I am pleased to announce the launching of my personal blog, Celestine’s Voice: My Trinity – Me, My Soul & My Perspective. The site is has been updated from the the former site, www.blog.mypecantree.com, which primarily focused on my poetic side.
(A Poem Written in Collaboration with Fellow Poet Tshombe Sekou)
For the essence of life is of solid ground The water…a refuge
The sand…a foundation of life
We witnessed a universal iconic relic enkindled
Now only showing a fortress of barren walls
Consumed of fire, memories etched with cries of pain and loss
We all have opinions on many things……some warranted….some just cause we don’t want to be perceived as wrong, a wimp, or not against the flow of popular opinion. But where is the balance?????….…….
Not an end, but a beginning
Life isn’t idealized, it is lived
An on-going quest for peace, tranquility, and balance…
(An excerpt from Revelations , a poem from the collection,
“Voice From the Soul of Trees” by Celestine McMullen Allen)
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I have not posted on this blog for several weeks. I was personally wrapped up in emotions that consumed me. I decided to “be still” for a minute. I decided to let life flow. And when the time came, I knew that my time to write would ripen again. I felt the need to brew. I felt the need to step back. There is nothing worse than sharing forced feelings.
A twinkling star was my sage when I started to write this post. It was as if the star was shining right into my window speaking only to me; although I know that there were others that saw it. The star depicted strength; a lone warrior. And if the world ended tomorrow,
Emotions are just as much a part of us as is our skin, ears, eyes, and each breath that we take. Emotions create our heart song. Going deep within, they create a foundation for us to embrace life and love. And with this song, we express our individuality; we create synergy in life.
I am in that place of “receptivity”. In other words, I am embracing “fated moments”. Fated moments come into our lives now in many ways. What does that mean to you? For me, in conjunction with my recent blog posts, it is another level of being “soul open”, exposed,