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About dkatiepowellart

hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep

Elephants

I wept… nothing bad, just amazing lady and people doing good work for orphaned elephants.  http://www.dailyliked.net/elephant-orphans/ Advertisements

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WE can do this hard thing….

A thought for the day, as we look into the future of the USA…

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Charlottesville

This is for Linda Hill’s one-liner Wednesday, today’s word is “wordless”.

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The Grace of Ritual

I am double posting this week, on dkatiepowellart and here,  journaling. I’m writing an online art journaling class and if you are interested you may want to follow or drop me a line.  No drawing experience necessary. My gratitude was … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Fight Hatred

I am so upset about the comfort zone that many feel about venting their hatred. I do think that this has been under the surface and perhaps bringing it to the surface is good in one way; shadow material is … Continue reading

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WATWB: Ietef Vita: Healing His Community!

Ietef Vita:  Educator, Hip Hop Yogi, Youth role model! This is good news… On so many levels.  For him, for his community, for our planet! ☾ Interested in lifting the vibration in the world with stories of compassion and positivity?  … Continue reading

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Yakity-Yak: Don’t Talk Back!

“Yakity-Yak… Don’t talk back!” Jerry Leiber + Mike Stroller Bikerchick got this one going for me… you know, when another person’s blog spurs you into writing as you didn’t know you had so many stories to tell? Talking to yourself … Continue reading

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