Radiating Love and Kindness

my quiet voice says. i think 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. in my experience, i find it interesting […]

The Living White Dove of Peace

Peace is a fresh and quiet breeze that has no sound. It is the inside of suffering when the struggle free falls with arms outstretched knowing neither above nor below, only the infinite moment of silence and timelessness. Peace is the willingness to hold open this space and place where the presence, fragrance and grace […]

The Opening and Rising of the Red Hearts

A tea and conversation, letter-writing moment between friends… I’ve decided to try this style today after a wonderful conversation with a good friend. It somehow captured so much in the space between us and within our words of exploration and discovery and convictions. World Hearth for Peace and Friendship’s wordship:  Where there is genuine interest, […]

LaBelle Sophie

Today, my post will be like the collages I so enjoy creating…. I’m wanting to weave together on my blog, some of the threads of sharing my thoughts and feelings with others, from other places.  I find writing and rereading the posts over time gives a broader perspective, especially when they are in one place. […]


My heart is so full of love today. How can I ever describe the beauty of this held open space of the human heart that beholds and illuminates the spaces and places, the indescribable realms of infinity called the soul, by a word, a naming or is it the beauty of the whole universe sparkling […]

A Life of Practice. A Life of Creating.

To hold open space has been a disposition for me for a very, very long time….most of my life actually. When I was younger, I called it creating environments.  Opening up space and creating within it and out of it. Artistically, I called it Doctor of Environments, because I could sense so many things in […]

The Beauty of Frustration

Jenny Liz Rome, Artist Frustration is a state of being full of fusion.  It is convoluted into itself, because it arises within ourselves.  Frustration is like a pressure cooker that builds bubbles of aversion.  It simmers under pressure. There are several dictionary definitions for frustration: 1. “the thwarting of impulses or actions that prevents individuals […]