“Oh my God, what if you wake up some day, and you’re 65, or 75, and you never got your memoir or your novel written; or you didn’t go swimming in warm pools and oceans all those years because your thighs were jiggly and you had a nice big comfortable tummy; or you were just … More Don’t Forget to Have a Big, Juicy, Creative Life
At this solstice a very unsettled and confused energy surrounds us. The Sun at zero Cancer is near a retrograde Mercury at 27 Gemini. As we know retrograde planets apply to redoing, relearning and reconstructing, and Mercury, a representative of our awareness and thinking and collectively how information moves between us and how we communicate, … More The Summer Solstice: The Turning of the Wheel
“Just as a good rain clears the air, a good writing day clears the psyche.” ― Julia Cameron, The Right to Write: An Invitation and Initiation into the Writing Life Diving Deep I saw this blog tour idea a few weeks ago, and thought it might be fun to explore the questions it poses, as well as interact … More Why Write? A Blog Tour
Celebrating Perfect Imperfection This morning one of my poems is featured on The Huffington Post. It was accepted many, many months ago, so I am happy to finally see it in print. It is called, What I See, (click the title to read the poem) and it is, basically, a love letter to my aging … More What I See (Featured Fifty Poetry)
Anyone who is a healer, a light-worker, or an artist/writer/poet/scribe knows that they naturally (and permanently) live on the periphery of life.
And that’s where we’re meant to be. … More On the Outside
For a seed to achieve its greatest expression, it must come completely undone. The shell cracks, its insides come out and everything changes. To someone who doesn’t understand growth, it would look like complete destruction. ~ Cynthia Occelli Broken. Dishes break. You slice your finger while chopping vegetables. You give your heart to the wrong … More When Things Fall Apart