Starting the day with a brilliant sunrise in my rearview mirror tops my list of perfect moments..
When I first decided to write this post, it followed a conversation with a blogging friend Lara trace hentz. She is a wonderful writer, friend of the Earth and its indigenous peoples, and a conscientious objector to the suppression of the … Continue reading Little Crow/Friends in Paradise
Praying For Bananas This is perhaps my favorite photo of my little squirrel monkey friends. I named it for their love of the sweet natural bananas that grew plentifully by our little house there and the daily treks they made over the … Continue reading Costa Rica Dreams
Look inside, see all that hides encased
in liquid light-
From primordial muck we wriggled free,
stretching our legs and leapt to the tree
where sweet tasted the tears of the sky. Continue reading To Kiss or Not to Kiss….
If this impresses you…….. Wait until you see what I can do with my tail…….. Continue reading Impressions…
The snake has long been a symbol of the sexual/creative life force within humans. The Kundalini, or serpent fire lies coiled at the base of the spine. As we grow and develop, the primal energy is released, rising up the spine. This activates energy centers in the body and mind, opening new dimensions and levels of awareness, health, and creativity. Continue reading Slitherin/Drama in the Garden
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
Are you watching me, here? Father. I am alone, but not lonely. In a crowd I am lonely. Encircled by the arms of beauty I am complete! You paint glorious images with color and light. How they sway! How they … Continue reading Living Earth…
Whispers and Feathers Feathers Feathers have been a significant part of my life for many years now; so it is not surprising to me that I feel such an affinity for birds. It is rather like the chicken or the egg conundrum for me, however. I believe birds to be messengers from the other worlds and am not certain if feathers brought birds eventually or if the birds were there all along and perhaps they left the feathers to draw my attention to their magnificence. At any rate, they have become a symbol to me, one that inspires me to … Continue reading Whispers and Feathers