The Mother Line

The Mother Line

Dear Soul Beings, I am walking in the wind today. The branches dance, tall grasses sway and whistling leaves fan. The sun is warm and I hear the spirits talking. “Follow the mother line,” they whisper. “Follow the mother line.” I am listening. It is right that these...
ADHD, Ritual and Creativity

ADHD, Ritual and Creativity

Dear Soul Beings, It has always been my belief that we are made up of both the seen and the unseen worlds. We have access to both through meditation, writing, trance and other creative rituals. Ritual is meditation. Ritual, for me, is medicine. It is an antidote to...
What Does it Mean to Be Awake?

What Does it Mean to Be Awake?

Dear Soul Beings, As I read these articles and quotes by Mohammed Ali, tears roll down my cheek. “The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.” “The man with no imagination has no wings.” This man, who shaped his own strength and freedom and also wrote a...
To Dream of Water

To Dream of Water

Dear Soul Beings, I have to tell you about this dream I had. Not recently, but I thought about it again when I read the opening of Mary Oliver’s Long Life. She starts out, “We live, M. and I, about ten feet from the water.” Immediately, I sighed. Oh,...