Visions at the Altar

A long silence followed as Naofa tried to stop the burning ache that fought its way up from her insides. How she longed to scream, to silence that voice. How much longer would she remain its captive? Swallowing hard, she smothered the longings of her heart, stilled her muscles and quieted her anger. All that escaped was a single tear from the far corner of one eye. It slowly brimmed over and slid down the side of her face, but she refused to acknowledge its existence by wiping it away. She let it reach her chin and cling there for a moment before dropping to the cold, hard rock below. If she thought that this would go unnoticed by her captor, it was only one of many self deceptions she held. For as it struck the hard surface it produced a loud echo, so loud that she had to cover her ears to ease the pain of it.
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The Room of Knowledge/Forever Never

Slowly he related the things which he remembered. It wasn’t really difficult, for he had had these dreams over and over for many cycles now. Not every night but enough so that he felt sick when he talked of them. Even as the words left his mouth, he regretted their release; for perhaps that is where the birth of the inevitable truly lay. In the knowing.

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Happy Easter/New Beginnings

Happy Easter everyone! No matter what you believe or do not believe religiously or spiritually, Spring is the time of beginnings, the chance for rebirth.  That which no longer serves us can be laid to rest and make way for the new to emerge fresh, unblemished and with the hope of greater understanding, new beauty and lingering transformation.  To me the message of Easter will always represent the death of hatred and self loathing as the truth of unconditional love rises from the tomb of judgment and fear. In every tiny fragment of life there is beauty, there is Spirit, … Continue reading Happy Easter/New Beginnings