2023 Advent of Tea – Day Two

2023 Advent of Tea – Day Two

The Poem for today:The aroma of spices wraps around melike a blanket of memories from my childhood.The first sip explodes with flavor,and teases all of the senses. Today’s tea for Day Two is India’s Original Masala Chai. I’m very excited about this because I grew up drinking Masala Chai and much of the Chai that …

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Crown Praise Poem for Sadb

Crown Praise Poem for Sadb

Coming close hand in handI entreat all who are near                Does Sadb approach smiling:Be warmed by her smileWithin it is a love and joy                That can sooth the sea on a stormy day. As the days go, you will find many thingsGiven forth by the fierce and courageous Sadb                Not just cheese, noBut also, wisdom, …

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Poem – Nine years

Poem – Nine years

Nine years. Nine years ago, you came into our lives,Only a tiny squawk (it was cold),And there you were, tongue sticking out, andAlready a hand on my face. Nine years of wonder, amusement, and evenYes, some frustration on both our parts.Crawling, walking, running (mostly running)To talking and immediately you began negotiating…Oh, how much alike we …

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Poem: Being madly, wonderfully in love…

Poem: Being madly, wonderfully in love…

Being madly, wonderfully in love with someonedoes not mean that you do not disagreedo not argue, or fightdo not get frustrated and exhausted.Being incredibly in love with someonecan mean that you fight well, andmake up even better.That you argue in a way that shows youboth sides and perspectives,and then both learn from it. Being completely …

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Poem – When Love Blossoms

Poem – When Love Blossoms

When love blooms A blossom, the soft petals opening,beaconing like thewelcome armsthat enfolded mein warmth and safety. His arms, into which I run,give me such peacewithin the chaotic world… and…. within me. 2/16/1993

Poem – A blush

Poem – A blush

A blush…Hands glide over silken skinAs eyes touchWith the knowledge ofAncient soulsMeeting their mate for theFirst time. A kiss…The slow passion thatMerges one personWith anotherAlong a tempestuousJourney of the heartAnd mind. A breath…Leaving the bodyIn reminder thatOnce the physicalBonds are brokenSo much moreShall remain… –13-Nov-2000(27 years old)

Poem – Special Moments

Poem – Special Moments

Everyone has his or her special moment.That few seconds in the midst of lifeCausing you to pause.To Feel.To Think. An indefinable momentWhere you close your eyes,Tilt you head back and listen.Just listen… Hearing the quiet whisperingOf something within… 20 December 1999(27 years old)