Why oh Why Big Sky

Why does the sky loom vast and big?  The stars stream with light beams so bright, it is —as if I might be illumined right. Ahhh, to witness the morning sun rise across a plane without interruption, is to be immersed in the majesty of His Diety. To be Renewed, Refreshed, Rejuvenated,Restored, and Reinvented is…

Roots Descend

A tiny seed planted, watered, and weeded. Vibrating roots descend into rich soil, then climb towards the Son  Extracting essential nutrients to grow and bloom. Assembling wisdom, a firm foundation is poured. My core beliefs replaced with tiles of truth.  A fountain, a wellspring of love bubbles up eternal. Copyright  2017 by Barbara Alley Hoyle.  All…

Frolicking Within

Exploring a hodgepodge way to a secret chamber… I found myself within a complicated network of passages. Surrounded by a maze of hedged pathways… My feet followed a labyrinth of meandering foot stones. Alas, at last…I came to adore the stillness. A place of intricate, delicate meaning. Seeking what may lie ahead, I climbed above…

May Day Delights

May Day! May Day! Oh my goodness a double good meaning! Mayday is an international radiotelephone distress signal, used by ships and aircraft, however, when I was a little girl, May Day was a day of excitement!  We dressed in decorative, fluffy pinafores and pranced around a garland-festooned pole.  My mother was from Shuen Ecken, Germany and…

Sweet Beauty

A great way to start the day is to begin with music and gratitude.  Ralph Emerson once said, “Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.”  Sublime music combined with glorious photos by Tim Janis. http://