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Simplicity

The longer I am here, in this body, on this earth – the more past and future fall away – leaving me astonished at the beauty of being right here, right now. Again and again. Love fills each space. Again and again. … Continue reading

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Delight

Again, I seem to be noticing simple delights more often than not. Such a wonderful story of my life – to be 98 and welcoming a sense of good luck and a lovely decrease in impatience! Today’s haiku is a playful way of welcoming … Continue reading

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METAPHORS

Another part of my library shelves contain books that have been sources of encouragement for dark times. We all have those. Of course. So, this morning I found an old book that I’d forgotten was there~ a book entitled, “What … Continue reading

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UNRAVELING

In Astrology, when a planet goes ‘retrograde’ there is a time of possible unraveling.  A time of looking again at our actions, our purposes, and seeing a possibility there that was an underlying current, hitherto unseen. I could say it’s … Continue reading

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RICH REFLECTION

My friend Barry Guthertz and four other photographers had an opening yesterday at a Gallery in Norwalk and the beauty blew my mind.  Figure of speech, but the deep, dramatic color of our planet’s places call for that. I sit … Continue reading

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WITHOUT WORDS

THIS MORNING I awoke from a boring dream! Everything too easy in my dream, and I woke myself up to avoid a sense of having been there, done that. When I turned on my computer email, I found Joe Riley’s … Continue reading

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DOG SONGS

I leapt forward just now. It’s that time of year when we approach Daylight Savings Time, and I just moved my watch forward.  The computer and the T-V have already been forwarded.  Amazing that we can arrange time that way. … Continue reading

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BRIDGES

I’d already picked up the book, chosen the poem and headed for the computer when I glanced at the cover of the book: DAVID WHYTE, RIVER FLOW New & Selected Poems 1984-2007 Wow, bridging into a new century and moving … Continue reading

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WHEN I LEFT

I am about to share a few words from Rumi this morning. Have you noticed that when quoting Rumi, not much else is even needed because those words start the journey of heart and mind without a map. Heaven only … Continue reading

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The Sturdy Square That Was

I awoke a short time ago, before the dawn, and as I lay there just thinking, not yet totally ready to leave the trail end of dreaming, these words came to me: ……………………. The Sturdy Square That Was. ……………………. Without … Continue reading

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