Look into my eyes I am right HERE an Awakening Shimmers in my soul Whoosh a flash brilliant light illuminates my core I tremble feeling the quickening a surge of life force rolls through my spirit sparks my eyes and moves me forward do you see it see it in me I resonate vibrating to the harmony of the universe as it unfolds I have crossed the threshold Moved beyond the cusp into
Rite of Passage
How much easier it would be for the youth of our society if we had clear rites of passage clear goals and pathways clear expectations that told our youth when they were adults that reaffirmed how priceless and irreplaceable a rite of passage that invested in them as human beings and celebrated their lives this girl will be a woman in her culture when she has completed this ritual we give conflicting messages, drink at one age, fight at another, vote at another, drive at yet another do any or all of these make them an adult what does it mean to be an adult today how do we design our own multi-cultural, multi-ethnic diverse rites of passage for our youth to end the senseless deaths and injuries of our adolescents from preventable causes we'd better figure it out time to not only dream but realize that dream for our youth I am tired of counting bodies Are You?
Move out of my way out of my thought I have changed societies, cultures, lives and I've learned I can't move you change you by force, by will by sheer power I can only move if you agree to MOVE with me TOGETHER.
I float with the river it calls to me as I awaken to the sunlight I grab my boat and head to see what stories, what truths the river will bring to me as I walk I hear the rhythm as the river flows to the sea come come come.
HERALD OF A NEW AGE
There is music all around us hear it play music to celebrate the arrival of a new age Hope, Faith, Love are all a buzz in people again Hear the hearald's song with that trumpet as he pipes to lead the way through the valleys over the hills his song echoes and echoes through our souls Music Sweet Music illuminating each step showing us the right pathways out of darkness into light into harmony into bliss some would say Keep in step March in time or do your own thing what the hey just answer the heralds song so we can all be on our way.