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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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brave and bold

out beyond the shallows and the sturdy sand and stone, beyond familiar, oft told, well known formed from quiet, strength fluidity, no tepid takers these everyday everywhere heroes of imagination of intrepidity adventure in the infinite beyond within and beyond “The … Continue reading

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Let’s Vitalize The World!

“The influence of the vitalized person is that he vitalizes.” ~Joseph Campbell I’ve been viewing the epic interviews of visionary/philosopher/hero Joseph Campbell on “The Power of Myth.” Somewhat familiar with Campbell’s game changing research and theories, I was thrilled to … Continue reading

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