Long (Inktober, Day #5)

  Here is a quick drawing for day #5. The prompt is “long”. I’m not satisfied with these either… but here they are. I did two because I was trying to correct something. But, there is no more time for any more re-dos, so this is all I’ve got. ***    

Flames of Fall (poem)

      Flames of Fall Reds and golds dripping The equinox dance begins Flames dying on land © prasanta September 2017     “Autumn carries more gold in its pocket than all the other seasons.” -Jim Bishop     _______________________________________________________________    

Cinquains (poems)

  Phases Leaves drift separated torn from solid branches glorious even in death– dreams endure. © prasanta September 2017     Begin Winter will find its rest when morning arrives and the sun makes us forget what aches. Begin…. © prasanta September 2017     Power Each word living magic spoken, written, breathed, dreamt sever, save, entangle, … More Cinquains (poems)

Summer’s Lease…

Summer’s lease hath all too short a date…  —- Shakespeare, Sonnet 18           The House Was Quiet And The World Was Calm     The house was quiet and the world was calm.     The reader became the book; and summer night     Was like the conscious being of the book.     The … More Summer’s Lease…

Beauty and Bread

  Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul. — John Muir     Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished. — Lao Tzu     Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. … More Beauty and Bread

A Sunrise

The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases;     his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning;     great is your faithfulness. Lamentations 3:22-23   ____________________________________________________________________________________________

Perseverance and Adversity (Quotes)

“Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.”—Christopher Robin to Pooh, A.A. Milne “Fall seven times, stand up eight.” — Japanese Proverb “A problem is a chance for you to do your best.”– Duke Ellington “The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor … More Perseverance and Adversity (Quotes)