I believe that the general directive to avoid pain is one of the deepest roots of the empty, hollow feeling Continue reading
May all beings be free from suffering in the root of suffering
May we reach beyond niceties and find true kindness for ourselves and each other
We are all aware of the need for the gathering of people together to get the work done. And, while it is happening—and has been—people have come to imagine the Grassroots efforts as some kind of movement that will triumph over injustice and save the world.
I know how to compartmentalize. Ya know. Take your emotions and stuff them somewhere away from the light… Pretend they Continue reading
So here we are. With the tension of eons of patriarchy stretched almossssssst as far as it can be stretched…
I used to disappear into Queen Anne’s Lace. She held cuourt in the Queendom of the imagination place.
Every moment we live in, we are our best self and there is always a reachable next…
I miss the sound of the birds singing, right there on the tree outside my window–when I choose instead, to notice the chainsaw farther off in the distance.