Smooth With Different Shades

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Smooth with different shades if brown,

With legs, yet not legs, that keep you sanding and erect,

With shades of green beside you.

You provide sanctuary for those weary and beed a rest.


Smooth with different sades of brown,

You invite us to sit a while, even if just for a moment. 

You invite us to connect to ourselves, and to nature,

To seek sanctuary from the hustle and bustle.


Smooth with different shades of brown,

You invite us to take a moment, to slow down,

Perhaps enjoy words on a page or a melody that calms the heart and soul.

You invite us to set a while, coffee in hand and connect to something greater than ourselves,

To seek sanctuary from the hustle and bustle.



Born in New Jersey, August 1965, this Italian-American has always had a great interest in music, particularly the Oldies, Country and Ethnic music, including Irish. For over 10 years Ms. Appello passionately taught ESL to students of varying ages. Grounded if her faith and spirituality, Katherine endured a range of issues, including a great deal of pain, which was finally diagnosed to be associated with Fibromyalgia. The essence and the power of music, of words, allow Katherine to overcome these struggles each and every time. We are all blessed to have Katherine’s strength, wisdom, and words to write “Pray For Me Tonight’