When I was a kid my mother always said that we should always try to leave things as we found them, if not in better state than they were. I’ve been thinking about this lately. Continue reading “Better”
I love the the ocean, I always have. I find it beautiful and mysterious but also inherently part of me. I was always a “fish” or “water baby”. So much of the imagery I have of it in my head presents metaphors for my life and that, in itself, I find comforting and exciting all at once. Somehow it soothes our wounds, yet inspires awe and adventure. Continue reading “The Captain and the Compass”
Recently I have been thinking about the Shadow self, or rather, in the continuing quest to for self awareness, the acceptance of our darkest parts. I find this very interesting but also confronting. There are things I know now that we can never gain from others no matter how long we search for them. Continue reading “Dancing with Shadows, Tripping the Light”
“No was her name, No was the Lion that no-one could tame……..but No kept her name, No got so quiet she put out her flame….”
I love this lyric, it’s wildly free and beautifully heartbreaking all at the same time.