Heavenly stars dance In galaxies of cold space. Hope found in the void. The stars tell a story. They are millions of miles away in a cold and chaotic universe. And yet stars shine so brilliantly in the midst of the dark void. The stars are crafted by God's handiwork. He told Abraham to count... Continue Reading →
What is that I see Swarming above the oak tree Yellow busy bees. Fun fact: Did you know that bees can travel up to six miles in a day going an average of 15 miles per hour? Another fun fact: Bees are the only insects in the world that make food that humans can eat.... Continue Reading →
Busy hummingbird Flapping your lightning speed wings. Extraordinary! Did you know the hummingbird flaps its wings 70 times per second? The heart rate can also get up to 1,260 beats per minute. The average human is only 70 beats per minute. This bird is truly extraordinary. God created a marvelous creature.
The sleepy sun sets Across the orange painted sky Before the stars shine. Watching the sunset is a beautiful sight to behold. The sun paints the sky with this intense orange color, and it reflects off the clouds to make it shine even brighter. After the sun sets, nature displays it's brilliance yet again. The... Continue Reading →
Gentle wind and rain. Tapping at my windowpane. Rhythm of nature. Nature is the best symphony out there. It composes such wonderful music. Gentle wind and rain calm the soul. This rhythm of nature is a gift from God. I am so thankful for nature's musical talent.
You in the mirror. Believe in yourself today. Because you are me. Positive self-esteem is an important component of our well-being. We are created in the image of God and therefore have infinite value. I know for a fact that the most critical person in the world of me...is me. I must remind myself daily... Continue Reading →
Singing with the rain. Twirling my red umbrella Under grieving clouds. Singing is a powerful force. When people experience grief, they may sing to cast out their deep-seated turmoil from within. In this haiku, the melodious rain droplets are singing alongside the person with the umbrella. I wanted to convey this idea of joy. Joy... Continue Reading →
Lighthouse in the night. Leading me safely to shore From the waves that roar. Any boat captain will tell you lighthouses are essential for leading them safely to shore. During storms, it can be difficult to traverse through the roaring, tempestuous waves. Having a lighthouse can give you confidence and hope to make it back... Continue Reading →