Rainy Day Altar – Photo by Toni Roberts
an even more delicious day
than the sunshine and calm blue skies of yesterday?
Indoors On A Rainy Day – Photo by Toni Roberts
noisy splatters of raindrops
intruding upon the
clear away the debris that clogs the mind and soul
whip up the waters!
cleanse this vessel!
ready it for the
for which the Soul has come…
Yemaya At Work – Photo by Toni Roberts
For the first time…
I saw the choice so clearly:
I can continue
Reacting to negative people…events and circumstances
From my place of
In that so
I can rise above the residue of pain from events long past
to lift up my
On ITS own…
watching the river flow
Perhaps today I will just sit and watch the river flow…
here in the warmth and safety of my sacred space
watching Ochun flow lazily twenty stories below.
She rolls calmly,
taking her time…
refusing to be rushed by the blustering winds and
that try to hurry her along.
So peacefully she flows…
self-contained joy in motion.
Today I shall just sit and commune with my
Perhaps tomorrow I shall fill these pages with her