It’s Poetry Friday! Tricia is hosting at The Miss Rumphius Effect. In my OLW research, I discovered Mary Coleridge, a Victorian-era poet and great-great-niece of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and her poem “The Other Side of a Mirror.” From what I’ve found about her online, it appears she published little of her work during her lifetime, […]
“Like water which can clearly mirror the sky and the trees only so long as its surface is undisturbed, the mind can only reflect the true image of the Self when it is tranquil and wholly relaxed. “ ~ Indra Devi I like this quote because it combines a previous One Little Word of mine […]
It’s Poetry Friday and Catherine is hosting at Reading to the Core. Michelle is wrapping up the monthly poetry challenge over at Today’s Little Ditty. Douglas Florian challenged us to write a poem about nothing. Here is my contribution. So go wash your hands and enjoy some poetry.
“A man’s manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.” ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (from Bartlett’s Book of Quotations) Or, as my granny would say, “Pretty is as pretty does.” And Happy Birthday to Noah John!
It’s Poetry Friday! Tara is hosting at A Teaching Life. Thanks again to everyone who stopped here — sometimes more than once! — to share your links and your thoughts on creativity. You are welcome to see what others have posted and add to the conversation here. Related to the “spurts” or “butt-in-chair” thread, I […]
“A book was like stepping through a mirror. I could go somewhere else. Each one was a door to a whole kingdom.” ~Susan Sontag, via The Writer’s Almanac Last week while traveling for work, I stumbled through a mirror into a small, magical kingdom: a bookstore named Pentimento. Inside I found lovely comrades-in-reading, Toni Wall […]
Good morning, friends! I have received several kind emails alerting me to the fact that the original Poetry Friday post is missing the comment function. (Thank you, dear ones!) I’ve checked everything I know to check, and suspect the pasting in of the link button is the culprit since that is the only code that […]
It’s Poetry Friday and you are in the right place!! The Round-Up is HERE!! As I am on the road for work, please allow Mr. Linky to gather your information in my place. My sincere thanks for the effort you put into your post and your willingness to share it here today! You rock! In […]
“Life is a mirror and will reflect back to the thinker what he thinks into it.” ~ Ernest Holmes What are you thinking and reflecting into your life today? Would those around you, if asked, agree with you? (Right now I’m thinking that someday I hope to see this statue in person.)
It’s Poetry Friday! Please visit my friend Tabatha at The Opposite of Indifference for today’s round-up of blog links. I promise I won’t bore you with posts related to my OWL, mirror, for the next year. But today I’m acting on Tabatha’s suggestion to talk about reverso poems. Marilyn Singer made quite a splash in […]