Just a good friend


  … She’s been a close friend for many of years It was late when she showed up – her face wrapped in tears I took her in my arms – kissed her teardrops away And when her eyes met mine I heard her say … Won’t you come be more than just a good…

Silent Fluidity


. . Agua Silent FluidityThere is something about the grace and serenity of water; it seems lazy and peaceful in one moment and then in the next, it shows great strength and power. Water is perseverance, patient, and adaptable; just think of the Colorado River creating the Grand Canyon. And most important of all, water…

Comfort’s a Stranger Away


  … It’s been a dream come true The best we’ve known Both me and you We’ve been flying high And we’ve been ugly The way it is Loving somebody Don’t wanna face the new born day And comfort’s a stranger away … If I was missing you? Somehow I reckon I still do We…

Keep the change!


  … Based loosely on hallucinations It feels like raining in my head Did you tell me that you love me – Not as often nor the way You could have Had… … Are you sure this isn’t funny? Next thing you know You could not care Less… … Written by Maik Herrmann   If…

Big red camellias


. . A beautiful Haiku written by AshiAkira … Big red camellias All of them looking toward me As I opened the door … You can read more amazing Haiku here: Officially spring Shivering but spring Startled by sparrows chirp

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There is a sign here


I have posted this photo some time ago. Theresa liked it so very much that she wrote a beautiful story about it. I like her story. If you will read it, you’ll like it, too, for sure 🙂 The sign has stood there a long time. Being a sign, it could not feel the passing…

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A wish to Grow and Bloom


. . Is it possible to have too much of a good thing? Lamby has eaten (almost) everything. She’s sucked the sage, devoured the mint, deflowered the lemon tree and stripped my yard barren. Not only has she devoured the herbs (minus the rosemary) she’s mowed better than any grass cuter ever could and become…

The Songwriter’s curse


  … I’m out here on stage With my back to the wall Figuring what life’s supposed to be like at all Of course I do know What you all feel You see yourselves When you see me But I’m just a victim of my own words Reckon that’s the songwriter’s curse … The songwriter’s…

That don’t deserve the name


  … Well, I suppose somehow we’ve got to face the writing on the wall For a long long time it’s gonna be only bad things we’ll recall Ain’t nothing left of us that will remain Just a love that don’t deserve the name… … I don’t know when and how and where we’ve actually…

Over Boston – Night


. . A very beautiful post by Chris from Milfordstreet blog      I took an extra day off from posting yesterday due to a busy extra day at university. But I am back today to share more photos from when my friend and I visited the Prudential Center after Christma… Source: Over Boston –…

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WHAT’S IN BLOOM IN MY GARDEN TODAY


Not much but it is a start. We had a long cold and wet Winter and it is not over yet but plants are starting to grow, buds are getting bigger, unfortunately weather forecasters say we are not going… Source: WHAT’S IN BLOOM IN MY GARDEN TODAY

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Eyes tied to a name


Feeling every second pass – as if full years of sin and life just went by. Time has no meaning. A curious thing: Before judgement sheets or just behind those closed soul doors Lenses were se… Source: Eyes tied to a name.

Navigating Life by You


Originally posted on noblethemes:
To navigate the ocean of life, do I not use your heart Like an unfailing compass from which I ne’er depart? And do you not point to better ways on brighter days? High wind and sharp bends, This vessel shall not upend! Though the waters be rough or calm, you are…

She’s the reason


  … She may not be the reason That started my writing But she is the reason I’m getting better She is the reason that I’ll get good … That girl was a lightning That I tried to tame I sure didn’t make it – it ain’t no tragedy But it sure is a shame…

Am visat la iubire – I dreamed about love


  … JUMP TO ENGLISH VERSION       Ani de zile l-am ascultat pe tata vorbind despre poeziile pe care le-a scris. Mi se părea un gest romantic, venit din suflet pentru suflet. Zilele acestea, vorbind cu el, l-am convins să mă lase să vi le prezint. Așa cum v-am spus deja în mai…

De dor să mor nu vreau – Crying for you


  … JUMP TO ENGLISH VERSION       Așa cum am promis, vă prezint astăzi încă una din frumoasele poezii de dragoste scrise de tata 🙂 …  De dor să mor nu vreau … De dor să mor nu vreau. Mai bine-astept în braţe să te iau. Şi noaptea trece-va uşor, Gândind că n-o…

What are you afraid of?


  … So what are you afraid of? That mine might be the most tender touch? That you might fall in love with me and such? That the odds are we get happy? Just tell me What are you afraid of? … What are you afraid of? That mine’s the shoulder you’d be longing for?…

Gut-shot


  … See that strong young road warrior He had a way of getting things on Once bound for glory – now he’s losing his touch And a woman was all that it took It feels like I’m gut-shot But I’m in much better shape than it looks … See that wounded road warrior His…

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Despite


… Italian Sonnet … Could we talk? Explore the world through my eyes? Meeting — the divide between us could heal; Clarity strikes, moments of truth concealed, Hiding our secrets — I’d like not to lie. Underneath the layers, more words contrived, ‘Till I’m unsure what’s real, only that truth cries. I can’t hate you,…

Make believe it’s nothing


  … You say you still gotta lotta life to live And of course that’s more than I can give That’s about as far as you can see Convinced that you’re too good for me … But girl you’re only running for your life With no-one there to hear your helpless cry Except me ‘n…

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“Old bridge – Predeal”


It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words. Below you’ll find a 338 words story about one of my pictures. But these 338 words are amazing. They were written by a very gifted writer and a good friend of mine, Theresa Barker. Enjoy! Guest Post by Theresa Barker … Inspired by “Old bridge…

Maybe … So what?!?


  … Maybe my world Feels lonesome without you Maybe I keep thinking The whole day about you Maybe I love you – So what?!? … Maybe my future Seems empty without you Maybe I feel blessed To have at least found you Maybe I love you – So what?!? … Written by Maik Herrmann…

TO KNOW HER (Dreams Like This)


Written by Maik Herrmann . . … She drives me crazy Sure makes my act foolish She’s got something about her But I don’t know what it is … I just want to hold her And I want to love her But I want to know her And I won’t settle for less … I’ll…

Fine as wine !!!


Guest Post by Jyotee from jyoteeblog … Me wouldst loveth to be yours unless thou art mine thou art mine own addiction thou art mine own wine I did drink thee sipeth by sipeth with mine own lips and did stir thee with mine own fing’r tips thee ranneth ‘long mine own blood and veins…

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A Magic Window


Guest Post by Jeff from An Unexpected Muse … God writes the Gospel not in the Bible alone, but also on trees, and in the flowers and clouds and stars. – Martin Luther      Everyone needs a magic window, a window to pray by, to meditate by, or to just say hey by… a window…

HEY LITTLE GODDESS


Written by Maik Herrmann . . … You’re there when I need you You know how to make me laugh It’s great to have you around Or just to know you’re there … You’re a rock I can cling to You make me feel at home You’re my little goddess I do know what I…

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Life


Written by AshiAkira … Your life is your own Keep your heart to yourself too I love you truly …       This beautiful Haiku was written by my Grandpa AshiAkira in response to my post: Love me one day! … …AshiAkira…       I dedicate this blog to two old men who are haunting…

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Desires Ignite Flames


Originally posted on Pax Et Dolor Magazine:
By: Monica Pana Desires ignite flames And we could be burned so hard By the fire of love Note: The copyrights on the article belong to the author. The responsibility for the opinions expressed in the article belongs exclusively to the author. Please visit her site, look around!…

Life is an oyster


Written by Maik Herrmann . . … You’ll become a pearl As you have cried long enough Life is an oyster … _Maik___       Maik Herrmann, critically acclaimed lyricist/songwriter & author of the “AUSTIN ROARERS – Vol. 1-3” songbooks. He is an award-winning songwriter from the former German Democratic Republic. He loves to participate in…

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[Minutes before the rain begins]


Inspired by “Diamonds upon leaves“, look around! blog. “Minutes before the rain begins/I always waken, listening/to the world hold its breath,” – Lianne Spidel, “Before the Rain” There it is again, the rain falls on the leaves outside in the dark… Source: [Minutes before the rain begins]  … Before you leave take a look at…