V-A-C-A-T-I-O-N ?

“You working?” the woman behind the counter asked me. “No, vacation,” I replied as we both looked suspiciously at the jug of laundry soap going into my bag. Laundry Soap? Somehow that doesn’t visually equate to vacation I guess. Flip flops and a beach towel from the Seasonal aisle, maybe. Except it’s not a flip […]

Am I drawing the same cat again?

gu·ru [goor-oo, goo-roo] / noun an intellectual or spiritual guide or leader; any person who counsels or advises; mentor. As many of you know, one of my “gurus” is Rob Brezsny of Free Will Astrology. His weekly messages regularly serve as inspiration and food for thought as I make my way through this journey. I […]

Unfinished Business in 3-Part Form

A Passing This day. This day will surely go unnoticed. It would by me were it not for a small thread of memory that tip-toed across my thoughts in the hours before dawn. This day. This day will surely go unnoticed. It is inconsequential in the grand and complicated and forgetful turnings of this world […]

Where are you going?

Do you know where you’re going to? Do you like the things that life is showing you? Where are you going to? Do you know?* Twice a year, I sit back and reflect. In July, on my birthday, I ask: what am I not doing that I want to be doing? where am I supposed […]

Swimming with Dolphin

Last night I dreamed of dolphins. Then one. One dolphin. He was in a large pool in a store or a zoo or a mall. My cats, Crystal and Emily, were there. We were shopping. And then I was swimming with the dolphin. As I slept soundly, curled around Crystal’s warm little body, I felt […]