Peace: lifts me afloat! Amira   “Silencio”   El sonido del silencio, Toca mi alma … Paz infinita: ¡me hace flotar!   Amira