Do you have a plan in place?
Or are you plain wandering?
Just crusin’ thru life,
Taking any road you find,
Looking for shortcuts
Hoping to go somewhere.
An aimless wayfarer
Never seeking direction
Stuck in the vast maze of life
If you don’t know where you are going any road can take you there. —Lewis Carrol
Looking for a change?
It all begins with with you
Renewing your mind.
It takes a decision
In order for things to change.
I have been walking
The streets of San Francisco
“In Places Hidden”
Remembering the place
“Where Lilacs Still Bloom”,
While listening to “The Sound of Rain”,
With Judd and Larkin
And, as Hannah did, I am
Clinging to “A Passionate Hope”
Like Masuo Yasui in a “Stubborn Twig”
Or like those many pioneers did
On “The Oregon Trail”.
I, like “Judah’s Wife”, seek peace and safety
So I stop for a “Praise Pause”,
And praise God using one of His many names.
I am so grateful for His “Cherished Mercy”
And His “Redeeming Grace”.
(Based on a list of some of the recent books I have or am now reading)
NaPoWriMo 2018-Day 3–List Poem
In Places Hidden—Tracie Peterson
Where Lilacs Still Bloom—Jane Kirkpatrick
The Sound of Rain—Sarah Loudin Thomas
A Passionate Hope—Jill Eileen Smith
Stubborn Twig—Lauren Kessler
The Oregon Trail—David Dary
Judah’s Wife—Angela Hunt
Praise Pause—SGLY Ministry
Cherished Mercy—Tracie Peterson
Redeeming Grace—Jill Eileen Smith
Kale, content til
You danced among the trees.
Sky cried the day you fell
Sometimes it leads
You on an amazing journey
Hidden talents within yourself!
You will enjoy finding
New things to do,
Lately I have been trying to learn how to draw. I have always wanted to but never really took the time to see if I could. So, last month I decided I would.
I bought a Sketch Book and some drawing pencils, found a daily drawing prompt site on Instagram and began my journey!
It has been a delightful, rewarding time each day. I am learning so much, finding hidden talent I didn’t know I had and meeting new friends.
I usually search for “How to Draw” sites or on You Tube that have drawing tutorials.
Today was especially exciting as the Prompt was to draw “Numbers”.
I decided to create something from the Numbers 25 as today is the 25th.
The drawing you see posted above is what resulted! It just amazed me to see where creativity led me today! From the numbers 25 to a Snoopy Top Dog drawing! 😊 I just had to share my excitement!
(PS: If you want to see my daily drawing journey Follow me on Instagram @LeonasDesigns )
On a journey to reach Home
I Start out as number 2
But I get a second chance
That’s not good for you
Counting on the luck of the Draw
To move me forward on the Path
My colorful little Pawn
Procures the Card of wrath
It’s a frantic race to make it Home
You bump me and I bump you
But one of us will win in the end
Oh Wow! Look at the card I drew!
Or Help in need?
Or good necessity?
What are you holding on to?
Is it dragging you down in life,
Or supplying you with the strength you need?
Assess what you are clinging to.