January 20, 2011 § Leave a comment
Don’t want to be made of cardboard–
Or of feathers blown away.
Nor Gorilla Glue, or staples–holding me in sway.
Don’t want foundations faulty–
Or cornerstones that cringe.
It’s sturdy dreams I’m after—that will hold and not unhinge!
Art By: Aimee Stewart is a gifted American artist expressing and exploring her gifts in bold new ways. This piece is entitled Gypsy Firefly, and you can find her greetings cards, calendars, and prints at Red Bubble
Words By: Jean Dewitt (aka Glory Jean Dewitt) . This poem is entitled, “Sturdy Dreams” and you can find my poetry at Bonanza
November 15, 2010 § 2 Comments
Glimmering, shimmering, fantastical hues
Night watchman watching the grays and the blues
Azure and cobalt so framed by the dark
And there hangs that orb like a lone patriarch
Flittering, jittering thoughts running through
As softly repeating Swing songs set the mood
And with coffee “just right” from a thermos in plaid
The watchman just whispers, “night shift’s not so bad!”
Copyright 2010 Gloria Jean Dewitt
Art By: Béla Török is an incredible Hungarian photographer. You can find his work at Red Bubble and his greeting cards are both affordable and spectacular!
Words By: Jean Dewitt (aka Glory Jean Dewitt) . My poetry is on: Bonanza
August 27, 2010 § Leave a comment
You’re a volume still in progress—the outcome’s yet unknown.
Until you reach the graveyard, nothing’s set in stone!
If you’ve hit too many highways & your paths have tangled weeds,
Don’t forget that nothing’s static—you can always plant new seeds.
‘Cause every day has prospects—new horizons can be found.
Your book of life’s unfolding as you reach for higher ground!
If tomorrow holds some failure, then you’re doing a good job.
Since failure leads to triumph—your success will not be robbed.
Yes, your life can be a rewrite—you can whistle some new song.
You can turn the page and turn the tides…and still move on along.
Copyright 2010 Gloria Jean Dewitt (aka Glory Jean Dewitt)
Art By: Sacha Sukasam, a talented illustrator attending London University. His title for this piece is, “The Rest is Still Unwritten.” See more of his work at: Arty Buzz
Words By: Gloria Jean Dewitt. You can find more of my writing at: Media Magpie