The Sirens Song

The sharp edge of a razor is difficult to pass over; thus the wise say the path to salvation is hard.-Katha Upanishad We’re a curious bunch, our thirst for knowledge is unlimited. This is especially true when talking about enlightenment which is sure to bring many to the discussion. But if we’ve learned anything we […]

Prayer

…said at dawn I step into the day, I step into myself, I step into the mystery… (Anishinaabe: Odawa, Ojibwa, Algonquin First Nations) Dear Friends, This prayer of the First Nations was given to me years ago and I have treasured it. But as time slips by the mind let go of one treasure for […]

Evening Tide ‘You and Me’

On this road, my life begins Forgotten love, forgotten friend, a forgotten child that dwells within… Who could show it all to me as we sit on the edge of creation Perhaps in another time, another placeSo what part of me have you becomeIs it you or is it me? And in this love, I […]

Echo’s In The Dark

I would hurl words into this darkness and wait for an echo, and if an echo sounded, no matter how faintly, I would send other words to tell, to march, to fight, to create a sense of hunger for life that gnaws in us all,” -Richard Wright In a musty old cave lie’s a treasure […]

The Moon Is Hanging Upside Down

And everything under the sun is in tune but the sun is eclipsed by the moon… Pink Floyd The quote above gives the impression that the moon by way of a solar eclipse can become a bit of a trickster when it comes to situations here on earth. Add to that is the ability to […]

Song of Amergin

With all that is happening in the world, I think back to the Song of Amergin. Besides being poetic and mysterious in nature, it has endeared itself in the hearts of all who see themselves as one with the earth. On many levels, we are the earth’s people and we have her fate in our […]

The Natural Bridge

Many take shelter from feeling too much withinSome will tell you it’s a mortal sin To fly so high and steep so low Just as Perceval in tales of old But to know when all else fails When all is lost down the streets of desireAnd the blind eye of regret is all that one […]

October

“All things on earth point home in old October; sailors to sea, travelers to walls and fences, hunters to the field, hollow and the lone voice of the hounds, the lover to the love he has forsaken.” -Thomas Wolfe Looking back over my life, it appears October has been a singular event for me in […]

Dragonfly

I’m told that your ancestors go back to the mystic mountains of old where there are stories of many a dragons lair teeming with gold. In truth, you’re one of the first creatures to crawl out from the birth waters of Mother Earth. Many years removed from those times not only in size but also […]

Road Trip

Dear Friends of WordPress, You may have noticed that during the last mouth or so I’ve spent less time blogging. Nothing wrong, I just decided to take a road trip, as Jack would call it. And this one took me through out the south to places known and unknown. Who knows the riches in words […]