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Peace is a universal language

Paul Éluard Liberty Translated by A. S. Kline  2001 On my notebooks from school On my desk and the trees On the sand on the snow I write your name On every page read On all the white sheets Stone blood … Continue reading

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Engaging with Stars

Hello Beautiful People, I have to admit I was a bit starstruck after looking into James Franco’s eyes while holding his hands late late Saturday night after meeting Scott Haze, Jacob Loeb (Soon to be seen in James Franco’s much-anticipated independent … Continue reading

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If you knew you were going to…

Hello hello Beautiful, This poem wrote itself last week after I finished making my daughter a smoothie to have for breakfast on her way to school, and was still able to bake a batch muffins just for the pleasure of baking- just because … 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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What I Like About You, and You, and You….

Hello my Lovely ‘Likers’, The day my last post hit the ‘stands’ a number of you reached out right away to say you ‘liked’ what you saw. Ditto Beauties.  touched and excited to see so many ‘faces’ looking out at me … Continue reading

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All Shapes and Sizes

Hello again Lovelies, I’ve started work on my book again. It feels so00 good to be physically able to write and create and make! I am grateful for every moment that I am doing what I love. Writing is medicine for … Continue reading

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Sense the Possibility of Being Happy for no Reason and Feel your Heart Expand

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Now this is a good way to “waste time”

Hello Beautiful, How is the weekend going. If it is all work and no play, or if you’re feeling creatively stagnant, this post is for you! OK so it’s supposed to be for kids. No kids, no problem because we all … Continue reading

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▶ Inspiration Thursday: Don’t Let Fear Steal Your Beauty!

This being human is a guest house. Every morning a new arrival.  A joy, a depression, a meanness,  Some momentary awareness comes  as an unexpected visitor. Welcome and entertain them all!… The dark thought, the shame, the malice,  meet them at the … Continue reading

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Engaging in the Sweet Life- part one

Hello Beautiful People! Oh the joys of being human. Speaking of one or two of those joy’s Making and Eating, I am excited to share a super yummy yet still healthy recipe for Moroccan Date Cake that would be perfect for … Continue reading

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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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Put Down the Weight of Your Aloneness and Engage with Beauty

Good Day Lovely Reader! Spring has been playing hide and seek with us all week. Even so all the white roses in the front garden are blooming.  And looking at them from the kitchen window puts a whole different slant … Continue reading

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Engaging in Touch: The art of self Love

“Feelings aroused by the touch of someone’s hand, the sound of music, the smell of a flower, a beautiful sunset, a work of art, love, laughter… all work on both the unconscious and the conscious aspects of the self, and … Continue reading

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Engaging in Discovery

Happy Holidays Lovely Readers! There is something extra appealing about bookstores and books in Winter. It is a sensory pleasure to get curled up with a steaming cup of The Republic of Tea’s Peppermint Bark Tea and a plate of biscuits … Continue reading

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Engaging with Eye Candy, Art-journaling and Poetry Goodness

Hello Lovelies, It has been such a busy week..doctor’s appointments, mine, the kid’s and the bunny’s, deadlines, domestic duties, rehab, and recalcitrant help at home have made it just that little bit harder to engage my senses and nourish my … Continue reading

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Conspiring to Be part of the Magic on Inspiration Thursday and Every Day!

    Hello my lovely readers! It has been too long. We are finally settled in our new bug free home and the tendonitis in my arm caused by my cane has flared down enough for me to write again! … Continue reading

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Inspiration Thursday or Friday…!

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May the Return of the Light guide you to Hear, Touch, Taste, Smell, and See your True Beauty

Happy Solstice Everyone from my Heart to Yours… “The depth of darkness to which you can descend and still live is an exact measure of the height to which you can aspire to reach.”

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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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