Glad Heart

20140525-225131-82291545.jpgEveryday I wake and walk this intriguing earth I am filled with wonder and gratitude. Gratitude that I wake, that I breathe, that I dwell in a form with presence of mind, with senses to absorb and take part in the beauty of life. Yesterday I was grateful for the company of good, honest men and women. Some graced with the wisdom of age others an understanding of the treachery of commercialism seeking to live a life beyond the yoke of an empty, greedy god of coin. I had the opportunity to bury a hatchet that has long caused grievous wound to myself and the community I move in and celebrate with feasting, wine, laughter and dancing. Today, I am grateful for the wind, although cold now, that rushes through the hillside of trees, a great ocean current carrying leaves off to dance and play. I am grateful for the gift of words that I can draw pictures full of sensory flavour that others may taste of my sated gratitude. Living in this way brings great happiness to me and, I believe, those around my glad heart.

Words errant satiety image courtesy of sirgerg on deviantART

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11 comments on “Glad Heart

  1. dievca says:

    What a lovely day (and night and another day) I am so glad that you were able to bring closure and peace to yourself. Joy! (and gratitude) XO

  2. 'Tis says:

    What a perfect day! 🙂

  3. hispetitelle says:

    How lovely that you had a day that was so fulfilling.

  4. Jayne says:

    Just Beautiful! – your words and Maya’s words xo, J

  5. Your attitude is deeply affecting, to be filled with wonder and gratitude like this. Thank you for sharing this, it is a very beautiful thing.

    • Thank you, both wonder and gratitude are of vital importance to me. To see the world with fresh and open eyes, to feel, to recognise the beauty of life with a grateful heart and mind, that is living for me 🙂

  6. mrmodigliani says:

    You are a very good and wise woman Errant. Be blessed.

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