Something compelled me to the sea this morning to bear witness to the last sunrise of the year. This song was in already in my head... https://youtu.be/VqW-eO3jTVU All images in this post are mine and, believe or not, unedited. slowly emerging this first light of day and last– end of year sunrise ©LauraDenise
In a grandiose spectacle, the horizon is ablaze, celebrating the finale of another gifted day. I hope you didn't take for granted today. I hope you didn't miss this backyard show. I hope you don't forever postpone your dreams in those just-as-gifted tomorrows... Poem and image ©LauraDenise
No pearl in the clam, and the diamond came off, but she still searches for treasures and messages in bottles, for a heart afloat on a dream can never be drowned, so long as the moon sends beacons down... (Reflection on a photo taken 7/6/17)
I prefer the reflections swirling and pleasantly distorted in my pond of peace, in this made-up world inverted. I know when I look up, all of that will vanish, and reality will be waiting right where I left it, so I stay a while longer because it's where you are in these dreams I … Continue reading Preferring Reflections
Rainbow from the hose, thank you for appearing; I need you to reassure me that these dreams I keep secret in my heart are worth keeping, that they will come true if I do my part and never stop believing there is a pot of gold out there meant for me.
Paradoxical are the aesthetics that compel and lure me; I bask in the colors, but the simple and pure still me, draw me in, speak in whispers to my soul in ancient tongues. Bring me to the birdsong, closer to the clouds, sit in silence with me as the stars come out, make … Continue reading Simple and Pure
Into dreams, I drift, sailing away into my imagination. The water transports me as my mind becomes fixated on swirling colors, abstract and bright, head in the clouds, I raise the sail, gleaming white, against the blue sky like wings that take me into flight, as I skim across the ripples of my mind. … Continue reading Into Dreams