Monthly Archives: November 2014

Sunrise in People’s Eyes: Santa Hat Chronicles

Surprise and delight.  That’s what I keep seeing. Over and over again, as I go about my day wearing this Santa Hat. Today, it was in the eyes of the bank teller and the cashier at the parking lot.  Yesterday, … Continue reading

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quietude

the rare stillness descends like a blanket like a prayer a relieved room sighs weary shoulders listen, pause in the rare stillness she slips to the floor breathing, able at last to hear distant birds flutter wings in her heart  

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Everyday Magic: Santa Hat

I wasn’t sure whether to start wearing the Santa Hat today. I was just going for a short walk around the block and then to an open art studio. There wouldn’t be lots of people outside in such cold temperatures, … Continue reading

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Why I Wear A Santa Hat….

  ….To remind myself how I want to act all of the time. That’s a major reason why I have worn a Santa Hat during the holidays as I go about my day…. every year for the past decade or … Continue reading

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Dancing In OUR Streets

What do you do if someone walking next to you crossing the street or standing beside you in a park starts to dance? I mean, full out dancing? Well, that’s what some of my neighbors, and those of one of … Continue reading

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what the ruby leaves know

wondering how did she do that? grow rubies dripping from wood limbs rustling plush leafy skirt swaying breathtaking, I’ll bet she does not doubt herself not for one moment: that’s what living fully looks like

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why we dance

sometimes we dance to remember and sometimes we dance to forget we dance to celebrate and consecrate and simply to gyrate (and perhaps they are all the same), at times we dance to cover and sometimes to recover and often … Continue reading

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