A Little Birdie Told Me

goldfinch

Male Goldfinch, Mars, PA

A Little Birdie told me….

Stop waiting

for tomorrow,
or the weekend
or a rainy day,
or a sunny day.

Joy is found

when you stop waiting,
and start realizing
the joy in the moments
of every day life.

Cherish the moments

of a gentle breeze,
a warm smile,
a soft embrace,
a kind word.

A little birdie told me

life is short,
grief and hatred and sorrow exist,
but love conquers all,
joy exists,
happy moments must be grasped.

Cherish the moments.

A little birdie told me.

Cheers & Hugs,
Jodi

62 thoughts on “A Little Birdie Told Me

  1. my favorite bird!
    love the yellow gold finches and you took a great shot; and what a happy, “Chirpy” LOL message to go right along with it! and yes, we want to make sure we grab onto those Happy Moments!!!

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  2. Goldfinches, bluebirds and cardinals! They’re my favorites! Lovely shot of this one and love your verse too. So true. Wise words, my artistanista friend! πŸ’›πŸ’œπŸ’› Love the dark background against the yellow. Will we see a painting inspired by this?

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  3. Stringing photo. Your poem spoke to my heart – I always try to find the joy but sometimes it can be difficult. Thanks for reminding me to find the love and joy 🌹🌸🌼

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