Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Art of Living

I am making an art of watching the grass grow, of noticing birds building a tiny nest in the corner of my roof, of ants marching single file. I now pay attention to crickets chirping, bees buzzing, the rooster’s lusty … Continue reading

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Working in Mazes

Working in windowless rat’s mazes, hangman’s knot at my throat, florescent sunshine, boxed air, constant bombardment of electrical devices, rush, rush, hurry, worry. This is life?

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My Job

My job is not my purpose in life, even if I enjoy it. I will not write on my tombstone, Gee, I wish I had worked more! Refuse to work so many hours that you do not have time for … Continue reading

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House of Mirrors

We are living in a house of mirrors, nothing is as it seems. When we question the illusion, we are told that we are insane, we have a bad attitude, are unpatriotic, a sinner. I am here to tell you … Continue reading

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Fly Arrow Fly!

Arrow fly swiftly into the bull’s eye of life. Stay on target, aim true, let nothing impede your flow. When we focus on that which is for our highest good, our soul finds its mark every time.

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My Haven

In my space of love, created with loving care, there is only the Light of the Creator’s Love, no darkness can enter here. We need a haven, a safe-house where we can rest and renew our souls. Create a space … Continue reading

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Spiral Lesson–Judgement

Spiral lesson of judgement returns again and again. How I long to cleanse myself from its taint, yet find myself needing this lesson again and again. Intellectually, I know I must be compassionate, to accept people for where they are. … Continue reading

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The Collective Light

Though we talk about “Going to the Light” as if it were some external destination, the Light of Love exists within each of us. We need only to connect our awareness to it, then we will be able to bring … Continue reading

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Dragon Sleeps

Tiptoe Shsssss, be quiet The dragon sleeps. Like Harry Potter, I put on the cloak of invisibility, and slip away, free at last. Free at last. We are free as we choose to be.

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Snippets from Source #29

You are so close that if it were a fire, you could roast a hot dog. You will laugh with joy when you finally understand how simple life is meant to be. Keep going, you are so close that you … Continue reading

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Elders

I can touch my toes, even place my hands flat on the floor. You laugh, for you still have a limber form, but elders do not take these things for granted, as our hair grays, bones creak, and wrinkles map … Continue reading

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Woman I Am

I will dance spin, move with grace and joy. My softness speaks, eyes do shine, my womb brings forth life filled with promise. I am woman, strong and proud, no one can harness my soul. I am woman, filled with … Continue reading

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Time to Scream

There is a time for silence, to listen to our strength within. There is a time to shout when “No!” is the only word we need. Knowing when to be silent and when to shout is the wisdom of the … Continue reading

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Seven Deadly Sins–Greed

Greed, maker of wars seeker of power, tool of Darkness for keeping us enslaved. Is life really about “more?” When we look at nature, we can learn how to trust our Creator to provide all we need. What about the … Continue reading

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Love on Gossamer Wings

With love, my soul has transformed to gossamer golden wings taking me to realms where angels fly and all live in harmony. Fly away with me to the light of love, to the world of stardust realities.

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Perception

Perception is intent-sensitive, the perceiver’s intention creates the reality. Do not skim this idea. Our intention creates our perception of our reality. Stop and think about the implication of this–the incredible power of us being able to create our reality. … Continue reading

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Let Go of Love

Sometimes letting go is the only way to say, “I love you.” Can I love you enough to let you walk your path that now forks from mine, wanting for you, only that which your soul seeks?

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Pretty

“Pretty is, as pretty does,” my grandmother used to say. Was I “pretty” today? Loving, compassionate, patient? Did I take time to listen, really listen, when someone wanted to tell me something? I hope I was “pretty” today, and that … Continue reading

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Praying Every Day

Every day I pray for I need to be reminded of Your grace. I pray not to ask for things, but to connect with You, to feel the certainty of Your love. I pray every day, every hour, every breath … Continue reading

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No Apology

I do not apologize for being me, for speaking my truth, for making you uncomfortable, for being courageous, or for having integrity. I do not apologize for being outraged at babies slaughtered in wars of greed, for crying at the … Continue reading

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Snippets from Source #28

Never let lack of imagination limit your dream…not others, or yours. Do not let anyone steal your faith or rob you of your joy. This is great advice. Trust me! Love, Source

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Your Drums of War

Do not beat your drums of war, I’ll not be there that day. I will say “No”” to each command that is veiled in sweet lies that leave me enslaved. I give you compassionate disobedience. I will not hate for … Continue reading

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Seven Deadly Sins–Jealously

I am not a possession, not your dog, your car, your “woman.” Your jealously pushes me away, and causes you to sicken. It robs you of your joy for life and is killing my love for you. Jealously is not … Continue reading

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Becoming My Own Best Friend

Years have taught me how to be my own best friend. I am kinder to myself now, definitely less critical. I dance in the floresta, wear my hair as long as I please, laugh at jokes I’ve told a hundred … Continue reading

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Who Stops You?

We are not our excuses, thank goodness! I would, but I can’t, I’m afraid, he won’t let me, on and on we go listing all the reasons we can’t do something. It is not true, because only you stops you. … Continue reading

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