a change in writing: Ode to the Fire Monkey

back in the autumn, my shifting was too out of focus. i asked for an answer to change out of the chaos of what felt like a SNAFU mess. soon, my mornings started earlier. a fire in my belly grew, releasing my need for so much sleep; must be the fire monkey helped me take this leap.Continue reading “a change in writing: Ode to the Fire Monkey”

The Heart: To Love is to Breathe

When in the energy of love we feel light; we fly. We soar. Breathing can be effortless and pure. When the primal life force energy of Kundalini Shakti rises into the heart, it does so on wings of love. To afford our ascension into higher levels of consciousness, we need to open our hearts moreContinue reading “The Heart: To Love is to Breathe”

Funeral Pyre

Tonight I’m building a funeral pyre. Tonight I am taking out the shell of a person who once lived here. Her time has long gone, Her needs have expired. Now it’s time to build a fire. Her final release to the Heavens will light the land this night. The sparks will shoot high Into theContinue reading “Funeral Pyre”

Sacred Geometry of the Divine Union

Geometry is one of my favorite subjects. As I move through this journey, I keep seeing images of the geometry behind the sacred, or Divine Union of the Divine Feminine & Masculine. I will do my best to illustrate what I am growing to understand, this is my first attempt to explain this in suchContinue reading “Sacred Geometry of the Divine Union”

Gaining Spiritual Strength

Strength can be defined in many ways. To train strength in the gym, most trainers recommend 8-12 repetitions of an activity. So one could define strength as being able to perform an activity multiple times. Strength can also apply to spirituality. In becoming more spiritually aware over the past few years, I have found thatContinue reading “Gaining Spiritual Strength”

How Perfectionism Blocks Happiness

To live is to experience life anew, to change,  to clean, to release that which no longer serves us. It was an inocuous mistake.  One for which I would have tortured myself for days if I had let it.  In being given a spot to drop them off,  the young couple told me a barContinue reading “How Perfectionism Blocks Happiness”

Three Days Ago

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” ― Anaïs Nin Three days ago, I let you go… For a moment maybe a few hours at least, I felt free. And then… The seed of emptiness that was planted in yesterdays,Continue reading “Three Days Ago”

The Moment

“there are some poems that we leave behind some that leave us behind while some just live silently in the heart crumble, sometimes dwindle disappear die and are reborn when you smile again.” ― Sanober Khan, Turquoise Silence You sing your song as you light the lantern’s candle and set it free on the seaContinue reading “The Moment”

Shedding My Skin: Pushing the Envelope

  May we exist like the lotus at ease in muddy water. -Buddha As a child, I knew I would one day go to college. Academics were very important to my parents. A’s and B’s were expected and exalted. Physical activities, like competitive sports, well, not so much. In fact, I learned to fear whatContinue reading “Shedding My Skin: Pushing the Envelope”

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