May I see with my heart and feel with focused awareness. May I hold strong to who I am as the world rushes around me and through me, in the world, but not of the world and ever mindful. May … Continue reading
It takes a gypsy to catch a gypsy. And birds of a feather….well, you know. I love the way we find each other, wounds and all.
I originally penned this back in 2006 when my daughter was younger. She’s just turned 13 and she’s managed to keep a sense of wonder about her that always makes me smile. This is for her… “Joy Is” Joy is … Continue reading
Can you hear it? The ancient hum of an old forest, the sway of the harvest in the fields, the gentle babble of a stream over smooth stones, the choreography of fireflies on a summer night. Can you hear it? … Continue reading
Skin still damp from swimming in the lake most of the day, we donned sweat shirts and blue jeans as evening faded to dusk. My brother, and sister, and I huddled as close to the campfire as we dared while … Continue reading
I’m in the mood for a good storm. In my mind it would begin like this: early autumn evening cool electric twisting trees the color of fire clouds hurry, racing twilight dark dancing towers froth and provoke an indigo bruised … Continue reading
I need to park my snark silence my sarcasm and muscle my meanness into submission. I need to shine and be salty think on loveliness and gravitate towards true beauty. I need to acknowledge darkness transform and BE light, love, … Continue reading