Monthly Archives: May 2010

My practice of art

I create out of a need to connect, participate and express. I come to my art practice with a nondualistic and process oriented approach. While most of my pieces are centered on personal themes (family, my spiritual practices, my sense of place in this world) what I create is secondary to how I create. Nietzsche […]

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prayer

The other day I texted a friend, “As a nondualist, who does one pray to when in need of a favor from the universe?” He sent back a blank text. “Great!” I thought. The truth is, his answer was accidental; he hadn’t meant to send an empty text.  But the answer was nonetheless a good […]

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casino

There is no such thing as luck there is only the Self being and the Self waiting to be once more the quality of both is not up to chance though mind will tell you otherwise I have a friend who rolls the dice over and over again, his waiting is disappointment I know a […]

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crow

with warm breathe your dark cool met my unsettled heart who was it that was arriving? how would I great you, make a place for you…would I even want you to stay? would my wanting make a difference? and so it was as it always is with sound and breathe your story unfolded between us one […]

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Mudita

Pantanjali advises us to take delight in the virtue of others as a way to develop and maintain calmness of mind.  Mudita is the third of the brahmaviharas, or yogic teacings on love, it is the ability to take active delight in others’ good fortune or good deeds. I brought this idea to my practice […]

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I have nothing to wear

Hardly true. What I might be lacking is just a little effort.  Check out this blog…one dress, 365 days..a lot of creativity and $94,630 raised for kids. http://theuniformprojectblog.com

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locker dreams

I woke up with a start this morning, jolted awake by a bad dream.  It was awful. I awoke, heart racing, from a dream about…teaching my first yoga class.  WHAT?!  It was such a creepy dream too.  The class was packed, hardly anyone could hear me because there was one student, a young woman who […]

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one fine day

Spent the day painting with watercolor, tooling around on my bike, pulling weeds, and eating precious bites of pesto…pretty lovely day. My days have been very wonderful lately.  Feeling a good calm peaceful energy…so sweet and so noticed and appreciated. I am feeling very loved…

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I did it!!!

11:59… done!

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the eleventh hour haiku

procrastination is keeping me up tonight oh why do I wait???

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