On the Wings of Loving Kindness

photo by jillian my quiet voice says, i think the big blue sky of awareness is what’s being asked for right here, right now. everyday rod and i speak together, trying to understand what is essential for our and everyone’s well being.  we read, we research, and we observe. every day we make new decisions. […]

A Moment–Vivid and Ethereal

So all i can say is it’s a moment…. the dreams are vivid and ethereal, the moment open and fragile clear and unclear…. It’s a moment of recognizing history doesn’t actually repeat itself, there’s an evolution of consciousness or not, but generations change and so do moments. It’s a quiet moment, yet participatory. let’s just […]

One Full Breath

“I will be calm. I will be mistress of myself.”Jane Austen – Sense and Sensibility.   Yesterday we sat for an hour and a half meditation on the beach, took a swim in the turquoise waters and walked on the white sand. We listened to a podcast, Marybeth had suggested, or maybe a different one, […]

Sunrise Meditation & Ceremony

Questions, Reflections and Practices for September

Touching into time, I find myself reflecting and experiencing deeply. My dreams have returned with familiarity and landscapes.  My soul has found itself emerging out of currents of timelessness, complete with sunrises and sunsets, eclipses and glimpses, today resting in quiet awareness and gratitude. The trees through my window lightly moving with breezes that are […]

May’s Living Wisdom Questions and Practices

Well, we are still working on our timing here, but happy to finally be able to write about our new May questions and practices. I’ll jump right in and keep it simple. This month we’ve actually decided to take up three areas of questions which in themselves form the practice. In the past months, we’ve […]

April’s Question and Practice

Well, this month has had a life of its own.  Although we began our new question and practice for April on time, daily life has consumed us until this day, April 16, making it impossible to write  about April’s intention. But here I am and here we are now; and, yes, I am ever so […]