Monthly Archives: August 2013

Epic Life

Surfing 50 foot waves?  How do you train for that, let alone do it?  As a 16-year-old, no less. The fam just watched “Chasing Mavericks” again, based on the true story of Jay Moriarity whose bounteous passion fueled his surfing … Continue reading

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narrowed

how could I have forgotten how small it is I am here so many rules and fences reeking fear thrashing these limping lungs will not fill on the gasping air flaccid vision sere how could I forget the thud of … Continue reading

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choosing passion

I was not going to dance today too far too stiff too tired (too old) but then the unstinting sun strode onstage the glinting eastern sill spilled peach and gold ebullient to miraculous accompaniment sweetest birdsong…. how could you not … Continue reading

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sage’s echo

It didn’t take long for me to realize I was in the presence of a wise woman. I must have sensed it from the start, when I wandered into the yoga studio/ art gallery space that oozes beauty and ease, … Continue reading

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why there are mermaids

She lolls there surely glimmering azure sea on the inside lapping at the blurring edges of our souls’ hungry tide. She calls there alluring crystalline tones reminding us enchanted what hearts’ wisdom already knows. We paint the mesmerizing mermaid there, … Continue reading

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slippery muse

I wonder if I will find the thread on the solitary dirt road drive into town? If I play Neil Young’s wistfulness her “Harvest Moon” will she come out again, dance? Or perchance she might cup might waft  from leaves … Continue reading

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sea swim to sunset

When you walk this solitary path into the twilit sea warm sugared sand softens your crunching tread soundlessly a lilting sun will spew a dazzling carpet of diamonds welcoming you iridescent reminding that pages turned  gleam on reminiscent When you … Continue reading

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