Category Archives: Musings and rants

With thanks to Ste. Thérèse….

A few years ago, I was sent a blackmail note in the guise of an e-mail message. You’ve probably received some of these yourselves: “If you do not send this message on to 75 friends within 4 seconds a horrible … Continue reading

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Home is where the heart is…

Our community meditation yesterday allowed an idea to take form that had been hovering on the edges of my consciousness for a while. I knew there was a recurring theme  in everything I have been hearing lately, but no words … Continue reading

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No, I’m not kidding….

I have been receiving messages from my left-leaning compatriots almost every day, composed with varying degrees of indignation and politesse, wondering how the hell I could possibly be supporting Justin Trudeau, or for that matter, living here in Quebec, why … Continue reading

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Costa Rica, February, 2013

The dense morning mist throbs with birdsong and the sounds of creatures waking throughout the valley of San Ramòn. In the pregnant air of this Galactic Hawk full moon of the Mayan calendar, five large hawks hover, beating a greeting … Continue reading

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For the past while, I’ve been contacted daily by people asking for my take on “what on Earth is going on”. Intuitive, conscious people, unused to not having a handle on the pulse of their lives and bodies, are disoriented … Continue reading

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A Child is Born…

It wasn’t an easy birth- many fretted that both Mother and Child would be lost to the effort – but gone now are the contractions, the pushing, the transcendent pain…. The head, the shoulders, the chest, the bottom, the perfect … Continue reading

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In the Spirit of the Season…

“You didn’t come here to be loved!” Woooa – that’s a bit harsh, I thought. Ouch! They were uttered in the context of a conversation – yet another in a very, very long list to which I have been privy … Continue reading

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Ailing, not Failing….!

Pneumonia – there’s such an emotional weight to the word…. It is something that people still die of, after all, and an illness responsible for the demise of so many of our not-so-distant ancestors. It doesn’t quite have the terrorising … Continue reading

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O wad some Power the giftie gie us To see oursels as ithers see us!  from Robert Burns, To A Louse: On Seeing One On A Lady’s Bonnet, At Church, 1786 I was recently made aware of the presence on YouTube of … Continue reading

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COMING HOME

As we make our way toward the autumn equinox this year, I am aware of great numbers of people with questions of “Home” looming large in their lives.. .So many are moving, thinking about moving, or travelling from place to … Continue reading

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