We choose to be solemn When we rise into A song of joy Limiting ourselves Lifting our voices But not too high Never outshining The voices that surround us And heaven forbid We dance While the psalmist knew Life was bliss and chaos A gift To be celebrated In our wondrous colors And beings We … Continue reading Psalms #wwwblogs
There are seasons of silence A peculiar deafness That muffles the music There is a grief In those days As voice is stilled We lose identity And a spark we call joy When the songs no longer play But, oh, the magic Of the rebellious spirit Who faces those muted days And begins to sing … Continue reading Sing #wwwblogs
Poetry as first language.
For those of you who watched the Oscars, how about Lady Gaga and her medley from the Sound of Music?! We are pretty huge fans of Julie Andrews around here. When Maddie and Moses were very small, I introduced them to The Sound of Music, and Mary Poppins, and The Princess Diaries. Julie Andrews as … Continue reading Julie Andrews…Working Out