Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Amazing grace, How Sweet the sound. That saved a wretch like me. I once was lost but now am found. T’was blind but now I see. Was blind, but now I see. A sensitive energy came with me into this…

Today Means This

Grammy would have been 96 years old today. Almost eight years of remembering my maternal grandmother with so much sentiment and often yearning. When I was about six years of age I was afraid to tell this powerful woman that…

Spring Came

Spring Came

I have a fascination with being human, and the ever deepening intricacies this exposes. Interested in things like why did I stop writing little blog posts? Or love letters through monthly newsletters? I appreciate the meaning making through thoughts, such…

You are always welcome home

Being schooled on this path of devotion. How could I have known the tinder of this fire or the requirements of spirithood. Bowing this low seemed an impossibility before now. Awestruck, as I witness tiny warriorship. Continual rising of quiet…

Turning To My Child

Burning the one stick of incense brought home from India, sitting upon my cushion for the first time in weeks. Awake while my house sleeps, discovering another nook where I may return to awe. There is love in this new…

Mending the Cracks

Mending the Cracks

Have you ever had someone speak something that when it landed upon your ears and registered in your consciousness the immediate burst from within was, “Thank you, I have been wanting to hear that my whole life!”?  Perhaps we must…

Gracious landings

Gracious landings

In this first trimester of a new decade, I went into a sacred canyon, and across the world, followed an impulse that turned into a manifestation in the form of a new abode, and here I am. Here I am,…

Canyon Blessings

Canyon Blessings

I am learning that wherever I am, there are tales to be told, heard, seen, and even tasted.  I have been noting how vastly different each opportunity to meet a moment can be, creating new variations on stories, on themes. …

It’s Not Personal

Another practice of devotion. When I was taking my daughter to camp this week, I happened to come upon a woman who was struck by the pangs of life, and how personal it can be.  She was pushing her sweet…

Full Moon In Cancer

Full Moon In Cancer

Full Moon in Cancer- Myopic Excerpt Honoring what I have learned in this last year’s cycles of waxing and waning. I have learned how to make food for a family of six, and that I love creating nourishing spaces. I…