flower garden, walking, nature, birds, lizards, friends

A Walk through the Flower Garden

You soon find out you don't know it all when surrounded by nature's beauty. it is an immersion of the soul in sheer awe... it's not enough for me to stroll through a garden of flowers. no, not at all. it's my inherent duty standing in the shade like a monstrous carved granite statue enthralled… Continue reading A Walk through the Flower Garden

dove, pool, drinking, slopped on my shirt, foolish old man
Humor, Nature

Reality is a Dove outside Cooing

This is the reality we both live by. yet, one is one and both pass us by. the dove returns on TV and I hear its coo. but, overhear another as if it's not in my room. and, I am right, it landed slow a few feet outside my sliding glass window by my windswept… Continue reading Reality is a Dove outside Cooing

cat, dove, pool, visits me, cool day, overcast
Nature, Pets

My Cat and the Dove

I woke, opened my vertical blinds and looked out and there was my dove. it didn't have its partner. they haven't been together for some time now. I believe they do pair for life once they have decided. I wondered what had happened. the other day I noticed there was a dove who seemed like… Continue reading My Cat and the Dove

nature, god, life, beauty, finding purpose

Look to Nature

Search your soul as hard as you try look to nature the sun in the sky seek goodness and mercy from rain falling above let wind fill your mind with visions of white doves believe your heaven is here where you are feeling comfort gazing at heavenly stars an everlasting scheme we cannot shake without… Continue reading Look to Nature

drifting, meditation, walking, backyard, birds, lizards, birdbath


I walk outside drifting about within my own meditation for a few minutes and look around at the greenery and stand still. I see my birdbath and it has leaves so I rinse it clean filling it with fresh water I look at the ground lizards on the brick wall bathing in the sun tilt… Continue reading Drifting

clouds, nature, mountains, birds, ocean, poetry, steven humphreys

Floating like a Cloud

In a dream I was floating like a cloud looking down at golden poppies, green rolling hills, sturdy oaks, gliding doves, and the waves of the ocean crashing on shore rocks I gazed at stars and the moon at night and the sun during the day But, I was not lonely when I awoke my… Continue reading Floating like a Cloud

the beauty of the sunset, poetry, nature, steven humphreys

The Beauty of the Sunset

The beauty of the sunset is knowing there will be a new dawn a raindrop will look like a gem running down a flower's stem chirping birds and the sea so deep and the sky so high reveals there is something in the air that keeps each there and so it is inherent within everything… Continue reading The Beauty of the Sunset

eye of the beholder, nature, poetry, steven humphreys

Eyes of the beholder

Autumn leaves fall slowly like spinning teacups a colorful collusion of brown, green and yellow coffee swirls smelling of sweet burnt cinnamon infusion sunlight pierces through sparkling water streams in the heart of the forest like a white spear beauty never fades there it never dulls in the scope of eternity it doesn't matter whether… Continue reading Eyes of the beholder

reminder, nature, poetry, steven humphreys


It is a reminder we know little about nature whenever we visit the great outdoors that it is something which is independent of us in which we had no part in the making but, we take it in we breath it we feel the warmth and the cold of it a reminder... we can't take… Continue reading Reminder