yes, attitude, flow

Say Yes!

   Always say ‘yes’ to the present moment…surrender to what is. Say ‘yes to life’ and see how life starts to work for you rather than against you. ~ Eckhart Tolle Say yes to life and life will compound the favor! Saying yes to life is a great way to find joy and flow. Gratitude is…

bereavement- Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories bring you beautiful voices, touching tributes, lucid energy, airless tires and a unique kindness challenge. Singing with Soul Hanky alert! Challenged with stuttering his whole life and the consequent teasing, Harrison Craig turned to singing. He seems to find his flow in singing. Watch this powerful performance that moves many of us…

Foul Winds, pollution, poetry

Foul Winds

Foul Winds   gray skies from the east rampant pollution to the south arid land begging for water in the west tar sand and pipelines descend from the north ~ despair in too many homes war in too many lands will humans ever grow up or is this the end of man ~ will the…

Art by Vera Komnig, poetry, spring

Spring Dreams

Spring Dreams visions of spring dance in my heart colors glowing with life at the start when winter seems too much to bear come dance in my artist’s lair ~ a delicious feast for the senses the magic of joy dispenses creativity, art and life emergent bringing spring dreams resurgent ~ Image © by Vera…

Walking for Health, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories bring you hula hooping, hibernation, the meaning of life, walking for health and zestful living. Hoop Dancing Katie Sunshine sure knows how to make hooping fun and interesting. In this video, she uses a hoop with holes to paint while dancing! She makes it look easy, but I’ve tried hooping and…

poetry, Native American, wind

Native Winds

Native Winds   the six directions east, south, west, north, sky and earth blowing through my heart ~ Image from Robin G on Pinterest. Native American teachings resonate deeply with me, especially their reverence for life. May we listen with our hearts and celebrate all life.  

ceramics, mushroom, poetry

Mushroom Musings

Mushroom Musings moist yearnings secret learnings spores of delight taking magic flight ~ awakening our sacred heart excited for a new start tales of magic, fairies and gnomes blessing our hidden homes ~ let your child play enjoying each new day from birth until re-birth creating heaven on earth ~ This poem was inspired by…

Vinskip ship design, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you solitude, radical ship design, awesomeness, aeroponic gardens and the sharing economy. Ponderings on Solitude In consequence, one responds more clearly to other lives. The more coherent one becomes within oneself as a creature, the more fully one enters into the communion of all creatures. ~ Wendell Berry In this…

hugging, parallel footsteps

Healing Touch

Are you getting your daily touch needs?  Paul Zak, aka Dr. Love, recommends at least eight hugs a day to be happier and enjoy better relationships. I know from first-hand experience how powerful touch can be. I grew up in a family that didn’t touch much or demonstrate love physically. Thankfully, in my 30’s I…

Distant Wonders, poetry

Distant Wonders

Distant Wonders   distant wonders fill the skies a rainbow feast for our eyes creating a magical sight on this glorious night ~ watching heaven’s aurora show the sky dancing with lights aglow wonders to dazzle and amaze setting my heart ablaze ~ This awesome photo of the aurora borealis by Shane Michael Black on…