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THE NEW MOON by Louise Marcotte Desrosiers

The reason I wrote this poem is simple...

 The energies of the new moon come to me days before.  A beautiful buildup!  Without knowing, just feeling within- I know.   With intentions I prepare for a beautiful release.

The New Moon 

There’s a new moon approaching-
 just a day away now
 designing with intention
 for there are many-
 stories repeated
 memories revealing-
 heartfelt moments of
 should haves and
 could haves,
 yet, I don't live there
 I don't thrive there
 not anymore...
 so as the
 New Moon approaches-
 feelings are stirring
 as I patiently await-
 preparing
 in the knowing-
 with every New Moon
 that passes-
 a great surge
 a greater release
 takes place within me-
 energized with a cleansing
 a clear state of well being...
 yes, she is just a day away!
 truly sensitive to
 the New Moon-
 with all she frees within me
 patiently, lovingly awaiting...


Louise Marcotte Desrosiers: I started writing one year ago this month, August 2013, through a calling from spirit.  Inspired to write from my heart, it quickly turned to spiritual/inspirational poetry. I’ve written every day since, both journaling and writing poetry.  In January I started my own page: Eva’s Garden-A Poets Delight. I have written for Women as Visionaries with Lore Raymond. I also have recited spoken word at a spiritual event at The Holistic Rejuvenation Center in Sacramento California. This journey of writing is only the beginning. I am now in a Apprenticeship program leading me to my true spiritual calling of Shamanism. Going within my soul, asking my guides for further assistance on my writing, I feel that I am called to write poetry, to bring healing and wellbeing to women.



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