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awakening

awakening

my eyes opened perky in their sockets. unlike most recent mornings, i could feel them already awake. /my eyes are awake./ it was still dark out.

i flip the covers over. my toes slide out of the just right temperature of bed to the cool smooth floor. my arms and legs move slowly, i'm like a molasses bottle fresh out of the fridge. but my eyes are awake. they are perky in their sockets.

tapestries of touch

tapestries of touch

i've always been fascinated with tapestries. with weaving threads of color creating textures and designs. when i first saw a loom i was mesmerized, the rhythm and motion of back and forth across colored lines. like multi colored bodies on a dance floor, my skin brushing against the skin of strangers, the skin of many, the skin of thousands...

Spring Cleaning, Exhilaration and Taking the Big Leap

Spring Cleaning, Exhilaration and Taking the Big Leap


It's been two weeks since returning to my sweet island after a rich adventure on the mainland. Daily I have felt unbridled gratitude for the beauty of HOME. The place that raised me. The beauty of nature. The sweet and simple space where I rest my head. The vibrant energy of spring seems to be pulsing through everything. The colors are brighter, the flowers in bloom, the radical urge to purge the clutter in my physical and mental space.