Caroline Avnit

poet - mystic - seeker

Oct 14, 2020

My Gran

In memory of Joan Sheila AmmonI started writing this article on the day I heard my grandmother had passed away. I then had to re-write parts of it later as it took me a while to finish and I am only posting it here

My Gran
Oct 19, 2020

Easy Banana Bread

Easy Banana Bread

I am posting this recipe especially for my beautiful pregnant friend. Rather then have them go to waste, I enjoy using the old bananas from the fruit bowl and making something delicious with

Oct 15, 2020

The Fire Tree

The Fire Tree

Leaves lick the crisp air like crimson flames flickering in the breeze Could you set my heart on fire like Autumn does to the leaves?

Oct 14, 2020

My Gran

My Gran

In memory of Joan Sheila AmmonI started writing this article on the day I heard my grandmother had passed away. I then had to re-write parts of it later as it took me

Oct 3, 2020

The Monarch of The Glen

The Monarch of The Glen

So regal such raw, femoral strength holding him stiffly as he sniffs the cool air no doubt he senses the artist poised there, capturing him as he decides whether to fight or flee

Sep 28, 2020

Dear Daughters

Dear Daughters

I write this before it is too late I sense the pending gloom and need to put words to paper before I am lost in the wave of darkness that threatens to overwhelm

Sep 24, 2020

Roast Meat

Roast Meat

On a Sunday I find myself at the stove stirring a large pot, chunks of meat and sauce - a meal I won’t even eat. So often a roast with lots of

Sep 12, 2020

Singing to the trees

Singing to the trees

I have tried the meditation that arrived in my inbox, the one that guides me to connect with nature and talks of singing to the trees Just this week as I walked in

Sep 12, 2020

Reflecting on Speech

Reflecting on Speech

“Let all bitterness, wrath, anger, [i]clamor, and evil speaking be put away from you, with all malice. And be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ

Sep 6, 2020

Losing Oneself

Losing Oneself

“Once you lose yourself, you have two choices: find the person you used to be, or lose that person completely.” 
- H.G. WellsShe said she thinks I may be having a mid

Sep 4, 2020

Happiness

Happiness

"Happiness is a gift and the trick is not to expect it, but to delight in it when it comes." - Charles DickensWhen I experience it, this state of happiness, the emotion of

Aug 26, 2020

Hope is a Bird

Hope is a Bird

“Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.” - Hebrews 11: 1 NKJVThis morning I read a quote on hope, posted by a friend on an

Aug 26, 2020

Healthy Bean Salad

Healthy Bean Salad

This is a simple, quick and really healthy salad, that accompanies grilled fish or lamb kebabs or koftas really well. INGREDIENTS A quarter of a packet of mixed salad leaves or baby spinach