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A Bicycle Ride in the Sky

Fish in my backpack

my spirit chipper in the cool air

riding in the clouds

without a care

Investing in the future

doing my favorite thing

so alive and happy

bicycling while I sing

With roads leading to Heaven

a city in the sky

atop the mountain is a cabin

where family gathers for a fish fry

Getting closer

the clouds begin to break

a forest with beautiful flowers

a calm serene lake

Home now

in the Garden of Eden

unconditional love surrounding me

complete tranquility and freedom

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A Timeless Place

Through the corridor of time

there is not much change

a proverbial paradise

beautiful mountain range

Calming wind

an excuse not to rush

dew on my face

causing cheeks to blush

Walking along the river

a silent scene

leaves rustling

the trees are green

A story being told

the reflections go deep

time passes slowly

as the river flows into a creek

Time passes

I am joined with the land

happy and content

a wonderful life plan

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The Dive

Diving deeper into the cave

with great finesse

science helps the diver

explore without stress

Going down deeper

leaving the light

brightly colored fish

shine in the night

Unique structures

candy to the eye

a universe in water

no one can deny

Salt water

meets the fresh

water swirling around

continuing to refresh

Returning now

going from ocean to the land

light engulfing the diver

feeling grand

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Swinging in the Sunset

Swinging in the trees

as the wind blows through my hair

my warty skin exposed

to the salt mist air

Worshipping God

basking in His unending love

my spirit is lifted

a gift from above

My body is frail

spirit is strong

swinging without worry

the wind emits a song

Beautiful colors

in the summer sunset

silhouetted figure

spirit is at rest

Carefree

in this paradise

knowing God is with me

never out sight

copyright 2021 Debbie Pierce

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Awakening the Soul

In the forest there is a great awakening

on this typical day

creatures begin to wander

making their way

Across the span of time

in the immutable space

cycles are in rhythm

in perfect pace

Walking along the edge

water cascading down the stream

into a blue valley

like a painting in a dream

Mist hitting my face

a rainbow within view

being part of the river

my soul is renewed

In the moment

combination of space, time, and thought

all in harmony

have hit the jackpot

Separating again

back into the present reality

ready to face the day

my soul has been set free

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A Plastic Cup Vision

Digesting information

that was hard to hear

the man looked around

with an intense loneliness to bear

Capitulating

to a shorter life

the disease was taking over

causing him strife

A chance reflection

caused him to look up

as if a miracle had happened

a vision through a plastic cup

Balloons in the sky

floating freely

no pain or loneliness

life looked easy

His spirit soared

realizing this was not the end

in a brief time

he would be with friends

A group of balloons

gathered closer together

colorful and beautiful

light as a feather

The old man smiled

knew when his days were done

love and family would be there

forever they would run

copyright 2021 Debbie Pierce

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Minimal Life Dream

Running along the creek

away from the flagrant city life

sun streaming through the trees

country comfort opposed to strife

A talent for simple living

running barefoot in the trees

mist in the air

a cool summer breeze

Under the waterfall

sits a fishing hole

fresh food for lunch

caught with a cane pole

A simple cabin

sits by the stream

lying in a hammock

a pleasant afternoon dream

Birds and crickets sing

on a cool night

happy in the minimalism

of a life in the fire light

copyright 2021 Debbie Pierce

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A Peaceful Dream

The insects swarmed

in the middle of the night

leaving the establishment

an impromptu flight

In the midst

each began to glow

filled with life

some flew low

Beautiful colors

reflecting in a stream

creating a lighted path

following a dream

The cicadas sing

a special song

enlightening my spirit

I sing along

Calmness in the night

close to daybreak

serenity in my spirit

a desire to create

Morning comes

insects disappear in the wind

resting now

the dream ends

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A Relaxing Day

The mongrel sits beside me

taking in the beauty of life

projecting a prodigious amount of strength

having begun with strife

Jumping into the river

splashing around in the sun

with a seminal bark

inviting me to join in the fun

Taking the plunge

the water is cold

grabbing at the ripples

it never gets old

Splashing around

taking a brief swim

the coldness envelops me

numbing my lower limbs

Climbing up the rocks

the sun warms my soul

relaxing in the moment

thinking of taking a stroll

So peaceful

at the water’s edge

sounds of wildlife

speaking to me on this ledge

Getting up to leave

the mongrel leads the way

our souls are at peace

on this beautiful day

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Spread the Light

Emotions run high

as the lights kiss the Earth

some are making disparaging remarks

at this birth

A new life

promise fulfilled on this morning

tranquil existence restored

hope is pouring

Light shines bright

filled with many colors

belief that we can be reunited

we are all brothers

It starts with one person

spreading love and kindness across the land

each person doing something

small or grand

The atoms flow

there is electricity in the air

the dream is spreading

because people dare

Spread hope today

sunshine across the land

it only takes a minute

to lend a helping hand

copyright 2021 Debbie Pierce

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