Monthly Archives: June 2011

Happiness, Or, What Would You Do With The Rest Of Your Life?

Happiness     This is the first day of the rest of my life.               And what will you do to joy of it?   I will ride my horse Breathe in the hot sharp smell of him Summer … Continue reading

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Into Your Whole Big Self

Bring your whole big self Into this exact and present moment. Let the parts of you that are Three step into the power of fifty. Let the ignorance and impotence of The once-tiny body Glory in the gifts of the … Continue reading

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Shedding Out

So much of my journey now is about growth, growing up, and stepping into the space of  now. I can shed my resentments Like a cat flicks water off its whiskers; Crawl out of my childhood wounds—their shell No longer … Continue reading

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The Power of Release

I was reminded in meditation class this morning that releasing and clearing old and unwanted energy from our space is beyond empowering: it is necessary for our growth and wellbeing. I Release You I release you. May you float away … Continue reading

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It’s a Book!

I am almost fifty, and my first book Is almost here. Recalcitrant fetus, she is Some months overdue. Yet so far, no oxygen is needed. Book and Mom are doing fine. I am such an old beginner On this spirit … Continue reading

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Why Is There Pain in the World?

I keep getting the same message over and over in different words.  This poem was given to me recently on a trip to the Temple of Knowledge. That We May Know So we are damaged             That we may know we … Continue reading

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