Category Archives: Nature

Sunday Morning

by Anna Greene Dell’Era copyright On this early Sunday morning My heart is open to pray I kneel at my throne of worship A melody comes my way Lord, you are so amazing Your touch, so warm yet light You … Continue reading

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Elephant Thoughts

Elephant Thoughts by Anna Greene Dell’Era (All Rights Reserved) Elephant Thoughts It must be nice to walk without a lot of weight Must be calming to have others observe your gait Must be intriguing to lie down without the stomach … Continue reading

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BOW! HOW?! SAVE THE PUPPIES!!

These abandoned puppies had been placed in a farmer’s small shelter, boxed in and left to perish in southern Italy.  A farmer’s family, my husband and I provided water and edibles. We contacted an Animal Protection Agency and led them … Continue reading

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Kingdom Come, (Robbed a day before the Kings Come=Balthazar, Helliborus, Faith)

A few days into the New Year 2012, I arrived at work earlier than normal, delighted at my good luck to find a parking space in the blue zone in Basel (which means I may stay parked the whole day)….cool….. right outside across the street in … Continue reading

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Still

  —(copyright)All photos and poetry by whenquiet…— Ever notice that time keeps movin’ on? Ever felt tremendous peace when you’re the only one at home? Ever heard the wind whistle through the rafters of your home Carrying tales from far away? … Continue reading

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No Ways Tired

Don’t Feel No Ways Tired, He leadeth me beside the still waters…. my cup runneth over….

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when the candle burns unattended

who do you turn to when no one seems to know the answer? you are told this, you are told that but the truth dodges like a fly you are trying to swack when the business of the chaos just … Continue reading

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exactly where you are

just that perfect place …you are embraced by your favorite sweater, cuddled in your favorite jeans and sneakers,  inclined back in your favorite summer lounge chair, and the one of the last wonderful suns of October is right where you want it, and … Continue reading

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Masako, Where are you?

Masako, The last time I heard your voice you phoned to congratulate me on President Barack Obama’s victory. That has been awhile. I thought so deeply of you two weeks ago I phoned the Eurythmy school in Dornach, Switzerland to inquire about … Continue reading

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Black Link in the Chain

Black Link of the Chain By Anna Rene Greene Dell’Era Written January 7, 2011 The sparrow awakens me with his chirp Again, a returned resume waits in my mailbox I hold back a burp I am an educated opinionated black … Continue reading

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