How to feel better in these dark times

March 8, 2022
God knows, I needed to feel better. It was a dark holiday for me, all about the things we've lost collectively and the things I've lost, personally. Too many loved ones...

The vastness is bearable only through love

September 23, 2019
Read this one slowly because each nugget is profound: Freedom is a heavy load, a great strange burden for the spirit to undertake. It is not easy. It is not a gift...

Children of Neptune

March 12, 2018
Children of Neptune by Lisa G. Froman for the children of Parkland The children, see how they are growing, palms in air, atoning. They are arising. Neptune’s...

Where does it hurt

April 14, 2017
Later that night i held an atlas in my lap ran my fingers across the whole world and whispered where does it hurt? it answered everywhere everywhere everywhere ~Warsan...

The day truth died at Bowling Green

February 9, 2017
My friend, Charles Brady, who is a real poet, wrote this brilliant poem about the Massacre at Bowling Green and our post-truth world. I shall say no more as the poem...

The peace of wild things

March 12, 2016
The Peace of Wild Things Wendell Berry When despair for the world grows in me and I wake in the night at the least sound in fear of what my life and my children’s...

Poetry in motion

February 26, 2016
I can't say I know all that much about poetry, although I was once in love with a poet.  Does it count that I love the old song, Poetry in Motion? I've been around...

An invisible cloak to mind your life

January 31, 2016
The well-known and beloved Irish poet John O'Donohue (1956-2008) who was known for Celtic spirituality, wrote this beautiful Irish blessing for his mother.  Beannacht...

Autumn meditation

September 30, 2014
I am on vacation but posts will appear magically every day, by me or another cool blogger. An autumn meditation Little (and big) hints of fall remind us that the year...

Perfect time

July 3, 2014
Everything you need will come to you at the perfect time. Yes, I know this is hard for some to swallow because the Universe has "gifted" them with some tremendous...

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