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“Flowing Ripples”

March 2, 2022

By Kimmy Foulds

Pause A Tone…Relax.

Forget heartaches. Take time to make time…for you.

Tune-into a melted peaceful mystery.  THIS is around all of us.

Transport a crystal blue persuasion shift to start or stop your day to rejuvenate and invigorate.

Shape calendar time—to your own little waves in an immense stretch of any kind of calm water.

Do you remember skipping rocks as a kid?

Reflecting upon this amazing activity, the author remembers how far she could throw the solid molded gravels with fond memories in lakes, ponds and hidden sea coves.

Hearing the splash of the plunk of the stone touch the water and see it quickly vanish—sinking, The author needed to keep repeating the crafty aqua game and continued to practice.

She was in awe of the ripples to see the pebble bounce on top of the water in front with success across the smooth top as the gem skipped. Her eyes lit up every time with at least two pops and lift offs on the surface as she jumped with personal cheer on the solitude shoreline.

Did you ever have an opportunity to teach your kids the joy of tossing a sand jewel glide across the water?

Some, consider this entertainment a competitive skillful sport and a world champion leveler.  According to the notable surfing community, this talent is a physical artful, scientific acknowledged form.  More information is here at Surfer Today.

Have you ever tried to flail a flat rock from your opposite hand?

Oh my.  Try.  This is a laughing venture with every hilarious moment.

As the author was teaching her sons, they found this traditional, old-fashioned play a marvel especially when a treasure hunt was introduced to discover flat rocks by the oceanside. Relishing the passing minutes showing them the rocks to fit in their hand to throw a certain way across the water on the surface and count how many times the stone would skip.

The beauty of this pastime with her beloved sons were lessons in calculation and tuning into their senses with a grateful attitude of taking the simple free pleasures that are life’s personal wealth. 

Smiles of wonder from sunrise to sunset are still a savored revel in nature’s awareness in time to clearly skim cobblestones and the individualistic gusto single skips of artistic leaps on water and in life.

Reflect, from sunrise to sunset.

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Graciously thanking everyone with grateful appreciation expressed.

Looking forward to virtually meeting and getting to know you!