Everything has a frequency, high or low, depending on one's own vibration. Some stones will feel different in your hand. A place or land may reverberate more to you. A wild, bright Caribbean blue on a door will excite the mind more than a muddy grey. All things in nature, including humans, have different frequencies. … Continue reading Paint the Door Purple
The drum beats are loud and rhythmic with joyous additions of bells and maracas. People dance. Others trade instruments. I dance. I am not at a powwow. I am under a bridge on the Riverwalk in a town I never imagined living in. There are hundreds of like-minded people here, spiritual, happy, artistic, lovely people of … Continue reading The Drumbeat of Joy
Well, you know me, ever trying to become a hermit in my little abode on the corner in the city behind high trees and corn stalks while dreaming of great adventures. I ventured out to my first cooking class and it was indeed fun. I talked a little, drank some wine, critiqued all the food to … Continue reading Daring to Live-part 2 (time is now and becoming a yogi)
Three weeks ago today I got a friend's message and headed to the feed mill armed with formula, bottles, and Pedialyte. They were not even a day old. Found in the basement of an ancient building, half frozen, their feral mother vanished. I became the mama. Every two hours through the night I fed them … Continue reading The Little Cat that Could
Do you remember when I wrote to you about the dozens of black hawks (that still don't seem to exist according to bird books) that followed us up a hiking trail, swooped in front of our window, and circled our house en masse? They all gathered up into a swarm and flew north in a dramatic … Continue reading The Messengers (The Great Eagle Dance)
My toes have dirt on them from May until the crisp snows of Yule force them into warm socks. Though called ugly and curved, my toes were perfect for dance. Slid beautifully into ballet shoes and curved just so to hold me on my toes with ease. My feet held me in sequences of intrinsic … Continue reading The Dancer
What if God is the God of the Israelites and God is Allah and God is the American Indian's Creator and the Pagan Celt's God and Goddess, and the Buddhist's Divine, and the same the world and history over? What if Jesus is Buddha is Muhammad is the Calf Woman is the Sun God … Continue reading What If?