As the days were becoming shorter this year, I started to buy books every other day. Probably, I went a little overboard, since I’d need much more time in the day to read all of them. But it is the action that shows my energetic need to match those long nights and slow down, and hunker down … Continue reading Winter Solstice
This summer has been the fourth hottest summer ever. Everyone is aware of this. But people I see walking in the street behave as if they are in denial. Now before I start on this diatribe I have to confess that I grew up in Florida. And while I do have an olive complexion, … Continue reading I don’t want to be your mother but..
When I was in my mid-forties, and as I remember it in the midst of a small mid-life crisis, I began to study with a Mayan Elder in Guatemala. Over 10 years, I visited when he traveled to the States, but more often I went to Guatemala or Honduras to take spiritual walks with him. … Continue reading Finding the Sacred Earth
I love the long nights of winter. I assumed that it was a response to the promise of longer days coming soon after. And who wouldn’t love those long days when you awaken to the light? I even enjoy the very long days in Alaska in the summer. In the last several weeks, through … Continue reading The Winter’s Aha Moments
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 I find that when I go to a seminar in an idyllic country setting during the summer, I hope and expect that it will be accompanied by weather that allows an array of hiking, kayaking and other outdoor delights. However, being at Omega Institute in Rhinebeck this week has been an … Continue reading A Perfect Day