Archive | March, 2016

CoCo & LaLa

      “Are you two twins?” the woman asks in all seriousness. “Or just sisters … ?” We look at each other in disbelief. But funny that … Although we have known of each other since adolescence, we have only recently become friends. And yet … *** We are two girls from the land […]

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Muir Woods

      We walked among redwoods in the rain. And talked of how our lives intertwined. We stumbled upon an ancient redwood who invited us in. We slid inside the giant tree. We breathed in the cool air from its lungs. We rested in its heart. I nuzzled my face against the smoothness of […]

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Luminous

   One only sees clearly with the heart. Anything essential is invisible to the eye.                             –  Antoine Saint-Exupéry   *** The moon woke me this morning. And told me to tell you. That she is making her way through your sky. ***   […]

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Safe

    I ate my dinner at the bar, taking notes on a dinner napkin of all the synchronicity that has unfolded of late. I was on the fourth fold of the napkin when a man asked what I was writing. “What do you think it is?” I asked, testing whether he was someone I was […]

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Her Mercy

When you’re kneeling through the hours, And you’re doubting your given powers, And when you’re ready for her mercy, And you’re worthy, It will come … It will come When you’re broken, When your heart is finally open, When you’re down, Down and troubled, When you’re lost among the rubble … Mercy, mercy, coming to […]

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Twilight

      The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper. – W.B. Yeats *** I read a story about a man whose beloved wife had made a pact. That after she passed away, she would return to him as an owl. And then, on the eve of […]

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