We set our prow into the wind setting fast against the storm riding every wave glimpsing sky between towering walls battened down and tied in committed to the journey no matter our fear - Caroline A. Slee

Into the Wind

Seasons awaken us as we are swamped towering waves as the earth trembles and quakes but we awaken at last to see a path to change the way through to survival and final victory - Caroline A. Slee


We rise we will not stay down we are the cream rising to the top our triumphs and tragedies training us into success - Caroline A. Slee

The Cream

A rush of blood feeds the muscles over hills and down again across the flats through the wall continuing beyond the fire the fatigue the burning protest for finish lines and the accomplishment fed by a rush of blood - Caroline A. Slee

A Rush of Blood

“Feet, what do I need them for If I have wings to fly.” - Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo #FridayPhilosophy

Every almost is more than a miss it is closer moving closer to the horizon we seek Every almost is practice towards perfection steps shaping the path we must create to travel Every almost is the key to finally/at last/accomplished the balance of continuing whenever your heart might falter - Caroline A. Slee

Every Almost

Such a measure cannot weigh rightly when we hold the level we replace justice with power control and claim it as true - Caroline A. Slee


I could vanish into soft corners coffee and quiet and a cushioned darkness I could melt back into couch corners a disappearing act when the day is too full I could dream through chaotic hours tucked in my corner safe and calm Finding comfort finding peace in the everyday space - Caroline A. Slee

Couch Corners

We begin to long for winter as time plays tricks on itself summer’s end never came though the calendar promised a change or a shift from the fire of the season we find ourselves waiting for a new season that does not come soon, we are told, soon but change does not come the heat … Continue reading The Longest Season #MondayBlogs

The Longest Season #MondayBlogs

“A great change in life is like a cold bath in wintertime - we all hesitate at the first plunge.” ~ Letitia Elizabeth Landon

Letitia Elizabeth Landon #FridayPhilosophy