POEMS: “Worth While” by Ella Wheeler Wilcox

“Worth While”   It is easy enough to be pleasant, When life flows by like a song, But the man worth while is one who will smile, When everything goes dead wrong. For the test of the heart is trouble, And it always comes with the years, And the smile that is worth the praises…

POEMS: “Listen” by Ella Wheeler Wilcox

  Listen   “Whoever you are as you read this, Whatever your trouble or grief, I want you to know and to heed this: The day draweth near with relief. No sorrow, no woe is unending, Though heaven seems voiceless and dumb; So sure as your cry is ascending, So surely an answer will come….

MYSTICAL POEMS: “The Kintsugi”

The Kintsugi* Thanks to Sandhya Jade Keller, For inspiration, And the second-to-last stanza. At the juncture of Perfection and imperfection, Lays Immaculate Imperfection. There, even the wounded and broken, Emanate Blessings to all. There, even those crushed in sorrow, Are breathless with Bliss. There, even those moving in desire, Breathe Fullness and Completion. There, even…

One Poetic quote “on sorrow” by Omar Khayyam

One Poetic quote “on sorrow” by Omar Khayyam: “When you are so full of sorrow that you can’t walk, can’t cry anymore, think about the green foliage that sparkles after the rain. When the daylight exhausts you, when you hope a final night will cover the world, think about the awakening of a young child.”…