Doing some project planning, I looked at my upcoming events and YIKES! is there a lot happening. Events and classes to facilitate; projects to develop, self-care practices to practice... It's joyous tangle of quiet creativity and sharing what I've created with people. I both LOVE and DREAD when my work finds this rhythm. My multipotentialed self is … Continue reading Being an HSP, multipotentialed entrepreneur
I’ve felt different ever since I can remember. Always on the outside because I saw life through a lens all my own. I wanted to learn about everything. Especially about how things worked. I once carried home a broken old transistor radio I pulled out of someone’s trash because I wanted to know what was … Continue reading If I knew then what I know now
So many people responded when I published this in my newsletter this morning that it feels important to share it more widely. So, from my heart to yours... With devastation of all kinds in so many places around the world, you're probably overflowing with advice about how to help or where to give. Me too. But … Continue reading Please. Don’t look away.
I posted this on Facebook on the day an extended family visit ended: Looking forward to a quiet day restoring my home to its usual energy of semi-messy sacred space. I love seeing my family. And, I need the rhythm of everyday tasks to recover my center after so much go-go-go. There are poems … Continue reading You can love them and still want them to leave….
Sometimes the most important things can be said in a few sentences. We are clearer, happier, more effective practitioners when we feel connected. We build our bridges of connection through our senses. Our senses need nourishment so they can continue connecting. Scent is the most direct way to nourish our senses. Come to Scent of … Continue reading The best TLC
The truth is, you are a pulsing, moving, flowing explosion of LIFE's juicy creativity every moment of every day. Even on tired, crappy mornings or stressed-out crazy ones. Tuck that in your heart and use it to keep perspective. 'Cause we all lose if you aren't fiercely being who you are, doing what you do. … Continue reading Monday Moorings: You are enough
"Trees are the earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven." ~ Rabindranath Tagore As a child, I used to climb the huge white pine tree next to our home. I'd cling to the trunk like a little girl barnacle as the wind blew and the tree swayed. I was convinced tree and sky … Continue reading Our greatest challenge is our greatest gift
"Our energies might be traveling out of our brains and bodies and into those of other living beings of all kinds through imprints on this magical substance. The oceans and rivers and rains might be transporting all manner of information throughout the world." Diana Rico in her article "Scientists investigate water memory." Isn't that a wonderfully … Continue reading Monday Moorings: Water? Really?
May you find beauty and wonder in small things today in the blessing of a blade of grass a tight-furled bud a tiny quartz crystal the whorl of tree bark the feathers on the face of a bird each of these things are miraculous in their own way perfectly balanced designs from the intelligence of … Continue reading Monday Moorings: the beauty of small things
I’m a night-owl. My creativity most often has the same rhythm as night-blooming jasmine, waking after dark and coming into it’s fullest in the depths of night. Mornings though? Mornings are more about foggy thoughts and stumbling feet. One winter morning I was waiting for tea to brew (and trying to remember my name) when … Continue reading The highly sensitive advantage