• Whimsey

    Art & Soul Assignment

    My habit is to read everything under the sun to look for ways that others have put ideas into form because I am absolutely haunted by these amazing ideas that I just don’t know how to express.…

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    Kindred Spirits

    I find you in the most unexpected places! Your cameo appearances in my life are beautiful (if sometimes brief) reminders that I am not alone in my friendly, chatty, curious love of life and laughter. A shout…

  • Ponderings

    Stories

    “What’s your story?” Phyllis asked this of everyone. Sometimes it put people off and sometimes it lit them up. We’d sit on her front porch and drink lemonade or sip hot soup depending on the season. We…

  • Perennial Wisdom

    Perceptual States

    The images of the animals and the expressions of Nature help us to transcend our normal, waking consciousness so that we can more easily attune to the ethereal realms and beings.   ~Ted Andrews Imagine a snake,…

  • Perennial Wisdom

    Shadow Work

    Have you ever tried to hide a part of yourself from others or even to hide from yourself?  This aspect could be either positive or negative.  For some reason you are reluctant to face this part of…

  • Projects

    30 Day Conscious Living Challenge

    The 30 Day Conscious Living Challenge runs June 1-30, 2013. You can choose the challenge(s) you want to embark upon from the categories of emotional, spiritual, social or physical well-being, finance & career or personal growth. Conscious…

  • Ponderings

    Wonder or Worry

    A friend posted something so compelling to me today on facebook, I had to ask if I could quote her in my blog.  In response to a well-meaning inquirer, she said,   “Next time don’t worry about…

  • Whimsey

    To Do Lists

    Lists, post-its, checking things off…there is something so satisfying about getting the to-do’s out of your head.  Somewhere between New Year’s Resolutions and Spring Cleaning lies a “soft and messy laughing place where it [just] doesn’t matter”.*…

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    Taking It All In Stride

    Ever hear of Pete the Cat?  He is my latest inspiration.  My website went down, but with the smooth grace of Pete the Cat, I didn’t lose my cool.  No matter what happens to Pete, he just…