Category Archives: HERE & THERE

Travelogues….

Arriving…

Freshford, Ireland                                                                             … Continue reading

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Guatemala, mi Amor…

Guatemala was wearing a mountain-hugging, velvet black, sequined number when we met again last month – I’m prying the image now from the rock and debris of my minefield of memories. Bombs may not be dropping from the military helicopters … Continue reading

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WINTER SOLSTICE, 2015

HEARTROOT                                                                   Approaching the Winter  Solstice , 2015 Here … Continue reading

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The Blood Moon and the Niqab

We three women sat in rocking chairs on the balcony and watched the shadow come over the moon slowly…so slowly…. As the shadow of the Earth ate away at the luminescence of the Moon and turned her red, all of … Continue reading

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EASTER WATER, 2015

I am not sure that I have the words to describe the deeply-layered perfection of this Easter morning’s experience… but I will do my best…. At 3 in the morning, under the crisp, full, Easter moon, we crunched our way … Continue reading

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DEEP RESISTANCE…TENDING PEACE (on Gian & Charlie)

” You claim an anticlerical tradition, but but feign ignorance of how it differs fundamentally from Islamophobia: the first was built during a hard, long and bitter fight against a Catholic clergy of formidable power, which had – and still … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice, Heartroot, 2014

It was at about 3 in the morning, after changing positions several times , pulling a couple more blankets around my shoulders against the settling chill and streeeeetching my spine in every direction possible while sitting in place, that I … Continue reading

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