2014: Stories of Common Folk, Joyous Expectations

And so, as always, the cycle continues to turn. We arrive at long-awaited solstices and we celebrate, we experience magic, we are granted revelations, and then at long last the special holiday season departs. In some cases (especially if you did it right), you may be feeling yourselves relieved to return to more ordinary existence. … Continue reading 2014: Stories of Common Folk, Joyous Expectations

Days of Opportunity

And so we arrive at 2013. Let us begin the New Year with a simple blessing: In the coming year, as you travel to and fro, may smiling alpacas be waiting to greet you at the end of all your journeys. To mark this important time of the year, celebrated by the planet itself on … Continue reading Days of Opportunity

The Beginning of the World

And no one called us to the land, And no one knows the wheres or whys, But something stirs and something tries, And starts to climb towards the light... December 21, 2012 ultimately turned into an extremely over-hyped phenomenon, so much so that I had to debate with myself a little bit as to whether … Continue reading The Beginning of the World