Let go, and let God

Let go, and let God

It’s been four months since my last post. Life somehow took over, I guess, releasing an avalanche of events and emotions, which are still unfolding.At first, I thought I would write to you about what it is that’s been keeping me busy. But then I thought: each one of...
Where do I belong: Ode to a chaotic world

Where do I belong: Ode to a chaotic world

I wrote this poem – Where do I belong – in a moment of deep sadness, feeling a sense of loss – lost in the world we live in, the values it espouses, the fears it harbors – loss of where to fit in. And so I dedicate this poem to all those who,...
New Year poems for a new beginning

New Year poems for a new beginning

2020 has been one strange year to say the least. So, in the spirit of last week’s Christmas poems, I thought I would share with you some of my favourite New Year poems as we welcome 2021.  And I’ve also included a beautiful song by Voctave entitled This is...
The gifts of grief

The gifts of grief

No life is devoid of pain and sorrow. But why? For what purpose? So I imagined: What if Grief wrote us a letter? What would she want us to know? Here’s what she had to say. The gifts of grief Many people don’t like me. Don’t appreciate me. They cast me aside,...