Writing from the Heart

Unpacking an Old Story

Unpacking an Old Story

I recently came across a box filled with piles of old writings and copies of my handmade books. I found a large manilla envelope filled with the original drawings for a story called “Gifts of the Grandmother.” The colors of the pencil drawings were still so brilliant, even after being in storage for over eighteen… Read full article…

Rivers of Change

Rivers of Change

Lily hid when we moved into our new home. Getting her in the cat carrier to make the one-hour drive was traumatic for us both. Once free from the confinement, Lily darted behind a water barrel on the porch. She stayed hidden away the rest of the day, peeking out now and then, taking a… Read full article…

Blackbird, Fly

Blackbird, Fly

  Blackbird singing in the dead of night Take these broken wings and learn to fly All your life You were only waiting for this moment to arise ~ lyrics from Blackbird by Paul McCartney This moment ~ in your life, in our lives, on the earth. What’s living inside this moment that you’ve been… Read full article…

On the Threshold of Change

On the Threshold of Change

When little birds are readying to fly, there’s an instinctive, irresistible calling that eventually requires stepping over the threshold from the sanctuary of the nest into the expanse of the sky. When I open the door of the house for Lily, my feline friend, she settles awhile on the wooden threshold. Ears perked. Whiskers twitching.… Read full article…

Rekindling Inner Fire

May Solstice be filled with peace and joy, rekindling your inner fire. Cherished memories shared with gratitude and love ~ Wintertime has settled into the red rock mesas of New Mexico. The blue skies have quieted since Sandhill Cranes have passed by on their migrations south. I rarely cross paths with Rabbits and Coyotes. There’s… Read full article…

Sweetgrass & Coyote

Sweetgrass & Coyote

  We had a magical visit from our four-legged friend as we opened our ceremonial gathering.   Soak in the medicines as we gather our circle with the gifts of Tobacco, Cornmeal, Sweetgrass, Coyote, and more…   Listen to Audio Recording: Or Watch Video Clip:   Read full article…

DreamSeeds

DreamSeeds

Dreaming a new dream – that’s how we’ll change our lives and our world. The seeds of your dreams live in the fertile ground of your imagination, in the callings of your heart, in the passion for innovation and possibilities. Seeds carry the knowing of who and what will come into existence, their sacred purposes,… Read full article…

Earth, Our Elder

Earth, Our Elder

We are the newcomers. Our home planet earth has been living, breathing, regenerating, and moving through cycles of change in an expansive flow of time far beyond the countable years our human minds tend to hold. Earth is our elder. Earth is a lineage carrier, remembering and sharing immense bodies of knowledge based on lived… Read full article…

     
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