Monthly Archives: January 2010

sweet slumber

Art is hard. At least right now it is. Not that I don’t love what I am doing. I just haven’t haven’t mastered the “artist’s mind” yet.  I hope that one day I am able to be an artist, think like an artist, live like an artist…and sleep. My body is exhausted and while art […]

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sleep

At seven am I am already daydreamingabout a nap in the afternoonor how I might go to bed early this eveningat one ammy mind will not stop ruminatingabout the things I didn’t getdone all day..when I was daydreamingabout a nap…

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mmmh?

“There is a theory which states that if ever anybody discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened.” Douglas Adams

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A Woman Mystic

All things are too small to hold me, I am so vast In the Infinite I reach for the Uncreated I have touched it, it undoes me wider than wide Everything else is too narrow You know this well, You who are also there. Hadewijch of Antwerp

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where are the women saviors of the world?

adam, moses, abraham, jesus….twelve disciples.. I wouldn’t even call myself a feminist but really, seriously? where are the women? Buddha, Mohammed, Krishna.. for Christ’s sake where are the women?what I know is this. Love is not misogynistic mankind is

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Time

When my children were young, I made a promise to find time everyday with them that was special.  I did this mostly by reading to them.  We read a lot…we didn’t have a TV so there was time. There is enough time to do all the things I want. I need only let go of […]

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deja vu

i have been here before many times funny how that is and how not funny that is if nothing else though i am here with new eyes or rather old eyes eyes with history and perspective eyes with memory i have wished it to be different but it is not

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Bandas

Worked on the bandas today in yoga.  For the first time I felt like I “got it.” I felt a sense of core strength that had was root not in the musculature, but in an energetic core which in turn effected not only my physical body, but my mental and energetic one.  Working with Uddhyana […]

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ujjayi

an afternoon of breathework has eased my body and soul…

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a prayer for the people of Haiti

A devastating earthquake hit Haiti yesterday.  The capital city Port Au Prince is destroyed, estimates say half a million people are dead.  In a country with little infrastructure there is really no way of knowing the extent of the damage, the number of lost lives, the loss of life to come. The pictures and stories […]

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