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One Shot Wednesday :My "Shadorma"

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This is my first time participating in One shot Wednesday hosted by Claudia. I am as shy with my poetry as I am with my art...but I thought,why not?I'm giving it a shot! This is a "Shadorma".A shadorma poem is just a six-line stanza that is ruled by syllables. line 1: 3 syllables line 2: 5 syllables line 3: 3 syllables line 4: 3 syllables line 5: 7 syllables line 6: 5 syllables Here we goooo! ♥

 "Please hear me
There’s so much to say
Shut me out
Turn away
Your eyes close my voice rises
now only silence"

This speaks a lot about my feelings tonight... Thank you for stopping by! ♥

Musical Monday: The Spirit of Christmas Past

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The holidays are here!I love everything about the season...especially the music! Enya is one of my favorite artists. Her voice is so soothing !Enjoy!
Hosted by:Amanda AND the new christmas dolly!
What's moving you this week?Come join the fun

Virgin a Day: The Mother is all around me...

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Today  is the last day of the "Virgin a Day"  meme. Tonight want to share how Our Lady of Guadalupe  is all around me.Literally!I have her next to my bed.Watching over me as I sleep.
This night light is on my daughter's night table.

A decoration from Central America : My "veladora".  A shopping bag from Mexico: One of my books: A plaque: ♥ I found this photo of me from when I visited la Basilica in Mexico City.I was about five years old. Finally here are three of my humble drawings. Like I said  in a prior post I usually don't share my drawings because I am  too embarrassed! But here they are! ♥ Again, thanks to Rebecca from http://www.corazon.typepad.com/  for hosting this meme.I have enjoyed all the wonderful shares .I have awesome ,creative new bloggers to follow.Thank you all!


Virgin aday:A Prayer to Guadalupe

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I've missed 2 days of posting for the "Virgin a Day" meme hosted by the wonderful Rebecca . I have been feeling quite under the weather this week.Last night I started feeling worse and now I  guess have a full blown virus. =( Since I've  still had to  go to work through all this, I've been keeping hydrated & medicated. I didn't want to miss today's post so I'm keeping it simple. ♥ A Prayer To Guadalupe: We greet thee and adore thee, Oh Guadalupe Heavenly Rose, Mystical Rose, of Tepeyac Hill. May thy fragrance bless our souls, so sweet is thy savor, Most Beauteous Rose. Thine , too , is the power . Give it to us women , who are thy daughters. Blessed art Though through all eternity.
Taken from my book:
"Magic From Mexico" by Mary Devine ,PH.D. Have a blessed night!

Virgin A day & Musical Monday

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This Monday with keeping with my Virgen of Guadalupe theme for the Virgin a day meme being hosted by Rebecca over at her "Recuerda mi corazon" blog and "Monday's Music Moves Me!" hosted by http://www.thenewxmasdolly.blogspot.com/  & 

Being hosted by Amanda
 I am happy to share this beautiful song by Molly Chesna with her angelic voice!
Our Mother of Guadalupe By Molly Chesna

Happy Monday!Keep a song in your heart!

Virgin a Day :Folk art collage

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Today is my second post on :"Virgin a Day " in honor  of Our lady of Guadalupe. I was browsing around the web and found all sorts of folk art with Guadalupe as the theme.I decided to  make a photo collage of my findings. People are so creative!I am feeling inspired!As a matter of fact I have a pencil drawing I made of La Virgencita.Maybe I'll work up the courage to post it! I'm shy about some of my so called art!lol
ANYHOW...
I am so enjoying this meme and all the awesome posts thanks to Rebecca  and all the participants
Til tomorrow!.

A virgin a Day: Our Lady of Guadalupe

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I found this meme being hosted by Rebecca over at www.corazon.typepad.com It's called  "A Virgin A Day", celebrating the 12 days in December that lead up to the feast day of Our lady of Guadalupe." I knew the second I saw this I would participate even if I'm a little late.I have always loved Guadalupe. I am Mexican American & was fortunate enough to visit la Basílica of Guadalupe, in Mexico City, where the miraculous image of la Virgen Morena is kept. I grew up Catholic and I was to taught to revere la virgen. As an adult I have come to embrace Goddess spirituality.I see Our lady of Guadalupe as the great Mother Goddess. When I pray she is the image in my mind.  Rebecca describes this meme: "This is not so much about religion, as it is about sharing a common thread. rejoicing in our sameness with light, beauty, inspiration, thoughtful regard. I suspect humor and charm will make strong appearances too. it is about sharing favorite images, art, photographs, stories…