Unedited and Uncensored

  Today's post is written by our brave poet, Cindy Powell I had a choice to make about what I was going to post today. I haven’t been feeling terribly inspired lately so I was thinking of posting a poem I wrote a while back. Since it is much more polished than most of the … Continue reading Unedited and Uncensored

Every Day

Today's post is written by our brave poet, Cindy Powell I have a confession to make. Sometimes I think my words are too simple. Sometimes I get the idea that I ought to embellish them a bit. Fluff them out so they’ll sound a bit less ordinary and plain. But when I do—I lose my … Continue reading Every Day

Time to Dream … Again?

Today's post is written by our Brave Poet, Cindy Powell Time to Dream … Again? Once alive Once filled with hope My dreams grew wings And soared But vultures appeared As if out of the mist They circled They taunted They swooped in close Clipped my wings And grounded my once lofty dreams Time passed … Continue reading Time to Dream … Again?

Stepping Out

Today's post is by our Brave Poet, Cindy Powell I'm stepping out I'm stepping out of the boat I'm stepping into the unknown And I'm choosing to trust I can't pretend I can't pretend I'm not afraid I can't pretend because You already know Yet still You call me I'm stepping out I'm stepping out … Continue reading Stepping Out

The Substance of Grace

Today's post is written by our Brave Poet, Cindy Powell I like words I use lots and lots of words I write them I say them I even pray them Compelling words Convincing words Sometimes even convicting words Intriguing words Inspiring words Sometimes even words that impart hope But what am I living? What does … Continue reading The Substance of Grace

Living Brave

Today's post is by our Brave Poet, Cindy Powell Living Brave Living brave ~ Isn’t a feeling It’s a choice Living brave ~ Isn’t about sentiment It’s about commitment Living brave ~ Isn’t the absence of fear It’s the presence of love Living brave ~ Isn’t freedom from pain It’s freedom to be you Living … Continue reading Living Brave

2014 – A Year of Brave

Consider it destiny, dharma, purpose, calling or kismet.  I call it passion.  The stuff that makes me tick, makes me joyful, fills my heart and makes my spirit soar.What is it? It is equipping,  and watching others find their voice,  while creating, and offering opportunites  for them to be released.  I have done it for … Continue reading 2014 – A Year of Brave