There is a quiet beauty of Christmas Lingering in our hopeful hearts Reverence toward our fragile existence Counting our blessings that we are alive To watch these younger, innocent ones Tiptoe toward a glowing evergreen tree Their eyes lit up in the joy of the season Contagious excitement to give and receive. Christmas reminds usContinue reading “The Quiet Beauty of Christmas”
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As daylight hours wane The evening streams blue shadows Across glittering, freshly-fallen snow And I watch in reverent awe As the scene outside my front window Transforms into a mesmorizing spectacle Of tiny colored lights scattered on the foothills Against majestic snowcapped mountains. I nestle in the warmth of a blanket Peering up at aContinue reading “December”
Come, gather round this rustic table I’ll light a candle for a centerpiece We’ll bask in the fading light of day And let our hearts begin to speak Of deepest wishes, never spoken Dreams still in their infancy The bitter taste of our misfortunes Finding gold within debris. We’ll raise a glass to all ourContinue reading “Thanksgiving”