“When people don’t express themselves, they die one piece at a time.” - Laurie Halse Anderson

Laurie Halse Anderson #FridayPhilosophy

Beneath star dust and bright skies we lose ourselves to sleep closing ourselves from the light behind heavy eyelids - Caroline A. Slee

Bright

Somewhere between dream life and waking the body remains as the mind takes flight to everywhere a journey projected through stars and time’s fabric lifting us over worlds and worries the body wages its wars as the mind overcomes, over and again trapped between the dream life and waking - Caroline A. Slee

No Man’s Land

Loki With palaces rising from the bed of the sea and shimmering air playing tricks with the eye at once ally and enemy the scapegoat or star shifting reality to match a future known only to mischievous humors we puzzle through his actions and his methods seeking understanding where reason cannot prevail - Caroline A. … Continue reading Loki

Loki

Minor Keys The music plays harmonious and sweet full of hope and bright futures and predictable progressions the music begins in a major key saving its discordant notes to jar us into confusion after the lull of happiness the minor keys creep in sowing fear and sharp nerves finding the pain inside each body and … Continue reading Minor Keys #MondayBlogs

Minor Keys #MondayBlogs

“What matters most is how well you walk through the fire.” - Charles Bukowski

Charles Bukowski #FridayPhilosophy

We celebrate the seasons grateful for each shift something of our ancestors rising through our memories the body knows the rhythms of nature and shifting climes as we toil in modernity while leaves turn and let go we celebrate the seasons but tame the wildness within as day and night share the hours and the … Continue reading Mabon

Mabon

We travel along the waters taken by the current at once drifting and flying if waters are lazy or a rush we fight the current shaping our direction to end at the same point only slightly less battered we drift or we fly carried by something more powerful surrendering our fight to a force of … Continue reading Current

Current

Perhaps the adage “heal thyself” hit the target in every way a reminder of our power and the knowledge we hold but convenience drives us to forgetfulness leaving movement behind as we praise the modern - food, drink, automation - losing our bodies in the bargain ~ Caroline A. Slee

Building

We are cautioned warned from early ages that time is the answer it heals the wounds ends all wild destruction refines our suffering into high art brings karma at some nebulous end the waiting is a discipline filled with breath and clarity taming the heart and mind which seek movement and trajectory waiting is where … Continue reading Waiting #MondayBlogs

Waiting #MondayBlogs