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Have You Noticed How…

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The Ol’ Crone Who Dwells Within – Drawing & Photograph by Toni Roberts

some of us grow older and wiser

while others of us

just

grow

  old

 

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Lessons At The Feet Of The Goddess…

Goddess Spirit – Artwork & Photography by Toni Roberts

Lesson Two:

It takes

all kinds

to make this world…

In fact…

we are all but reflections

of

one another

at one stage or another of

human spiritual development

and

evolution

so…

before you curse your sister/brother for

who they are…

or are not…

remember

there

YOU

go

or

went

or

  shall go

 

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A Bit Of Wisdom From Poet, THETA BURKE…

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Portrait of the Artist – Collage/Photo by Toni Roberts

 

I was going through my bookcases earlier today in search of a book that I did not find. Instead, I came upon an old, yellowed book of poetry: SOUNDS OF YOURSELF by Theta Burke. (Copyright 1977 by Theta Burke. Publisher: Delafield Press.) I had made a notation on the title page that the book was a gift from…either Larry or Surry in May of 1979. My handwriting is abominable and my memory not much better for I remember neither a Larry nor a Surry. My apologies to whomever it was who obviously knew my spirit so well.

The poet speaks to my heart. It’s as if her thoughts and words were lifted from my own soul. I hope you get the same pleasure as I from Ms. Burke’s deep understanding of this journey we share as human beings. You will be seeing more of her work in future blogs.

The following poem is from the last section of the book entitled: CONTEMPLATION. I dedicate it to all of you seekers of eternal youth.

Sometimes it appears

that concern with the accumulation of years

is more prevalent with those

who have sought gratification

from physical attributes

and fear their deterioration.

 

They are ageless

whose beauty of mind

has properly assigned priorities

so that the  passing of the years

only adds facets

which contribute to the richness of the glow.”

 

Artwork by Toni Roberts available for viewing and purchase at:

http://toniroberts.imagekind.com

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