Friday, 26 August 2016

209 Manta Ray

No one has told
the Manta Ray
that it is only a creature of the sea.

So, when it reaches for the sky
it has no doubts
in its god-given right to fly.

©Kim Magennis 2016

Thursday, 25 August 2016

208 alight

What ignites my soul?
Why, dear one, Life!

©Kim Magennis 2016

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

207 goals

The more I plan
from the mind
the further I turn
from the heart.

my mind learns from my heart
I step into light.

©Kim Magennis 2016

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

206 flow

My answer
is not in manipulation.
My answer
lies in surrender.

When I
yield to the flow of life,
submit to its genius,
I no longer need struggle
merely survive.

©Kim Magennis 2016

Monday, 22 August 2016

205 connection 02

the paradox of the human condition
is what we choose to be
connected to

we tie our identities to 
social constructs

we buy into 
corporate and indigenous culture

we sell our souls to
religious ideology

we forget
that we are free to be
what we were originally called to be

©Kim Magennis 2016

Friday, 19 August 2016

204 mind-cave

gust and breeze
through my

Dust rises,
a bug scurries.

as inconsequential
as the
I tell myself.

©Kim Magennis 2016

Thursday, 18 August 2016

203 more

The sweetest rewards
demand of us
to be fully present,
and to reach
what we believe is possible.

©Kim Magennis 2016

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

202 connection 01

To love
in strength
and joy.

To create
in peace
and abundance.

To live
in mindfulness
and consideration.

That is true evolution.

©Kim Magennis 2016

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

201 dependence

The wisdom of
Is subtle and powerful.
It reminds us that
We are 
Of the whole.

Kim Magennis 2016

Saturday, 13 August 2016

200 veldt-fire

How apt that the 
Of my life
Can fuel the most
Vibrantly passionate
Of my soul.

Kim Magennis 2016

Friday, 5 August 2016

199 to see

To observe
With detachment,
To truly see
Without prejudice.
Is the ultimate

Kim Magennis 2016

Thursday, 4 August 2016

198 affection

Why love?
What purpose affection?
Beyond survival,
Spiritual perfection.

Kim Magennis 2016

Wednesday, 3 August 2016

197 ancient mind

Reptile soul,
Replete with survival.
Carve me this path,
I yield to your

Kim Magennis 2016

Tuesday, 2 August 2016

196 tenacity

There is beauty
In gnarled endurance.
There is wisdom
In not letting go,
But only in the silence
Of the contemplative soul.

Kim Magennis 2016

Monday, 1 August 2016

195 truth

In twilight moment,
The fabric of time
And Truth
The sky.

Kim Magennis 2016