An All-Embracing Backstage Peek Into Our Morning Ritual

An All-Embracing Backstage Peek Into Our Morning Ritual

My stylist has an archive of her masterpieces, here’s one example. Today, since I was headed out, she tells me “I will get you ready, so you look stylish.” In other words, she won’t let me dart out without a … Continue reading

The Coming of Ahriman

The Coming of Ahriman

In plain sight, a bouquet of fresh flora intended to forestall the dystopian vision of the future and bountiful fruits to fuel expressions deep into the core of my cells. I will conceivably offer a golden apple to the one … Continue reading

From the Place in the Heart

From the Place in the Heart

There’s a queue at the moment to be born onto this earth plane, so I’m told. So many star seeds praying, conveying and negotiating their way onto this pivotal moment in planetary history. It’s hard to believe when it looks … Continue reading

Homo Luminous

Homo Luminous

Playing on this side of the pane all afternoon with my side kick. In the soil along a craggy creek under a shower of golden light while joint tortfeasors carry on with their egregious choreographed events. Creatures of statute, au … Continue reading

Have the Courage to Be Yourself

Have the Courage to Be Yourself

It’s a challenge to be human these days. Reasoning isn’t registering. I stopped trying to ignite critical thinking; it expends energy inefficiently even in this Great Golden Age it seems futile. Instead, I’m focused on strengthening and supporting my spiritual … Continue reading

Home of the Brave

Home of the Brave

It can feel isolating when so many are eager to condemn instead of to converse. It’s no wonder we feel drawn to this hill and the surrounding trees cheering us on as we cruise downhill. Looking from below they tower … Continue reading

On the Shoulders of a Giant

On the Shoulders of a Giant

Some days, when the sun doesn’t wake to salute you, inversions are required. A few squares down you may have read why they are unavoidable in our routine and these photos were meant to be included, well I’ll add yet … Continue reading

Hold the Line

Hold the Line

Does anyone else feel like their heart is caught in their throat? Hold the line. Be still but bold. Be anxious for nothing. Let it all play out. Let us pray, meditate, and find wisdom within and lest us not … Continue reading

The Silent Space

The Silent Space

We carved out a silent space for Middle Bear. Tomorrow we retreat to mostly a virtual week and the sofa wasn’t cutting it any longer. While a bit more serene down here, I am not convinced it will be less … Continue reading

Not Yet

It’s just another manic Monday, and again I awake from the same nightmare where instead of being inspired or convinced of a revelatory prophecy of some grandeur course of action, I continue to hear the tawdry banter and despicable show.It’s … Continue reading