Gribbet said the Frog

to anyone who was listening soon the rain began the sound was loud and the Frog was louder soon, two frogs were competing for each other in the torrential rain Ethel said Fred let’s get it on Fred said GRIBBET so loud until the rain finally subsided and Ethel was worn out The next morning […]

EARLY SPRING

We had a Winter! The Earth was nourished by Snow and Cold Rain and Trees were cleared of dead limbs – Nature took care of the Trees, Bulbs, Insects and Birds were cared for by the people! Now, it is EARLY SPRING Robins are out Daffodils are blooming Forsythia is making an appearance Crocus too […]

Where the Mystery Lives

Eyes closed Heart open Ears listen Nature focus Trees sway Forest therapy Walking among the pines Where the wild things live Birds call Branches bend Water gurgles Stream or River This is where the Mystery lives ©Anita Adams 2022

New Beginnings

Every day One can begin again People will remark oh you’re having a bad day, when it appears there may be some challenge or struggle either physically or emotionally apparent. I reply No. I’m having a bad moment. Life is a series of choices and opportunities to begin again. It’s so beautiful when One acts […]

Observations and Reflections

No snow Only Sunshine Christmas is around the corner COVID rates are high again Families separated by distance and health concerns Perhaps Emmanuel (God with us) wants us to listen and be fully present My ears, eyes and senses are heightened and heart is open Life and all that’s in it is Spirit-full Opening my […]

A day lived well….

Mid-Summer’s Eve….. frog is croaking an evening ‘hello’ bird sings good night day evening sky is pink and lavender clouds heavy and thick with moisture It’s mid-Summer Pond gently gurgles over the moss and stones Fireflies will light the pines soon Yellow daylilies dot the bank among the love grass and a soft melody plays […]

Spring 2021

Planting Maple Tree, Heirloom Tomatoes, Squash and Eggplant Watching the baby leaves as they birth out on the Redbud Tree and Buckeye’s Red Berry blossoms Purple and White bearded Irises they dot the back yard while St. Francis stands watch over the pond Smiling at the songs of the BlueJays and Cardinals and the Mockingbirds […]

Spring 2021 – Gratitude still exists…

Spring 2020 was quite different than Spring 2021, there were no planes, very little traffic by car, no trains or buses to speak of and the skies were robin egg blue. The earth grew quiet with a stillness that allowed one to hear the whispers of the Creator within and the Earth’s sigh as if […]