Welcome to Ramblings where I write about my adventures, conversations with Land, healing and creativity, painting the landscape of your soul, the web of life, and being creative. Join in the conversation by adding your comments and experiences.
Healing and Creativity
Think of that old song “When you’re smiling — the whole world smiles with you!”
Imagine you have a super power.
This super power awakens and enlivens you, opens your imagination, and gives you a wider perspective on life. You actually do have a super power, that was in full bloom when you were a child. Creativity is your super power. Remember how your imagination ran free — and you were open to all possibilities? For some of us, this super power gets tucked away — just like our favorite stuffed animal from childhood — as if it’s frivolous and non-essential.
Women’s Intuition. Throughout history, in tribal cultures and in spiritual traditions, women have been seen as the keepers of intuition.
I grew up on the ocean, in a family of fisher-people. In a nautical family, we are always aware of the moon’s cycles, because they govern the tides. As far back as I can remember, I was taught to trust and to rely on signs from Nature.
Last year, I was camping on the eastern edge of Yosemite National Park, in the Sierra Mountains. One gorgeous sunny day, I decided to put down the jasmine tea that I was sipping, and meditate. My request: to be more open-hearted and aware.
We’ve all known people who can be described as “energy vampires.”
Layla is a good-natured person, and a good friend. She’s also a feel-everything person. She can’t watch the news, because every sad story and tragic event affects her so deeply.