Taking Flight

“We are all butterflies. Earth is our chrysalis.” ― LeeAnn Taylor A chrysalis spills open. Here we are. The moon swallowing the sun in a total solar eclipse (December 14). A twenty-year cycle closing. A 200-year cycle opening. Yet another round of letting go in the penultimate year of letting go. We shed old skin and … More Taking FlightMore Taking Flight

Sending Light In Sandy’s Wake

Let thy light shine, then, in dark places. ~ Edgar Cayce  Truly, it is in the darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest of all to us. ~ Meister Eckhart Thinking this morning of all those whose lives have been upended by Hurricane Sandy — not just … More Sending Light In Sandy’s Wake

It’s a Big World: Go See It

I saw this open letter (all italicized portions of this post) from Henry Rollins on Facebook the other day. I beg young people to travel.  If you don’t have a passport, get one.  Take a summer, get a backpack and to to Delhi, go to Saigon, go to Bangkok, go to Kenya… I was reminded … More It’s a Big World: Go See It