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Adding Our Beauty To The World

I’m thrilled to have found a glorious podcast on the late, luminous John O’Donohue,  gifted poet, philosopher, and theologian. “The Inner Landscape of Beauty,” https://onbeing.org In the exhilarating interview, O’Donohue reminds us of the essential importance of beauty to our … Continue reading

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Unexpected Radiance

One reason I love living on this marsh so much is that on a late afternoon like this one, I’ll be sitting sipping my hot tea, watching the steely clouds roll in relentlessly, engulfing us like some deep, cold grief, … Continue reading

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Share Your Brilliance: Musings from the Marshlands

  This lovely turkey family showed up for breakfast at dawn yesterday.  And for lunchtime today. As they’ve been visiting a lot for the past couple of months, I went back to remind myself of the messages brought by turkey … Continue reading

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Playfulness Pours On The Magic

“Play is the highest form of research.”~Albert Einstein Today: photo shoot for an upcoming performance.  A little nervous–the first time working with the other dancer; the first time meeting and working with the photographer. New venue.  New format. New, new, … Continue reading

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The Gasping Glory of Making Art

  Recently, we attended a concert of music and dance at a high school where I had guest taught.  There were many, many talented young artists sharing their work on an extensive, ambitious program. Yet, one of the standout moments … Continue reading

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kiss at dawn

when the sun lifts these autumnal cloud covers to kiss woodsy foreheads like a nurturing mother like a tender lover you know you are home  

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while nature models grace

waking to the wind tossed marsh, her sodden slate refreshed capacious and full of possibility her soul as ageless as grace can we be like that? Note: I wrote this before I learned of yesterday’s terrible tragedies in the inimitable … Continue reading

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