Saturday, December 31, 2011

Celebrate End of Year

Last day of the year,
birds and trees feel no difference,
humans celebrate

© Bonnie Best

Friday, December 30, 2011

Rain is Gentle

The rain is gentle,
time to remember the past,
to plan the future

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Be Happy Now

Holiday season
puffy white clouds and blue sky
be happy now

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Row on Lake

Rowing on the lake,
peace and quiet early morn,
bird dips and soars high

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Joy and Peace

What brings Joy and Peace?
Trees, water, bird songs, flowers
Sun warms body, soul

© Bonnie Best

Monday, December 26, 2011

Rap Music

Filthy rap music
disturbs peace in the Sun,
bird songs filter through

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, December 25, 2011

Christmas Day

Peace this Christmas Day
Sun filters through cloud layer
sense Spirit within

© Bonnie Best

Saturday, December 24, 2011

Happiness and Joy

Happiness and Joy
Sunshine, warmth, friends, family
Spirit flows within

© Bonnie Best

Friday, December 23, 2011

Night is Quiet

The night is quiet,
most animals are asleep,
humans are restless

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Colorful Friends

Trees in Fall colors
vibrant red, yellow and green
love colorful friends

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Love Community

Love community
trees, water, Sun, flowers, birds
wellness abounds here

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Rooster Call

Hear the Rooster call,
announce another new day,
the Sun soon will shine

© Bonnie Best

Monday, December 19, 2011

Good Day

This is a good day
Sun is shining, air is clear
serenity now

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Year Nearly to End

Ready for new day
love the sunshine and clear air
year nearly to end

© Bonnie Best

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Love the Warmth

Sunshine this morning
after cold frost yesterday
love to feel the warmth

© Bonnie Best

Friday, December 16, 2011

Earth Rotates

As the Earth rotates,
the Sun stands still in the sky,
yet appears to move

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Sun Brings Warmth

Sun brings warmth today
nourish the body and soul
experience Joy

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Sacred Intention

Sacred intention
to use metaphor wisely
to honor the Earth

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Warmth and Love

Frost on cars and trees
Sunshine will soon melt it all
warmth and love feel good

© Bonnie Best

Monday, December 12, 2011

Rainbow May Appear

Rain drips from the leaves,
birds perch huddled in the trees,
rainbow may appear

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, December 11, 2011

Joy Bubbles Within

A new day begins
pink clouds, blue sky, Sun rises
Joy bubbles within

© Bonnie Best

Saturday, December 10, 2011

Images of Joy

Images of joy,
Christmas tree, ornaments, lights,
gifts given with love

© Bonnie Best

Friday, December 9, 2011


Hummingbird will fly,
rather than squawk or complain,
if life not threatened

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Cherish the Silence

Cherish the silence
within the mountain forest,
returning home now

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Wake Early Morning

Wake early morning,
quiet time, no birds singing,
time to think and write

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Ocean Beckons

Thinking this morning,
permanent prosperity,
Ocean waves beckon

© Bonnie Best

Poems from Spirit

My Haiku poems
flow from the Spirit within,
like a tree breathes air

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, December 4, 2011

Frog Croaking

Frog croaking quite loud
What are you looking for now?
All is well today

© Bonnie Best

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Happiness Now

New day begins now
pink clouds, blue sky, Sun rises
feel happiness now

© Bonnie Best

Friday, December 2, 2011

Inspired Action

Wind blows through the trees
listen as Spirit whispers
take Inspired Action

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Morning and Peace

Morning comes at last,
to stop the disturbing dreams,
bird song restores peace

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Sun Rise

Silence this morning,
darkness hugs me like velvet,
when will the Sun rise?

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Wisdom Comes Slowly

Wisdom comes slowly,
step by step, lessons learned
Night Hawk and Owl cheer

© Bonnie Best
Blog post on RedGage

Monday, November 28, 2011

Stretch Beyond Limits

Stretch beyond limits,
call forth Joy, Serenity,
Dove sings mourning song

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, November 27, 2011


I am prosperous
the Sun, warmth and beauty
surrounds me always

© Bonnie Best

Saturday, November 26, 2011

Peace Now

To walk through the trees,
see wild flowers, hear bird songs,
to be at peace now

© Bonnie Best

Friday, November 25, 2011


Feel serenity,
private meadow and blue lake,
Joy bubbles within

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Showers of Blessings

Showers of blessings,
rainbows appear in the sky,
pots of gold nearby

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Friends Return in Love

Friends return in love,
walk along secluded beach,
listen ocean waves

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Powerful Habits

Powerful habits
draw me into their deep rut,
watch sunrise instead

© Bonnie Best

Monday, November 21, 2011

Relax with Friends

On a cold wet day,
it is pleasant to relax
with friends by the fire

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Illusive Creativity

and the lively hummingbird,
can be illusive

© Bonnie Best

Illusive Hummingbird

Saturday, November 19, 2011

Love is Mysterious

The power of love
is mysterious for sure,
like a storm at sea

© Bonnie Best

Friday, November 18, 2011

Cherish the Silence

Cherish the silence
within the mountain forest,
and return to me

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Enjoy the Moment

Enjoy the moment,
share the gift of love and joy,
and the tree of life

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Flame Within

A flame burns within,
bright, steady, giving light
I feel peace, love, joy

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Second Half of Life

Second half of life,
can be rich and creative,
like sunsets at sea

© Bonnie Best

Monday, November 14, 2011

Fall Colors

Fall colors so bright,
cold weather has arrived,
time to rest indoors

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, November 13, 2011


Spirit within me
reveals authenticity,
as tree bark peels clear

© Bonnie Best

Saturday, November 12, 2011

Silence is Nourishing

Silence is for me,
as rain is for the flowers,
nourishing at depth

© Bonnie Best

Friday, November 11, 2011

Family and Friends

Family and friends,
are near and dear forever,
like quiet forest

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Unseen Power

Spirit moves in me,
like a snake through the tall grass,
slow unseen power

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Freedom to Speak

Poetic license,
like water flowing downstream,
gives freedom to speak 

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Needs Met

The crow squawks and squawks,
until his complaints are heard,
and his needs are met

© Bonnie Best

Monday, November 7, 2011

Love Nourishes

Love nourishes me,
when it is offered freely,
like Sunshine in Spring

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Spirit Within Guides

Spirit within me
supports and guides my choices,
like drinking Sunshine

© Bonnie Best

Saturday, November 5, 2011

Gentle Rain

The rain is gentle,
brings peace to those who listen,
and it nourishes

© Bonnie Best

Friday, November 4, 2011


like the seasons of nature,
has many phases

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Time for Joy

"Enough punishment"
the Ocean Waves whisper now,
time for joy and peace

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Dream to Pursue?

Which dream to pursue?
Can Hummingbird help decide
or the Butterfly?

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Health and Freedom

I value my health
Butterfly values freedom
we share common bonds

© Bonnie Best

Monday, October 31, 2011

Wisdom to Know and Trust

The freedom to choose,
the wisdom to know and trust,
Butterfly released

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Joy Bubbles Up

Joy comes from within
Bubbling up like fresh water
Well overflowing.

© Bonnie Best

Saturday, October 29, 2011

Listen Well

Trees stand tall and still,
rising high above the noise,
the wise listen well

© Bonnie Best

Friday, October 28, 2011

Free Yourself

Hummingbird whispers,
"Be yourself, free yourself now."
the message is clear

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Be Free and Live

I crave abundance,
to enjoy sunshine, fresh air,
to be free and live

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Seek to Understand

Seek to understand,
little Hummingbird whispers,
that will break the ice

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, October 25, 2011


Enough, say "Enough"
the Lion roars loudly now,
it is time to rest

© Bonnie Best

Monday, October 24, 2011


Need a Miracle,
When the Sun blesses the Earth,
And brings a new day

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Quickly Days Go By

Oh, where does the time go?
Sun comes up and goes down,
Quickly days go by

© Bonnie Best

Monday, October 17, 2011

Day Begins with Joy

Sunshine and warm air
Bird song, hear the happiness
Day begins with Joy

© Bonnie Best

Friday, October 14, 2011

Freedom to Choose

The freedom to choose,
To enjoy trees, air, water,
And to love people

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Friends make life easier

Friends connect and share
stories, fears, encouragement
life made easier

© Bonnie Best

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Sentinels of Peace

Enjoy the silence,
The grove of deep rooted trees,
Sentinels of peace

© Bonnie Best

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Eagle Soars

The Eagle soars high
Above all the confusion, 
With grace and purpose 

© Bonnie Best

Monday, October 10, 2011

Fresh Start

Each day a fresh start,
To begin with the sunrise,
Cherish each moment

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, October 9, 2011

Open to Love

We open to love,
as water flows across rocks,
without resistance

© Bonnie Best

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Power of Love

The power of love,
Mysterious and wondrous,
Like double rainbow

© Bonnie Best

Friday, October 7, 2011

Trust is like Crystal

Trust is like crystal
Once shattered by emotions,
Hard to repair it

© Bonnie Best

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Where to Focus

Rain, wind and darkness
Sunshine at higher levels
Where to focus now

© Bonnie Best

Sunday, October 2, 2011

Nature, the Healer

Blue sky and white clouds
Green trees swaying in the wind
Nature, the healer

© Bonnie Best