Tag Archives: hero

Your Shimmering Treasures

What a rocky start to the week.  Very sad family news one day followed by a day of heightened anxiety about a distressing local emergency.  Both mornings, I sat with my head in my hands, stopped in my tracks. I … Continue reading

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Why Be Heroes?

Well, there’s the obvious reason.  Heroes and their shining heroism make the world a more lovely place.  A place that glows through strengthening the underlying connection among all of us, the “web of belonging” that late mystic and visionary John … Continue reading

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A Return To Mermaiding

My teenaged son recently surprised me with this mermaid wall hanging he crafted out of reclaimed wood.  I was delighted…and then a bit dismayed. Delighted at his thoughtfulness in creating a gift that is so meaningful a symbol to me. … Continue reading

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threshold

a deer dawns at this morning’s window mystical hero ambling  across the marsh’s memory and at the forest’s edge pauses, looking first back, his tracks nearly swallowed by the wide open grasses, is he asking whether to gambol? then forward heeding … Continue reading

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Let’s Share Our Gifts!

Yes! Here’s to calling forth and sharing our inimitableness. I say, let the morning of you burst into being! As you may know, I think about this a lot.  But a scene about this territory is now emblazoned in my … Continue reading

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quest of a lifetime

Maybe we’re fools for even trying. Maybe we’ll falter. Or fail. Maybe we’re not strong enough, or talented, nimble, young, adaptable, swift, skilled, creative, resilient or brave enough. Maybe the road will be too treacherous, tripping us up with boulders … Continue reading

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hero of possibilities

“All the possibilities of your human destiny are asleep in your soul. You are here to realize and honor these possibilities….” -John O’Donohue Who are you?   “Not all who hesitate are lost. The psyche has many secrets in reserve. … Continue reading

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