I'm pleased to announce the submission process has begun! I'm awaiting replies from a couple of agents, while also searching for others to query. I'm taking my time and being very careful, asking as many probing questions as possible. It's the best way to avoid scams that target new authors. For anyone looking… Continue reading Lit. Update: Cozy Mystery Novel
On Superlative Deviation.
Recently it’s been crazy here. My family has endured some unexpected issues and demolition in our home, but things are much more quiet now. I hope to be able to post a little more regularly soon. I apologize for not posting new content as promised, but life happens. Isn’t it great!
As previously mentioned, new updates on my writing projects are being posted on T.W.N. A new one will be out this coming Tuesday. I also plan to post one or two fun things to S.D. on the same day. As the days get a little hectic, I’m trying to get organized again. I have made several changes to the running of the blog and my author site which should help greatly. You might also notice some editing of my bio and other information, as well.
Thanks for stopping by, and I hope everyone is doing well.
As the start of a special celebration I recognize draws near, T.W.N. is going to experience some changes. On the advice of my mentor, I am starting work on my poetry book! I don't usually post literary updates here anymore, but I will for the poetry. Over recent months, I have been trying to… Continue reading Lit. Update, Site Changes, and Poetry Book!
Well-ordered thoughts Reflections flickered Sparkling sunbeams Rippling currents Endless creation Deep meditation Lessons complex Deceptively simple Wisdom gained Solutions named Hope endless Spirit fearless Renewed sagas Casting complete Endless creation Deep meditation Poetry Copyright © 2021 by Ena Whiteraven All rights reserved. Image: artwork found online
Perfect particles of light Decorate the velvet night Rules and measures guide their course Left and right, expanding forth Bubbles, blossoms on the tree Perching oh so delicately Trimmed in oils, crystal ice, And jeweled garlands without price Within one tiny, fragile sphere Far away, yet oh so near! There is an awful, groaning din… Continue reading “An Exercise In Light” – Poetry
Kissed by the Presence unearthly and pure Internal wisdom prompts action Negotiating for peaceful hearts Delivered through balanced water and air Never requesting compensation Expecting only the embrace of Heaven in Superior life force quality of Their Servant below Poetry Copyright © 2021 by Ena Whiteraven All rights reserved. Images: found online, original sources and… Continue reading “To Break the Cycle” – Poetry
Firelight flickers upon smooth stone Reflecting on jewels like flashing eyes Golden settings, velvet drapes Peaceful sounds of nature and rain The many-eyed Hosts for a ceiling They gaze deep into this soul below Their sanctuary in a tumultuous sea Their oasis in a barren land Raise up this sacred space within And be named… Continue reading “The Temple” – Poetry
I recall the moments of my youth so long ago In the days of sparkling Christmases and falling snow Adventures had in foreign lands and journeys to explore Magical kingdoms that stretched between the hallway and the door The mailbox was a portal, the kitchen stool a throne The rolling pin a magic wand, the… Continue reading “When the Sun Passed Slowly” – Poetry
Melody of ancient days Single mind with voices raised Nurturing waves and sea foam's kiss Spells to bind or grant each wish Strength and elegance, power and grace Wisdom etched in every face Storms that rage as Forces clash With destruction of a nine-tongued lash Salvation is granted to those who choose The purest light… Continue reading “The Ocean’s Made For Swimming” – Poetry
Minds expanded through higher learning Hearts lifted by new meaning Adventure awaits! Armed with wisdom, we set forth Devouring seconds, minutes, hours Deciphering clues, embracing precious moments Valuable memories created of the final life on earth And new embraces welcomed into the circle of love Accepting our destiny, we unite in joy And the circle… Continue reading “Blossoming” – Poetry