My Safe Place – A Haiku

lost in the pages embraced by the floating song of words, I am safe Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2017 What is your safe place, the one space where you can escape from the tension and pressures of the day, and be you, just you, and be┬ástill? Is it an activity that brings you in the …

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Foreigner – A Haiku

my identity crisis unfolds – worlds collide where do I belong? born in the midst of those who see me, as the one belonging elsewhere lost, I search for a little compassion, just once so fear can subside Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2015 This post was inspired by a television show on Germany TV, where …

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Express Yourself Meme – Resolutions

Express Yourself is back – well, actually it was never gone, but somehow I did not find the time for the majority of the last few months to post as a part of this blog hop. This year, however, I am a much more organized (cough) blogger – I hope, so I decided this would …

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Loving Mother

Loving Mother kindness benevolent love protectress of those in your care tenderness and ultimate compassion This poem was inspired by my connection to the Mother Goddess, in her form of Kuan Yin, the Goddess of Compassion. The poem is written in the form of cinquain. Here is what other bloggers posted: http://readingwritingeverything-heather.blogspot.co.uk/2014/08/celebrating-summer-holidays-week-one-of.html http://jeffchapmanwriter.blogspot.com/2014/08/celebrate-small-things-1-august-ctst.html http://eclecticali.wordpress.com/2014/07/22/whats-your-angle/ http://www.cherdoontheflipside.com/2014/07/friday-whyday-once-again.html …

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