29 Apr

In the stillness of the morning

when all the tasks of the day are still before me,

but not yet pressing on me,

and the memories of yesterday seem dim,

with His body warm next to me,

my nipples tingling from the fierceness of

the night before,

in the stillness of that moment

i am content.


Full of the joy of right now.

14 Responses to “Stillness”

  1. lil April 29, 2012 at 9:11 am #

    What a lovely post to read first thing in the morning.

    • aisha April 30, 2012 at 7:55 am #

      Thank you, Lil! πŸ™‚ aisha

  2. alice April 29, 2012 at 9:12 am #

    Yes, in that moment we take our deepest breaths, and really feel the present. Beautiful words. Alice x

    • aisha April 30, 2012 at 7:56 am #

      Thanks, Alice. It is easy to do at those times. πŸ™‚ aisha

  3. faerie April 29, 2012 at 9:27 am #

    Wonderful post πŸ™‚ I hope the content and sated feeling stays with you for awhile.

    • aisha April 30, 2012 at 8:07 am #

      Thanks, Faerie,

      It seems to linger a little more all the time, which is nice!


  4. striving for peace April 29, 2012 at 10:09 am #

    we all need to spend more time in “right now”


    • aisha April 30, 2012 at 7:57 am #

      Hi, Sfp,

      No doubt! And sometimes i think i’m doing it, and then i realize how much i’m not. Sheesh. So i try some more.

      O, wait, that’s right, this is another non-perfect activity, isn’t it? lol…


  5. nancy April 29, 2012 at 11:01 am #

    The very best time there is .. I’m glad you have that today.

    • aisha April 30, 2012 at 7:58 am #

      Thanks, Nancy. It really is, isn’t it? aisha

  6. K April 29, 2012 at 12:03 pm #

    Lovely πŸ™‚

    • aisha April 30, 2012 at 7:58 am #

      Hi, K,



  7. vanillamom April 29, 2012 at 6:40 pm #

    Thats a feeling that is hard to beat, hmm?

    smiling bigtime for you sistah.


    • aisha April 30, 2012 at 7:59 am #

      Hey, ‘Nilla,

      Yeah. It is. O, it’s liminal time too, isn’t it?

      Betwixt and between.



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