Poetry, the Most Ancient Form of Prayer

  “Poetry, the most ancient form of prayer, is a necessary medicine for our times: a companion through difficulty; a guide when we are lost; a salve when we are wounded; and a conduit to an inner source of joy, freedom, and INSIGHT.”   ~ Kim Rosen    

Sonder

  Photo by:  Cathy Sackett Sonder: n. “The realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own — populated with [his or her] own ambitions, friends, routines, worries and inherited craziness — an epic story that continues invisibly around you like an anthill sprawling deep underground, with elaborate passageways […]

Welcome Home

      WELCOME HOME SON!!! After serving three tours of duty and six years in the Army, you are now safely back in the states. We couldn’t be prouder! NOW it’s time for your next adventure. LISTEN… The rest of your life is calling.

The Problem Properly Understood = the Solution

    “The solution to a problem — a story that you are unable to finish — is the problem. It isn’t as if the problem is one thing and the solution something else. The problem, properly understood = the solution. Instead of trying to hide or efface what limits the story, capitalize on that […]

28 Years – 1st Date ~ The Breakfast Club

  28 YEARS Can you believe it? Spirit said “tonight will be SPECIAL” “PAY ATTENTION” There you are Glowing brighter than the brightest star Aura brilliant and beautiful I LOVE YOU /  How can I Stepping off of the dance floor Time stands still – LITERALLY You’re gone Dancing, dancing, dancing Upstairs There you are Would you […]

Desiderata

 DESIDERATA  Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what PEACE there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth QUIETLY and CLEARLY; and listen to others, even the dull and the ignorant; they too have their story. Avoid loud and aggressive persons, […]

The Door

    Time by Adrienne Rich Either you will go through this door or you will not go through. If you go through there is always the risk of remembering your name. Things look at you doubly and you must look back and let them happen. If you do not go through it is possible […]

For far too long…

  “For far too long we have been seduced into walking a path that did not lead us to ourselves. For far too long we have said yes when we wanted to say no. And for far too long we have said no when we desperately wanted to say yes. . . . When we don’t […]

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