Stillness stories, books, poems, and more

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In times of grief and sadness, we all think about the silence left behind. This morning I was thinking of my 14-year old great niece who was taken off life support yesterday. A sad and devastating day. And I did the only thing I could -- I cried, and then… Read More
Recently most of the world has been brought to a halt due to the Corona Virus pandemic. A sort of silence has fallen over many places including cities like New York and Washington D.C. as people are told to stay home and to not go out. But in this silence,… Read More
Isn't it fun to talk to oneself? Read More

Poem / Romance

May 08, 2018

Reads: 657

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Based on a real incident of a teacher's life. Read More

Reads: 733

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just a Poem about questions. Read More

Tags: time, hours, stillness

Poem / Poetry

December 21, 2016

A meditative poem. Read More
just what went through my mind that early morning. Read More

Tags: wind, stillness, quiet

Poem / Horror

October 11, 2016

Reads: 730

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: death, stillness

“… Imagine that more can be heard... Read More

Reads: 487

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When in prayer, devotion time,I am silent,In meditation on the Lord and listen, I hear His voice speaking to me, I try and write down ,share ,hope I get it right.? Like every-thing in life, we need to learn also to listen, to the Lord, each other, nature, creation, do… Read More
I meditate (sometimes) on the Lord, writings, bible, art, poetry etc.I try and do it every morning, it's my loss when I don't.I feel words, music, song of life within my soul. Read More
This poem reflections on the silence within my soul and the trepidations which haunt me as my mind wonders... Read More

Reads: 597

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What can satisfy a soul's hunger? What can bring redemption but a love that's full of passion? Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 25, 2010

Reads: 431

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

i wrote this along time ago its just how i felt at the time..idk Read More
As long as the heart beats the world exists to a person Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 22, 2010

Reads: 925

Comments: 25

The Booksie Classic House

This was partially inspired be David Grays song babylon but only the lines; 'let go of your heart, let go of your head...' I uploaded the song but it doesn't really go with the poem except for those lines...even so tis a good song. Hope you like Read More

Tags: stillness, let-go

Poem / Memoir

September 08, 2009

Reads: 467

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Revealing the longing to see someone set free. Read More

Poem / Memoir

September 01, 2009

Reads: 855

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

3/14/06--Always feeling like I was on the outside looking in, I wrote this. I was in love, and simply felt nothing in return...at least nothing whole-hearted. This was my frustration. Read More

Poem / Romance

February 08, 2009

Reads: 532

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

how perfect the lips that meet, of lovers meant to be... Read More

Poem / Other

September 20, 2008

Reads: 394

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just some quiet reflection on a cool autumn day by the shore of Beaver Brook in NH. Read More
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