For A New Beginning

If anything symbolizes the real possibility of 2018, it was the Golden Globe Awards, and Oprah’s acceptance speech.  Among the many memorable things she said, this one especially speaks to us, as writers:  “What I know for sure is that speaking your truth is the most powerful tool we have.” For all those of us […]

Poems For Your Soul on Thanksgiving

Dear Friend, Holidays are rich times in the life of your soul. Complex emotions may surface. Give your heart space for all you may be feeling today. I offer you a collection of poems to assist your soul-self to open and receive all that’s present for you on this day. I’ve sent these poems before […]

Ways To Practice Knowing You Are Holy Ground

You Are Holy Ground Since writing the poem, and then article In Shaky Times: You Are Holy Ground a few weeks ago, I’ve been learning more about the healing powers of those four words. As you may or may not know, part three of the Come Back Home through Writing course is called “You Are Holy Ground.”  In that section, […]

In Shaky Times: You Are Holy Ground

In Shaky Times, You Are Holy Ground When earthquakes shatter your foundation You are holy ground When nuclear war gets played with like a game You are holy ground When the wildfires come, and the hurricanes, and you know that climate change is already here You are holy ground When fear arises and stops your […]

I Choose Love

“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.”  —Mother Teresa     Thanks to all who responded to last week’s writing,  Don’t Abandon Yourself.  I’m struck by the many ways people relate to this…and how important it is for all of us, at different […]