Thank you, Mother


Thank you, Mother, for this Gift of Snow.

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I Am Here for You, Dear One (6 Images)

A lot of the time we turn on the television, [computer MY WORD], we read novels, we make phone calls–just to keep pain from making its appearance in our “living room.”


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But, What Must I Do? (3 Images)

There is nothing to do, nothing to realize, no program, no agenda. … Does the rose have to do something? No, the purpose of the rose is to be a rose.

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3 in 1 … (3 Images)

PLEASE FORGIVE ME When you say, “Please forgive m”, (and mean it!) then you really do try not to hurt the other again regarding what you said, “Please forgive me” for. ~AmyRose~ (This photo is an “error”, a “mistake”. I turned my “mistake” into beauty. Instead of deleting this photograph, I paused, really looked at … Continue reading 3 in 1 … (3 Images)

The Tao #2

    When people see some things as beautiful, other things become ugly. When people see some things as good, other things become bad.   Being and non-being create each other. Difficult and easy support each other. Long and short define each other. High and low depend on each other. Before and after follow each … Continue reading The Tao #2


Compassion is the emotion that arises in the heart in response to witnessing the suffering of others. Focusing on the inherent suffering of life allows us to develop a compassionate stance, an actively open and caring orientation towards other people. “Compassion is that which makes the heart move at the pain of others. It crushes … Continue reading Compassion

The Opening

       I remember very clearly the day my heart broke when I sadly retreated so that I could die.   ⛅️   Now that I have most recently re-opened my heart to Love, that numbness has flown   ☀️   and in its place are emotions, so many, from acid tears to dazzling smiles.   … Continue reading The Opening

Coming Home

If you had told me 30 years ago my life would be what it is today, I would have laughed,   🌀   and said, “You fool. You do not know of what you speak.”   🌀   Yet here today I do stand in a life that does not even resonate   🌀   … Continue reading Coming Home


When you know Love is all there is, You are truly Master of your life. ~AmyRose~ Photography/Poetry ©AmyRose   “You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.”   –THE BUDDHA (c.563-c.483BC, India)–     “Practise love until you remember that you are love.”   –SWAMI SAI PREMANANDA (Born 1972, … Continue reading LOVE


A few days ago this past week, I became curious as to what was inside a Rose of Sharon’s dormant bud. A world I did not even know existed came into view with the aid of my camera, and so I am sharing that fascinating world with you. I attempted to google what the purpose … Continue reading HOLY MACRO !!!

Nurture / Nourrir

As Mother nurtures the bee,  ♥ Comme Mère nourrit l’abeille, ♥ So too, shall She nurture we. ♥ de même, il doit nous nourrir. ♥ ~AmyRose~ Photography/Poetry ©AmyRose (I am slowly learning French through the Google Translator, so if my grammar is not correct, or the words themselves are not, now you know why.) Continue reading Nurture / Nourrir

Yes, I am There

Over the past two days, oh did we get slammed with another snowstorm, with at least one foot of snow accumulation. After being teased on Tuesday of this week with finally a hint of Spring, temperatures in the low 50’s, the following day, BAM!, a blizzard howled its way into my life. Now, I am … Continue reading Yes, I am There