Dawn awakens the world with a now muted glow, announcing an alliance made in nocturnal repose between Mother Earth and the North Wind who doth blow. Half frozen dew coats her fingers and toes. She knows how this is going to go. So she blushes. Scarlet red, orange, and gold. Frost will be her petticoat. … Continue reading The Engagement of Gaia & The North Wind By a Maple Tree
A few weeks ago, I found myself in a very dark corner of my psyche. Confused and questioning literally everything about my life. More than anything, I wanted a fulfilling career, but despite dozens of job applications and incessant networking, absolutely nothing was coming back to me. Things around me felt more and more out of … Continue reading Casting My First Spell
A few days ago I went hiking alone on the Pine Ridge Trail in the Ute Valley, my favorite trail in Colorado. When I got to the top of the valley, I looked around me and thought to myself, what am I doing here? I feel so lost. That familiar wave of anguish started to … Continue reading Why Do We Need Faith?
aka Summertime Fun in Gerunds 😉 Sunday daze and ice cream phase skipping skipping to the park waiting there for grandma's call watching ants crawl up the wall crawling crawling never falling summertime bedtime - it's not dark! Listening hearing green leaves breathing fluttering high up branch by branch climbing climbing never falling sharing space … Continue reading Summertime Fun
Lilies wake up first. Blooming their little buds into the sunshine. They say, "It's Springtime Mommy! Wake up Mommy!" Mother Earth sagely nods to children in her sleep, for every morn is fresh at worst, to seedlings who will inherit the earth. "Come onnnn!" says flower to "play with meee!" flower bend stems down to … Continue reading Lilies