This three-part song arrived while at was at Riversong, a gathering hosted by Sing for Joy in southern Ontario this past summer. It is about giving more weight to the voices of Heart and Intuition. While the mind is a very useful tool, it is meant to assist the Heart in the carrying out [...]
I'm so honoured to know this place and I count myself blessed to find that it's familiar; I've got that feeling of being Home in my own skin again, and One with All. I'm not always here. In fact, I quite often venture out and away, "Gone Fishin,'" stepping out into the foray of the [...]
As the snow melts, the natural landscape around our home becomes a complex vein-like network of little streams. I hear the spiraling flow as a constant throughout the day, musical and watery. The vascular aspect of Mother Earth in early spring reminds me of our bodily connection; I look with appreciation at my own physical form, [...]
In the throes of spring cleaning fever, I am noticing the disheveled state of most of my dishcloths at the hearth: a little grey, kinda holey... definitely not up to the task of having the Queen in for tea. But they still have lots of life, and so to the rag bag they graduate on their humble [...]
We all do this, Albert Einstein once said that the definition of insanity was doing the same thing in the same way repeatedly hoping for a different result. So why do you keep on making the same mistake? I recently received this question so I thought I'd share a bit of my perspective... I'd be [...]
I was honoured to be tending the hearth and cooking for a most beautiful group of people last summer, who had gathered together for a nourishing healing retreat. Among the bright souls present was Elliot Cowan, shaman of Plant Spirit Medicine. One night around the fire, he offered this (and I've embellished voluptuously): When [...]
I love this... Jason Silva speaks about how we create our own realities, and that we are fully capable of re-shaping them for the sake of healing.