Daddy Come Back

-- In honor of my father, Scott Carney Schuck, ho is still getting his message out! He struggles to right himself From the bed where he...

Nature’s Kindest Heart

eternity can last for a single second or a thousand centuries it just depends on the nature of the situation, and i like those eternities spent in nature's knees; for she...

Womb of the Unknown

There is so much beauty breathing right where you are. 7 billion hearts beating between footsteps and stars. We are a miracle, Miracles are all around-- Spinning...

On the Day I Wept for this Land

I am. I am the all the everything, the alpha and the omega. I am the Muslim, the Christian. the Hindu, the Jew. I am no one and everyone. I am home and I...

Looking Back

Looking back I saw a night with no stars When I was between worlds and waiting I rejoiced at the song that filled me Music pulled at...

New Books | Spring/Summer 2017

LOCAL BOOKS Be Your Self and Be Well: Connecting with Your Soul's Power to Heal, by Dr. Steven Hiebert (Wise Ink), 146 pages -- Who...

Friends

me, i don't know what plant I am, but perhaps I like the idea of being a Lily of the Field. or maybe not a plant at...

To Be Water

Held by the earth, light scampering in ripples on a conveyer wave line; little traveling hills across the surface. To be water, life abundant inside me; weeds writhing wriggling against my...

Self

As I take the moment to look inside, I question the Self I Am, The Self I was, is no more, but who Am I within? I...

Mei Jiang

There was this river in my city In China It passed right under a stone foot Bridge that I crossed almost Every day.              It was full              Absolutely full              Of garbage. So I...

Love is Escape

love is escape love is a flower in a vase dropping petals on a table love  is never going back to work lying in bed waiting for her to wake her face like her body  her face exactly like  her body this is what...

Infinitely Pi

At first glance it appears to move in one direction: 3.14159265358979... and on and on and on... approximate infinity. Oh! The magic of dancing a round around, measuring out the great...

In These Times: Books to keep your Light Shining

I have been a voracious reader ever since my mother put me to bed with Raggedy Ann stories. I learned to use books as...

Have Compassion for They do not Know — A Treatise on...

Have compassion; For they live in the body, and whoever lives in the body will become angry at its constraints, at its hinges and at its locks and keys — Have compassion; The...

Soul

Be silent Be still, Awakened. Be the silence That struggles To be heard. Perceive Acknowledge, Be the wisdom. Love Be loved Be silence. Be this space, This inner sanctum, That is Your soul.

The Awakening

The lure of our becoming pulses through the universe Our heart is the dwelling place of the being through which we are through which I am Each...

The Beauty Prophet

I am a master work of art in motion; A simple, elegant animation Of form and function. Connoisseurs of striking beauty Savor the perpetual grace And refined appearance Of my...