Monday, March 3, 2014

Dancing the Paradigm

As the planets shift their orbits
in the heavens,
a time of change on earth arrives.

what would happen if we 
expanded our perspective 
wide enough to change, 
not just a relationship,
a circumstance, a limitation,
but the entire paradigm -
if we breathed an evolution, a revolution,
an expansive flowering
of every good intention,
transforming them to action,
a New Way borning?

What would happen if we:
bought no plastic,
watched and participated in no violence,
ate no trauma from factory farms,
nurtured our children well,
believed - truly believed - in Joy?
recycled, reused, reduced,
rejected excess, embraced simplicity,
and loved ourselves and our neighbour?

Solstice wish:
May we trip the light fantastic,
prancing and cavorting
like giddy reindeer
under a waning polar moon,
conga into April sunshine with hopeful feathers
all aloft and glistening,
caper into the dawn, vibrant and smiling
and never so alive!

Come spring, I shall pull on the moss
like socks,
and tiptoe through the forest
like a sprite.
I will dip a tip-toe 
into the Pond of Peace,
and set my dreams alight
with the shine of sunset
beside the western sea.

Never before,
has there been
such a springtime of Possibility
as now I see.


  1. A beautiful dream Sherry...hope it's realised some day....some words read like mantras...if we repeat them we would definitely evolve into better souls...

  2. That's awesome, you are that "ray" splashing the stream

  3. pull on the moss like socks...smiles....i can hope that we would be willing to risk it all and chase after such a huge change...what if we could...i think it would be rather amazing....

  4. caper into the dawn...nice

    like the close very much...

  5. Sherry, this is outstanding. What an absolutely beautiful prayer. Your heart is so pure, it gushes out with words and thoughts like these. I so much want to welcome that new world.

  6. carpe diem and caper into dawn :) ~


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