Where the Crow Flies

To hatch a crow, a black rainbow Bent in emptiness over emptiness But flying. ~ Ted Hughes I love crows.  Crows are some of my closest confidants in this life. I don’t know why, but crows seem to intuitively and completely know me. They swoop into my life during times of turmoil, change, transformation. I consider them … More Where the Crow Flies

X Marks the Spot

Day 24: A – Z Challenge “You are searching the world for treasure, but the real treasure is yourself.” — Rumi   Where you are is where your mission is. If that weren’t true, you’d be somewhere else. So, if you are not focused on mining the gold beneath your feet — even if it appears … More X Marks the Spot

Finding Wholeheartedness

“The antidote to exhaustion is wholeheartedness.” ~ David Whyte Walking Into the Fire Over the past week or so, I’ve been reading Danielle LaPorte’s Fire Starter Sessions. I subscribed to her website a few months back because I liked the ‘truth bombs’ I saw on Facebook. Then, I joined up with her Big Beautiful Writers … More Finding Wholeheartedness

Zzzzzzzz

Sleep is the best meditation.~ Dalai Lama A – Z Challenge – Day 26 (Better late than never) Sleep, sleeplessness Lately, sleep’s been fitful and hard to come by. When I do sleep, I awaken every couple of hours, troubled by watery dreams I find myself stewing in. I dream of rivers and tides, slippery stones, … More Zzzzzzzz

We Can’t Do Everything, But We Can Do Something

“To find the way, close your eyes, listen closely, and attend with your heart.” ~ Anonymous Many people dismiss the emotional, intuitive side of life as too soft and unreliable. This is unfortunate. We actually need that feminine, heart-centered view of life.  Because we live in a world that’s being run into the ground by people who … More We Can’t Do Everything, But We Can Do Something