Monthly Archives: May 2014

How to Paint a Cathedral (Ceiling) from an Amateur’s Perspective

Start on a cloudless morning when the sky is the color of Truth, it provides an ideal backdrop. When one is constantly stretching the neck open, you can’t ask for a better way to welcome in the energy of blue. … Continue reading

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The flight of the Bumblebee

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Have you ever noticed that each type of bee hums a different song? Yesterday, while photographing this bumblebee, I realized that the melody of its legs was playing alongside the unique tunes of a yellow jacket and a honey bee, … Continue reading

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12 Weeks in Prison

When I flipped on the TV last night, I was taken back to the 12 weeks I spent at a local prison 4 and 1/2 years ago. Unlike the women on the television screen, my incarceration had been by deliberate … Continue reading

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The root of the matter

I’ve spent the better part of the day gardening. The mulch was delivered on Saturday, and after a busy weekend of sporting events and other kid-center activities, I thought I’d use my quiet Monday to spread it around. The garden … Continue reading

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Narcissistic Personality Disorder

My blogging friend Ali wrote this post, which resonated with me and what I experienced growing up. What a damaging disorder for all parties involved. I feel deeply for anyone struggling to live in this type of ¬†relationship. This was … Continue reading

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The bleeding of a heart

The heron returned today, passing overhead with silent wings as I walked home the forest. It’s been a tough day for me. Even though it’s a day of celebration –May Day and my husband’s birthday — my heart is heavy … Continue reading

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