There. Just beyond the dirty truck that pays my wages. Beyond the pump jack that draws the oil in homage to greed. Beyond the quarry I load rock from to […]
I take in the sight and am filled with a sense of deep peace, with the miracle of this moment. It is captured within me and I am captured within it and it lives forever. Not in the past. Not as a memory, now, because Now is all that ever exists.
Today I woke to this gorgeous nearly full moon illuminating the clouds from within and was reminded that even in the darkest days there is light. I took some time […]
“So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald How bright these lights that shine now. Here. In this moment. Blinding […]
So here I am. At the edge of what I knew facing the experience of what I will know.
The Buddha was once asked if he was a god to which he replied “No.” “Are you a wizard, then?” “No.” “Well, are you a man?” “No” he said. Confused […]
The Universe, though largely a mystery, is known to contain billions of galaxies just within our limited view of its vastness. Each of those galaxies, like our own, contain billions […]
That soul you carry, the one that can feel as heavy as a crate of stones or light enough to lift you to the stars. The part of you that […]
Every cell in your body, every muscle, bone, tendon, artery, vein, capillary, and the blood the flows through them, every neuron that fires thought both pleasant and unpleasant, every memory […]
“People are hypocrites” she proclaims. “No one lives the life they want.” I have said those same words myself, or something similar, though it probably contained expletives and self […]
Selene, Goddess of the Moon You who are Maiden, Mother, Ancient Wisdom, and all things Divine As winter releases its long hold I ask that you help me to release […]
I could spend my life Lamenting what I may never have Or learning and moving on With gratitude I could spend it Worrying about tomorrow Or crying about yesterday Or […]
Life is all about discovery. When we are born we discover the most amazing things: the world develops before our very eyes and as we grow it expands as if we, ourselves, are the gods that create it moment by moment.
The last full moon of the year, which rises in Gemini, also happens to be this years only super moon and, since it is ruled by Neptune, it is a […]
Rise! Shine bright Light the sky Dispel the night Guide the weary With your light You are the sun Rise! —————- Image: “Rising” by Ilsur Gareev
Here Now Not in a way defined by philosophy memorized or recited Not through some blind faith in something someone else somewhere said I’ve forgotten all I’ve read Left behind […]