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Karma: The Fiercest Poem You’ll Ever Hear!

Talking about widespread, systemic racism and its potential revolutionary consequences is a conversation that makes many of us seriously uncomfortable but that we very much need to look at, talk about and attempt to move toward peace and justice. And … Continue reading

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Awakening Transformation

Today’s inspiration is another exceptional, aloha poem, “Awakening,” delivered on Hawaii Ne’i from Climbing Poetree, with accompaniment by Leah Song and Biko Casini (of Rising Appalachia). They are strong leaders of the Millennial Generation — awake, conscious, radical youth leading … Continue reading

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United Front

Yeah! Unity World Party in my house with Arrested Development! Getting down to it — united minds, united front. Power to the People!

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Challenges Unlock Creative Potential

Challenges and adversities help us to unlock and reach our creative potential. It’s good to take the long, visionary view in order to bring more determination and will power to the quest. His Holiness the Dalai Lama shares similarly in this fun … Continue reading

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Dreaming Time

A couple of weeks of a rich and wonderful personal retreat into radical self-care at the end of 2013 made for a gentle and satisfying transition into 2014. Simply Being with my Self and Slowing Way Down can be a … Continue reading

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2014 Cosmic Initiation: Saying “Yes”

SonOfJordan / Foter.com / CC BY-NC With clear skies many nights of this end-of-year personal retreat, I make time to go out and look at the cosmos in the middle of the night and ponder my place. A powerful dance … Continue reading

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Wood in Winter

In honor of autumn and in memory of beloved Geoph Kozeny, a poem:                       Wood in Winter Womanly arms lift long, heavy logs, one by one, carry them to the big saw powered by Kester — the old, red tractor … Continue reading

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Sonnet for Love

If thou must love me, let it be for naught Except for love’s sake only. Do not say, ‘I love her for her smile — her look — her way Of speaking gently, — for a trick of thought That … Continue reading

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Born To Sit Under Trees

              I was born to sit under trees, in a time when trees Are turned under, tilled into the ground to mulch land Upon which will be planted gas stations and strip malls The … Continue reading

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Simple Joy of Being Enough

With intention, mindfulness, nourishing practices, and support from James Baraz’ Awakening Joy course, I am experiencing a gradual deepening into a lovely, womanly well of … well being, ease, delight, empathy, self-love, gratitude, balance, intuition and insight, sweet contentment. There, … Continue reading

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