Category Archives: creativity

Tea Bag Village Moon

It is true that Mitchell and I both live with the knowledge of being guided by an unseen hand.  We’ve both been “taken are of” most of our lives. Love this Thomas Merton quote though I edited it a bit.  … Continue reading

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Come Join Cherished Blogfest 2016!

The Cherished Blogfest is near and dear to my heart. Last year my blogger friends organized the Cherished Blogfest in which we talked about the most cherished objects in our lives; I wrote and painted about Buddha Ball. As a result … Continue reading

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Gratitude: Cyber REAL Friends

Musing about how one finds friends on the internet — or perhaps the wonder of that. I did the A-to-Z blogathon a few years ago and met two women, and through one met a whole group of people I feel … Continue reading

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Waking in the Morning

A friend sent me this article from MindBodyGreen on 5 Life-Changing Ways to Start Your Day.   Not sure why, but I read it anyway.  I think the message to move away from plugging in too electronics too fast in … Continue reading

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Cherished Blogfest 2015: Buddha Ball

When I look at my Buddha Ball I see the long path of my spiritual life. I first saw a Buddha ball on day one of a week-long meditation conference held by Brugh Joy. It was sitting on one of … Continue reading

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The Circles, from a Crone’s Point of View

The Crones walked down the path to the clearing, and kicked off their shoes, which they left in a pile by the end of the trail.  They gathered amidst the tall redwoods, and lit a small fire, just large enough … Continue reading

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Must. Read. Rebelle. Society.

If you are unfamiliar with Rebelle Society you must get familiar with her online mag — thoughtful, organic, healthy, challenging.  I am taking a chance and lifting a bit to send you to her — I always read, it is … Continue reading

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