Monthly Archives: April 2017

We Are The World Blogfest Bob Sima

Music moves the soul…  Lifts the heart. Meditation clears the mind and opens the heart. Bob Sima combines them! Lifting the heart is why I participate in We Are the World Blogfest. “This is universal. You sit and observe your … Continue reading

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Trishna Jewelry is Closing

The end of a decade is happening 1 May.  I am closing Trishna Jewelry on Etsy.  I am ready to let go, (To focus on only building my art business) but it is happening sooner than 1 July, details below. … Continue reading

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Reblogging: #SoCS Can You Spell Earth?

#SoCS Can You Spell Earth? by Dweezer Yeah! Today is Earth Day, you know, a day set aside to make a real effort to remember where our gifts come from and to honor the agreement we made with the Creator … Continue reading

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SoCS: Spell

When I first heard Linda’s word for today I thought of hexing or bewitching, or casting a spell.  I’ve felt like the studio was under a spell because of the unusual grumpiness… and certainly we are grumpy due to the … Continue reading

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SoCS: Mu, Wu

I didn’t need to rhyme with moo because mu or wu is familiar to me from my twenty-year-old mixed up college self, when my brother came over dropped off a stack of books about Buddhism and said, “These will serve … Continue reading

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Friendship

The interview below got me thinking about what I want in a friendship. I’ve not put my conscious mind to it in ages… Mitchell is by far my best friend and he is also my loverman… and a man… not … Continue reading

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what is two hours out of your life?

its been a surprising two days. i was hit by a mack truck emotionally — NOT by my husband but someone who i was in a committed relationship with, a friendship. i was told that my angry emotions were unacceptable … Continue reading

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