Category Archives: Life in the Oasis

The Blues

The Blues

Crushed diamonds
Spangled on the waters
Sparkling and twinkling
Within serene undulations.

Unsullied blue skies
Vast in its universe
Infinite and immeasurable
Surrounded by a pacific consciousness.

©2016 Susan Marie Molloy

The view from our hotel conference room, looking out over the Gulf of Mexico at Fort Walton Beach, Florida, February 2016. Original photograph ©2016 Susan Marie Molloy

The view from our hotel conference room, looking out over the Gulf of Mexico at Fort Walton Beach, Florida, February 2016. [Original photograph ©2016 Susan Marie Molloy]


A Year of Change

This morning I took a walk and enjoyed the crispy November air.  It felt fresh, and it revitalized me.   And then I thought –

November?   Already!

This past year – yet, not quite over – was a busy time for me.  Some busyness came about deliberately and some naturally evolved.  Being occupied led to simplifying life, and it remained an on-going mission, particularly since the summer.  Someone once told me, “People would be surprised at how little they actually need to live.”

Indeed.

Relationships are the natural ebb and flow of life.  I am always am a firm believer in that you cannot force a relationship.  If it’s meant to be, it will be, whether blood relations or not.  It all evens out the way it’s supposed to be.

I’ve gotten so disorganized in the past couple of years, and I lost my bearing.  There were some damnable problems with people that threw off my balance.  Happily, I’m righted again, finally.

More travelling happened this past year, too. It was good to get away, see different sights, and become more knowledgeable in these travels.

During much of my free time, I wrote more than ever.  I published three books of poetry this year – and if you picked up any of my four books, thank you!  Meanwhile, I’m still working on a larger book that should be ready next year.  I can only write when the spirit moves me.  All writers experience writer’s block from time to time.  It’s natural.

Yet, with all the events this year, this coming year is my “Year of Change.”

This is going to be a first-class year for me, filled with lots of changes for the good.

I’m looking forward to it and sharing it with you.  Stay tuned.

©Susan Marie Molloy, and all works within.


My Books for You – Free!

I’m offering my published books of poetry for free on Kindle until October 31, 2016.    Click on the pictures below of the book covers, and a link will take you to Amazon.  If you get any of all of my books, all I ask is that you take some time to review them and publish them on your blog, Amazon, and/or Goodreads.  I would so greatly appreciate that!

So, here we go –

FREE today until October 31, 2016 –

Three of my poetry books on Kindle, “Indigo Fantasy: A Colorful Collection of Poems, “Life in the Oasis: A Collection of Poems,” and “God of the Sea: A Short Book of Poetry by the Seashore.”

Please note that today only, “Gallery Night” is free.

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