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The Importance of Friends

I have recently been reflecting on and writing about my experiences during the pandemic – ways in which it pushed me to a sense of...

The Chair

The Chair – a teaching on Emptiness (thank you, Prapto)   The chair is not one. The chair is many parts. The parts are made...

Falling

Sparrows gather in the roses, companionable and comfortable among thorns and perfume petals.   A longhorn beetle sensitively explores with antenna, legs, and mouth parts,...

Patterns

Swifts are writing in the sky again, flinging their strength, agility, and fragility across the vast page. I can’t read swift. I imagine it’s about...

Home in the Unknown

It is now a year since I wrote my first post on the theme of At The Edge.  Last month I presented the poems from...

The Edge of Change

I attend a weekly Qigong class.  Qigong has become seamlessly interwoven into my other practices of Buddhist meditation and Amerta movement to enable me to...

Thistle Heart

At the edge of the path, rising up from cracked, dry ground, a musk thistle is calling. As is my habit, I stop for a...

Entanglement

The Edge of Entanglement Entanglement The Joy of Entanglement   I step into the place at the edge of the woods and climb up into...

Blackthorns and Bumblebees

The hedges are covered with the delicate frosting of Blackthorn blossoms.  I love all flowers, but Blackthorn has a special effect on me – a...

Ocean Breathing

Ocean Breathing – a Riddle   Storm winds whip water into giant open mouths that lick air onto their tongues and swallow.  Drifting down, we...