Poetry

That Time When I Felt God For The First Time

Image source: Photo by Kristina Paukshtite from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/blue-white-and-red-poppy-flower-field-712876/ I sit with myself and it’s quiet I like the silence Connecting me to myself I remember the murmur of the trees The wind in my blonde hair Running towards the setting sun It all felt complete, everything seemed so sweet Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Nature’s Side

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/mountain-filled-with-snow-under-blue-sky-during-daytime-51387/ After taking the time Some words that rhyme Will find their place Upon life’s greatest stage Rest and take a break From time to time This will put things into perspective From that place, You can be more selective Susceptible to some Respected by others The homes Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

The Sweet Whispers of Winter

Image source: http://www.freeimageslive.co.uk/free_stock_image/winterwoodland As the quietness of the winter descends It’s a good time to look within To see if something speaks to You more loudly A rowdy thought perhaps? Not to say that this is the only time to ponder what torments the soul Oh no But when the outer Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

The Fountain

Image source: My private collection. Estonia, Valgamaa, Tsirguliina. A New kingdom will rise From the disguise Of the old kingdom’s demise Because in truth, nature cannot hide All the ways we spend our days Avoiding our pain The pictures we take Of babies not yet awake Instead In the warmth Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

On The Edge of Somewhere

Image source: Estonia, Lääne-Virumaa, Obja village. To sit on the edge of somewhere In the great unknown Is a terrifying place to be Scary as hell, one might even say But this is the only things that really exists Being on the edge of something new Waiting and yearning for Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

A Quiet Affair

Image source: Estonia, Lääne-Virumaa, Obja village. A quiet affair Life sometimes is I’m called to sit and feel More than Run around and peel The layers from my needs Sitting feels healthy I can again notice the quietness It speaks so loudly to my soul Seems like I’m becoming more Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Starting Anew

Image source: Estonia, Lääne-Virumaa, Obja village. Private collection. The snow falls gently from the trees Like I sometimes fall gently from grace One thing nature does It allows everything fully No fight, no flight Just acceptance of what is And when nature truly fights It feels seemingly natural Like there’s Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Death is Life

Image source: https://www.pinterest.com/Rjkk07/the-forest-the-darkness/ Never knowing anything besides death The realization after ecstasy This too will end Coming to grips with death Is a painful process Knowing life often is The wisdom that guides me after that Priceless beyond measure Allowing me to accept life With newfound capacity Light becomes dark Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

The Stars

Image source: https://wall.alphacoders.com/by_sub_category.php?id=219006 The night sky kisses me Looking down on me Simply ready to learn Knowing is it’s virtue Star by star they fall Answering their call From within Destiny knocking on their door And so it begins Or ends No difference to them They are playing at the Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

The Fire

Image source: Private collection I sit in silence In silence with the fire and the rain Their soothing presence reminds me of the pain The good kind of pain The kind where it’s so beautiful I don’t want to let go And for a while I don’t have to The Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago