Dia De los Muertos

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Halloween, exitsts in Mexico……but it has an entirely different energy about it. It is mixed in with Dia De las Muertos, a three day celebration period to honor the deceased. Because the veil is thin….this is a good time to talk, hang out, be with your loved ones who have passed. This brings a sacredness to the air and a sense of love and togetherness.. The celebrations are contrasted with death…….so the alive-ness of our opportunity to be in the… Read More »Dia De los Muertos

Professional Beginner

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Thats me. It seems as though….. the whole “surfing thing” is not intuitive to me! I thought I would be a natural born surfer, I hoped I would! But my body and mind know the mountains and rivers, not the dynamimacy of el mar! Ha!! I am learning the ocean every day. And Every day it is different and I am different and the currents are different and the bottom is different, the crowd is different. The variables, as it… Read More »Professional Beginner

I Say, yesss to This!

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and……..Finally, she taps the feeling of flow. Floating in green, green, green, cast in golden light as the road gracefully unfolds. Deep sigh. Everything that has happened has created — this. Moment. It is the place where her thoughts get lighter, her senses are sensing and appreciating. The place where her mind is integrating – not ruminating. The place where she understands why she is here on this beautiful blue and green planet – having a human experience. Quotes of… Read More »I Say, yesss to This!

Colorado!Train Life

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Trains are simply THE BEST!! California Zephyr – Amtrak It Feels SO good being back in Colorado! THis land! I know and love this land. It has shaped me. There are trees! and it is green and it is cold and the water is cold. Big Sigh. Soooo stunningly beautiful, this land. Forever #1 in my heart.

Sunglasses

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We had a healing conversation. A deep sharing. A ceremonial ending. He was wearing his sunglasses. I go back in my mind – was it real? When I can’t see your eyes, I don’t fully feel our dance.

Belonging

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What is the thing I want the most?? BELONGING. It shows up everywhere in my lifeā€¦..my wanting of this elusive concept. The spiritually inclined say…..you have to belong to yourself and that is the solution. I don’t think that is the full story. I think we are a social animals and we need to have roles in our pack or tribe. I feel fragile in my existense in the web of humanity around me. I don’t have clarity on my… Read More »Belonging

Courage

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To that man, who came over to our table in the restaurant/bar ……to tell me I looked magnificent. Thank you!! That was ballsy! and even though you walked away and me and my 4 girlfriends laughed…..don’t think I wasn’t touched. As a woman who was mesmorized by the beauty of my childhood best friends and then the women on my soccer team, comparing myself to them and deciding I had such a long way to go to be anything like… Read More »Courage