A butterfly passed Between cars today Evading traffic Not long to stay Happy and yellow She fluttered above The line of metal Cars desperate to get From here to there All too unaware Of the beauty In the sky With a wistful “Hello,” And a cordial “Goodbye,” On tissue paper wings She flies
Delicate wings Worse for wear Powered by faith Float on air
They float on the air To tickle a nose The sweetest notes From the bud of a rose Enriched with jasmine And apple blooms A bit of sweet pea And pampas grass plumes Planted with love As bluebirds softly sing About the goodness The spring garden brings Pollen and petals And butterfly wings
Fickle wings flutter From one to the next Never satisfied Too busy to rest ~ But having found The sweetest of them all With just one kiss In love they will fall
In the hidden places Where natural eyes can’t see Changes are happening There’s a plan to set you free ~ The forces that keep you bound From all that’s meant to be Are being used for your good Readying you to receive ~ A destiny that was written In another time and place One about… Read More Destiny
Against a field of so much green She had no choice but to be seen; To spread her wings and flutter free Into the world where she will be; Recognized for her beauty And sensitivity; As a peacekeeper between The flowers and the bees; For when her work is done It’s back to where she… Read More Lovely Things
Gone as far As you can go On feet that carried you Steady and slow? You’ve reached the top Or so you thought Until you realized There’s much more you want. You’ve got wings to grow And places to go A whole world to see… One full of promise, and possibility.
In a world of flowers And fluttering wings A passing glance Turned to romance; In a comforting embrace I found peace When you became My resting place