Author Archives: createthedawn

About createthedawn

Dawn’s calling is for her poetry to “light the gloomy corners of the world.” She writes custom poems life events important to you. Dawn also facilitates writing workshops both online and face-to-face, is a dynamic speaker on inspiration, innovation, change, and healing. Dawn believes in the power of poetry to process, to focus, to align, and to find our way to happiness and fulfillment. Thus, her business and her blog are called: create the dawn.

Tap Tap Tap

I am getting into being back at my big, old job and finally sleeping better. Weekend sleep is still the best of course. This morning I slept in to 6:25 when a lovely tapping sound woke me. Wood peckers are … Continue reading

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Thunderhead

I love rain and exciting weather. Driving to spend time at our off-grid place this afternoon, this thunderhead greeted me and inspired this poem. Enjoy the poem and rain! Thunderhead Thunderhead a bulky, swelling cloud bank with the promise of … Continue reading

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Flow of People

This is the photo I could find in my computer stash that had lot of people milling around in it. It works especially since it was taken at a car show. Cars to come and go. We remember fondly those … Continue reading

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Slow Morning

We have a love of slow mornings in my family. My grandfather would sit and ponder in the morning with his coffee and the birds. Dad does it too so, naturally, do I love a slow morning, a delicious bit … Continue reading

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Get on a Horse and Ride

Remember the old saying “if wishes were horses, beggars would ride.” This poem riffs off of that saying. I tend to be action orientated. It is good for us all to remember that we have control over our own destiny … Continue reading

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Temporarily

I keep a tiny notebook in my purse. Usually I write things in it and forget to look back at the notes. Friday, I went through the notebook and found this little poem. I am not sure when I wrote … Continue reading

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Argument with Self

I took this picture looking up from my Yoga mat during Yoga in the Sculpture Garden at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum. It had to inspired a poem. The clouds were so different.  We seem to have many minds. … Continue reading

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