Body Invasion

“Fate whispers to the warrior, ‘You cannot withstand the storm.’ The warrior whispers back, ‘I am the storm.’” – Unknown You are not welcome here begone For this is a body of peace and grace There is no place for the likes of youLurking undercover my skin and bone Trying to invade my sacred spaceHow dare you feast … Continue reading Body Invasion

What Will Remain

In these times of uncertainty and pain I often ponder what of this will remain When we emerge from our sheltered abodesAnd begin to live a ‘normal’ life once moreWill we have learned anything of value From this heart-wrenching deathly lesson And be kinder, gentler, treading lighter upon Mother earth Determined to leave no lasting marks where we wereBut what … Continue reading What Will Remain

Last Words

As I write my last words today- April’s fragrant zephyr kisses my faceThis beautiful unique day will not be Wasted on morbid news of this diseaseBut rather I’ll dream-Of simple things like a sultry caressing breezeAnd birds singing their love songs from on high in treesBecause spring is for mating and a time of nestingI’ll watch the … Continue reading Last Words

Fait Accompli

Albert Joseph Pénot – La Femme Chauve-Souris Caught in an eternal moonrise as deja blue overcomes deep in the hastening twilight, I seek your luscious lip’s song floating in the lagoon reflection of a midnight sonata sky.Here in my tormented dreams is where I find you and your eyeswhile sacrificial blood courses through my hot pulsing veins.My hunger yearns to kiss your … Continue reading Fait Accompli

THROWBACK FRIDAY – Linda Lee Lyberg – To Be a Dandelion

“I have been thinking about living like the lilies that blow in the fields.”-  Lilies, by Mary Oliver I have been thinking I’d like to be a dandelion that has no homeroaming free on the sultry breeze until I find some fertile loam And when I land in a soft emerald pasture, I’ll take root and stay spending … Continue reading THROWBACK FRIDAY – Linda Lee Lyberg – To Be a Dandelion

THROWBACK FRIDAY- Linda Lee Lyberg – When the Mirror is Clear

Those in-between moments when the mirror is clearare like chasing black crows in my flying dreamswith my piercing eagle eyes shining in bright haze.I fear I am much too fond of this thing we call loveSo I soar above the bitterness in this tormented worldFor these are troubling times of intense sorrow.I know tomorrow’s news … Continue reading THROWBACK FRIDAY- Linda Lee Lyberg – When the Mirror is Clear

The Rainbow Child

Where does the rainbow end,in your soul or on the horizon?” ― Pablo Neruda, The Book of Questions The colors of her kaleidoscope soul spill into the world wherever she wanders and roamsLike satin ribbons streaming in zephyr’s arms, she spreads her radiant purity everywherePainting this gorgeous earth in vivid shadesof rose-red, blue, green, and sun drenched yellowShe wears them … Continue reading The Rainbow Child