Satya: Stating only that which embodies truth

Satya: Stating only that which embodies truth
“Understand the truth of who you are and live from that truth in every moment.” It can be difficult to know how to separate the truth from desire; to distinguish with honesty and clarity, what is true and what is an idea or a concept in your mind that you wish to be true. Yet ...

Sacred or Scared?

I am sacred. Wow..I meant to type that I am scared and instead I typed sacred, which is also true. Why am I scared? I am scared of that which I do not know, of the details I have not yet figured out, of the finances I do not yet have, of the plans that ...

The World: Part 1

The World: Part 1
  The World: Part I I asked for a kiss and the world gave me a bittersweet song. I needed a hug and the world ran along. There were days when the living was too much to bear and still, the world couldn’t be there. Society said, “Life is painful, why bother?” And I thought, ...

Haunted by the Self

Haunted by the Self
Lately I wake to find that I’ve been haunted in my sleep. Haunted by the fragile, threadlike possibilities of an enlightened Self. She stalks me in my slumber, pouring honeyed ambrosia into my emotional mind, Moving out past fears and judgments, Making a way for a new Self. One made of something more seductive, mysterious, ...

Mitote

The word mitote, which is a  Toltec word, is used to describe a chaotic marketplace where scores of people jabber at each other without listening. This term can also be used to refer to the state of the average person’s mind: “a multitude of voices with different agendas, each promoting it’s own desires while barely ...

Waiting on a Sunday

Waiting on a Sunday
I meet beautiful people everywhere on my journey and by beautiful I mean soul beautiful. The kind of people that open up their heart to you and let you know where they’ve been, what they ache for and who they really are, behind the mask of self-illusion. This poem is for those people. I see ...

Keep that Skin Glowing!

Today I took a break from the farm and rode into town. Now what did I get on my first stop you might wonder? My magic face cream of course. I was almost out of it and began to panic!! Really though, I love this stuff and have been using it for years. It is ...

Into the Wild: Crab Grass

Into the Wild: Crab Grass
It’s been a long time since my last post…feels like eons. Whew! Where does time go? Down the rabbit hole I suppose! I’ve returned though and am back on the hunt. Hunt for what you might ask? Hunt for magic… I recently left my position as a creative writing teacher in Miami (more on that ...