Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The Wake of Blessing

A    L    O    H    A  !
I Wake Up With A Song by Beau Hunks on Grooveshark
" “Compassion 
is the radicalism 
of our time.” 

 Dalai Lama 

Do You see the WAKE left by these boats?

to every other 
human being 
every right 
that you claim 
for yourself. "

Robert Ingersoll

 “If you think 
you are too small
 to make a difference, 
try sleeping 
with a mosquito.”

 Dalai Lama


along the sidewalk
in the wake
of a smoker

I rush ahead
leaving him
in my wake
of blessings.

What do YOU
leave in YOUR

One little kindness
can change a person's
or even save a

My soul crests
the wake of blessing
passing on
in every direction.

be drawn in
to a Spiral
of Comforts!

                      Warmly, cloudia


the walking man said...

Usually I leave a variety of body odors in my wake and occasionally the last 3 bucks on my coffee card for whomever comes in after me to have a coffee on a stranger.

DeniseinVA said...

Leaving a kindness is the easiest thing in the world to do, a smile, a greeting, a kind word. You leave a kindness every day sharing these wonderful posts.

(^ ‿ ^)

ifthethunderdontgetya™³²®© said...

Nifty lizard!

Charles Gramlich said...

in my wake? hum, Maybe I'd prefer not to know.

Anonymous said...

I hope I leave a wake of peacefulness. Who's been feeding the Godzilla gecko?

TexWisGirl said...

i love your viewpoint of leaving a wake as you walk among people. :)

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Humour.. oh yeh and smiles :)

Karen S. said...

Aloha Cloudia, you make my heart HAPPY!

Adam said...

I like the last quote

Cloudia said...

Sweet, thanks everyone

Elephant's Child said...

Compassion and empathy are the foundations of my world - beautifully expressed and illustrated by YOU. Thank you.

Bob Bushell said...

Those quotes have a funny feeling. And poem of yours, is special Cloudia.

eViL pOp TaRt said...

Marvelous quotes by the Dalai Lama,

Magia da Inês said...


Gostei muito das citações.
A primeira foto está muito bonita.

Bom restinho de semana.

William Kendall said...

The Dalai Lama is a wise, wise man.

ladyfi said...

Wonderful and thoughtful post!

Big Sky Heidi said...

Outstanding post!

Cloudia said...

Thanks, jolly Dears!