September 7, 2015

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and I will whisper it
and shout it
and write it
and carve it into my skin
if only blood
would tell you
the truth you need to see.
I am yours
and I have never
been anyone’s elses.”

Weekend Vibes

April 12, 2015

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— Black Elk

Easter Tradition

April 5, 2015

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― Terence McKenna

Meet At Dunbar

February 18, 2015

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― Maud Hart Lovelace

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― David Whyte

Hardly Working

April 7, 2014

april2014-ursa-27 (1 of 1)“Night is a time of rigor, but also of mercy. There are truths which one can see only when it’s dark”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

Little Boy Learning

April 2, 2014

april2014-wise-06 (1 of 1)“There is always that dream of escape, but there is no place to escape to, you just run into yourself.”
― Willy Vlautin

Eleanor Turns One

September 8, 2013

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“Let us try to recognize the precious nature of each day.”
― Dalai Lama XIV





“It was a though we’d been living for a year in a dense grove of old trees, a cluster of firs, each with its own rhythm and character, from whom our bodies had drawn not just shelter but perhaps even a kind of guidance as we grew into a family.”
― David Abram


February 12, 2013




“Life is not complex. We are complex. Life is simple, and the simple thing is the right thing.”
Oscar Wilde