Spring Collection of Poems from Interweave Writing Circle

All art and writings are the property of our contributors. We are grateful for their sharing!   Dear Friends, Our themes for our Winter/Spring 2017 writing circle are beautiful stepping-stones on this journey of seeing, hearing and appreciating more. The Privilege of Witnessing (Feb) Waiting in Wisdom ~ Call from Our Deep Self (Mar) The Miracle of New Growth (Apr) Sacred Seeing …

Poems from Interweave’s February Writing Circle

Dear Friends, Our theme for February was about the Privilege of Witnessing. We talked about things we witness today . . . how some come to us shyly, surprisingly, taking our breath away with their beauty. While others are brazen and jolt us awake even when we prefer to stay asleep. They happen deep within the self, family, in nature, …

Fall 2016 Writing Circle Poems

Dear Friends, We’re happy to share a selection of our writings from Fall 2016. Over these past three months our themes have taken us on a journey about beginnings and new chapters, finding the music of our lives, and the meaning of family. From our writing circle family to you and yours, we send warmest wishes for a blessed and …

Opening to Peace- Poems from Interweave’s May Writing Circle

Dear Friends, Opening To Peace was the theme for our May 2016 Writing Circle. It grew from our fall, winter and spring themes: Autumn, Keepsakes of the Heart, Miracles, Courage and Heartbreak. We learned that through all the transitions and challenges we traverse, Peace waits patiently for us to invite Her to sit with us and within us. May the …

Heartbreak: Poems from Interweave’s April Writing Circle

Dear Friends, Our theme in April was Heartbreak.  The invitation: to explore its many facets, to appreciate its gifts and to reflect on our own learnings as we move through it. We each have our own way of bearing witness to heartbreak and how we allow it to change and transform us. We begin with the words of St. Catherine …

Courage Part 2: Poems from Interweave’s March Writing Circle

Dear Friends, In March our writing circle continued with the theme of Courage. We begin with a prayer, Patient Trust, from the Ignatian tradition, which so beautifully speaks of the eternal dance between Courage and Trust. We hope you enjoy it and all of the offerings! Warm Regards, Lorri   Patient Trust By Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, SJ   Above …

Courage: Poems from Interweave’s February Writing Circle

February 2016 Dear Friends, A story (be it poetry or prose) requires both the telling and the listening. Yet it is the stillness that allows the deep, patient and courageous roots of understanding to develop and cradle the story, so it may be truly heard. All of this is present in the beautiful and courageous writings offered by Lisa Brown, …