Motivational Monday Poem: Maternal Earth

Land preserved though not untouched Cared for, valued, and fought over Yet its soul flows through the riverbed, Pulsates in the minerals, And nourishes all it touches   Expansive in sight Overwhelming in beauty Nature known as Mother Nurtures and provides Her maternal instincts as strong as Those whose feet tread upon her   AContinue reading “Motivational Monday Poem: Maternal Earth”

Motivational Monday Poem: Artists’ Sky

Streamers of light Intermixed with color Enhance the natural background  One unnoticed in the rush of morning    As the sun rises And our setting changes A burst of vibrant hues  Enlighten and enrich    Nature’s temporary painting  Will return tomorrow  A unique reflection of daily possibilities    

Motivational Monday poem: Super Goals

SUPER GOALS Don’t drop the ball  Hold onto your dreams Clutching them tight to your chest Gripping as though life depended on it   Don’t hog the ball There may be no “I” in “team” But you are all valued players In the game of life   Don’t pass up on opportunity  Out of fearContinue reading “Motivational Monday poem: Super Goals”

Motivational Monday Poem: Winter’s Blanket

WINTER’S BLANKET What the blanket of snow Lacks in warmth It makes up for in beauty Melting hearts with each glance Covered tracks provide a fresh start Towards rediscovering a journey Once thought lost or not worth remembering Engaging the spirit and challenging the mind Nature’s resilience inspires strength To continue on despite a challengingContinue reading “Motivational Monday Poem: Winter’s Blanket”

Day 111 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: Motivational Monday

A heartfelt thank you to all who accompanied me on the 111 Day Writer’s Journey. Whether you’ve been here since Day 1 or met along the path, I’m grateful for the “likes”, “shares”, and comments. Your words of encouragement when I stumbled helped keep me moving. As I move forward along a new path, thisContinue reading “Day 111 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: Motivational Monday”

Days 95-97 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: Motivational Monday Poem

HORIZON Lost, scared,   Alone, and unsure enter Hope is on the horizon     Climbing mountains   Scaling walls   Actual or symbolic     Moving forward   Toward destinations unseen   Take resolute steps   Even when your feet only brush the earth.

Days 88-90 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: Motivational Monday

MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY POEM: Winter Solstice Winter awakens from his slumber Remnants of dreams falling in a flurry Day and Evening take turns Gracing us in moments of beauty The Sun’s rebirth Resets the clock of opportunity

Day Eighty-Two of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey

Day 82: Motivational Monday poem MORNING’S DEW The sun sleeps still Resting from a day’s hard work Stretching just a little In preparation for another   Morning fog veils vision Enough to keep us focused  On the path in front of us  Slowing the habitual rush     

Days 66-70 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey

What a hectic week it has been! The 111 DWJ encountered obstacles both internal and external this week, hence the lack of a new post since Thanksgiving. In the midst of struggles, I seek refuge in my love of writing; I turned those hurdles into stepping stones through a Motivational Monday Tuesday poem. TRAVELING COMPANIONSContinue reading “Days 66-70 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey”