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Claudia Good

Beauty Gratefulness

Chimney Tops

A finch sat on the chimney top this morning waving his song courageously loud. LOUD – as in the whole neighborhood could hear it! Perhaps if I sat on chimney tops I would also feel courageous? Or is it this, the song (the EXPLOSION of…

June 17, 2016
Living Intentionally Personal Growth

Releasing the Drops

I walked into sunshine this morning and hung the porch carpet, heavy with raindrops on the old porch rail. Drips immediately clustered and fell by the hundreds, releasing the carpet from the prison of their weightiness. I stood and watched, and wondered, “How can…

June 10, 2016
Poetry Today!

The Out-Side

It’s wild out here. Predictable and unpredictable in the same different minute. I never know who or what will buzz or fly by – and the wind is his own world, teasing and disappearing on a whim. The other morning I found a gold…

May 26, 2016
Beauty Poetry

Little Wren

Why do you sing so freely little wren? As if there are no worries. If you never fear the rain or wind could it be you are right – the song is always the right choice for the living?…

May 25, 2016
Awe Beauty Human Awesomeness


  I once heard someone say, “Moments are all we have…” and I’ve been rolling it over and over in my mind since. A moment, a space, a tiny box of time handed to me over, and over, and over, and over. A moment…

April 18, 2016
Awe Human Awesomeness Poetry


It pulls us, the safe & it pulls us, the WILD… we’re a small part big and a BIG part child!…

April 10, 2016
Beauty Today!


It’s alright… the rocky feel of FOLD, the days that don’t go as TOLD.   The way life seems to spin and drop, the ups and downs that pile on top… of days and weeks, on minutes and hours… I want all sunshine and…

March 19, 2016
Living Intentionally Personal Growth

Dead Sea

The dead sea is dead because the water flows in, but never out. More and more is collected but it simply sits and stagnates. And, weirdly enough, the dead sea is even shrinking! Collect. Collect. Collect. Keep. Shrink. Obviously this doesn’t work well. To thrive there needs…

March 4, 2016
Human Awesomeness Living Intentionally


I’ve heard (*) the greatest life lessons are infinite patience and never-ending persistence. In this era of short, quick and immediate, infinite patience and never-ending persistence feel both frustrating and refreshing. Long winded. Glacier like in movement. So. VERY. SLOW. We often want to gulp at…

March 1, 2016