Category Archives: Hearing

Two Minutes To Bliss

Hello Lovely Reader, Our senses have had a bad rap. Because of their relationship to desire, the senses have been seen as a ‘gateway drug’ to all kinds of dangers, pleasures, and dangerously pleasurable, pleasures. The truth and our relationship to … Continue reading

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Being and Breathing Peace

Hello Beauties,  Happy International Day of Peace! When I was a little girl one of the songs we learned at school went like this.. Let there be peace on earth And let it begin with me. Let there be peace … Continue reading

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Please Call Me By My True Names and open the door to your heart!

Today you may want to give yourself the gift of this poem…

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Hear Candy: a poem to engage your senses and get you going.

A poem to engage your senses and get your week going by the incomparable Rives! If I controlled the Internet You could auction your broken heart on eBay Take the money, go to Amazon Buy a phonebook for a country … Continue reading

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Treasure Chest Thursday

One of the things I adore doing is sharing treasures and ways to Be the Beauty you Love with Readers, friends, even the occasional ‘stranger’. I am always discovering engaging things that I want to crow about and this one is especially … Continue reading

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Fall into Grace : Music to Engage your Senses and your Soul <3<3<3

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National Poetry Month: April 23rd (Happy Birthday, William Shakespeare!)

Sonnet XXV by William Shakespeare Let those who are in favor with their stars Of public honor and proud titles boast, Whilst I, whom fortune of such triumph bars, Unlooked for joy in that I honor most. Great princes’ favorites…

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Hearing the Light: Engaging with the Dance of Life

Life is a song-sing it. Life is a game-play it. Life is a challenge-meet it. Life is a dream- realize it. Life is a sacrifice- offer it. Life is love-enjoy it. -Sai Baba I haven’t stopped singing since I came … Continue reading

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How to Be Your Own True Love Right Now in the Middle of Everything!

Hello again Beauties, As the holidays grow closer and commitments grow greater, I invite you to give your self the gift of bliss by be-coming present to and nurturing your own True Beauty. After a life time of looking for … Continue reading

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Engaging with Space: a Soundscape for Your Senses this Saturday and beyond…

Check out this collaboration between london based Heliocentric and the one and only NyC poet,film-maker,musician,  Melvin Van Peebles. “Van Peebles weaves a story — an astronaut sending out messages while exploring deep, deep space — that’s been described as “an intergalactic … Continue reading

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Chill out: a little night music to sooth the urban senses…

Love the time-lapse fusion of music, stars, sunsets, seasons, oceans, landscapes and cloud fields….So much beautiful nature imagery- very chill indeed. Engage and Enjoy, XOXOXOX Sabrina     http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8hbXFtQY43k&spfreload=10

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Expanding your Happiness and Engaging your Senses go Hand in Hand: Two top notch free meditations you can use right now!

  “The meaning of life is to give life meaning.”   I’ve been making a lot of lemonade out of lemons lately: my mother fell down the stairs while visiting me and somehow wasn’t seriously injured, my daughter’s father’s heart … Continue reading

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Tibetian Peach Pie, Malibu, and Tom Robbins: at Diesel a Bookstore- tonight!

Hello Again Lovely Reader! It has been too long. I have missed reading your blogs and hearing from you. And I’ve missed writing!! My healing journey has returned me to the City of Angels. Pacific Palisades to be precise. All … Continue reading

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Engaging with Gratitude

This poem sings out to be heard, even if only whispered to yourself…Happy Thanksgiving! XXOO       A List of Praises   by Anne Porter Give praise with psalms that tell the trees to sing, Give praise with Gospel … Continue reading

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Birdsong day or night!

Aloha Chickadees,   I mentioned in my last post that I was deprived of birdsong and other pleasures while recovering this summer. Well one day during this unwanted ‘detour’, my daughter entered my bedroom and immediately stopped to hear more … Continue reading

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Tea and Poetry for Breakfast

Aloha Lovely Readers, I want to share the poem below, by the talented, lyric, Rita Dove, with you today.You may remember her from her stint as The United States Poet Laureate from 1993-95. I had my poetry for breakfast with … Continue reading

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Music makes the medicine go down-an Engaging playlist to help get you through the rest of the week

There’s nothing like music to relieve the soul and uplift it. -Mickey Hart Here are some of the videos and songs (Yael Naim, Of Monsters and Men, Deuter) I’ve been feeding my senses recently.  Take one a day and call … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Sensory Gift

While researching the neuroscience of color on health for Engaging The Senses, ( an uncommonly sensible guide to creating a beautiful life) , I came across this video “Synesthesia by Andrew McMahon” and thought it would be appropriate to include … Continue reading

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If you haven’t heard about one of Honolulu’s best kept secrets-Now Hear This-

Aloha Lovely Reader, I promised to keep you up to date on positive opportunities to engage your senses and boy do I have something to write home about. Discover a menagerie of musical instruments, watch songs come to life through video … Continue reading

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Waving not Drowning

Hello again Lovely Readers! When I traveled from Hawaii to LA at the end of March to have spine surgery, I never thought it would be early June before I was able to begin posting again. Thank you for being … Continue reading

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