The Providence of Hiatus

Earlier this year, Spring to be exact, I unwittingly and unintentionally went on hiatus from not only this blog, but all of my writing pursuits. A severe case of writers' block, imposter syndrome, and every other malady that prevents writers from doing what we do descended upon me like a long, dry summer with not…

Camino Chronicles–The Decision

For decades, walking the Camino de Santiago has been on my bucket list. When I first declared the desire to undertake this pilgrimage, it was admittedly more for the physical accomplishment and being able to travel to a destination I've always wanted to visit. Whether it was timing or lack of commitment, my Camino dream…

Your Garden Will Bloom

Winter can be a time when things seem to be asleep. But conscious hibernation and the regeneration of Spirit is a good and necessary season for us all. It is important to let those seeds of intention and inspiration germinate in their own time so that they can bloom riotously when ready. Be patient and…

I Am Here. As You.

During a recent meditation, I hit that sweet spot, that still point, that place where there is nothing, yet everything all at once--glorious, blissful and epiphanous. And in that place I heard the words, "I am here. As you." As I somewhat reluctantly brought this meditation to a close, I reflected on those words for…

Interwoven Passion

Spirit reminded me today of the tremendous power of passion to utterly change our lives. While passion might conjure all sorts of notions, mostly related to relationships, the passion of which I speak involves the passion of committing every aspect of your life to the fulfillment of your dreams and desires--your purpose. I have written…

Shine Like the Sun

The sun's rays touch everyone and everything, not just those things or people that it likes or that treat it well. It shines without judgment, without filters and without fear, bathing the Universe in its' warm, golden glow. "To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides."~David Viscott Photo by Nathan…