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Moonset Over Lake Michigan (by ER Post)

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Moonset Over Lake Michigan (by ER Post)






Red Runs Deep
j. ruth kelly, 2014, all rights reserved

pounded by rain, shine…
elements crushing seed’s code…
still I bloom red, soft.

now maybe the dark
envelopes all I believed
but warmth lingers, light

in my veins: a story
of days on the horizon,
blooming life anew.

j. ruth kelly, 2014, all rights reserved

j. ruth kelly, 2014, all rights reserved

 

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The Opposite of Depression…

The Opposite of Depression…

…is vitality, says Andrew Solomon. Spot-on eloquence and tear-evoking insight, worth the 30 minutes to feel/hear this medicine of clarity. It is another example of what I recognize in my own life as radical grace.

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Truthful to the End, Robin Williams

Truthful to the End, Robin Williams

Robin Williams ended his life. And it reverberates across the world, this collective uproar of loss realized. Images, endless scrolls and screens of Robin Williams’ memories and tributes. His face speaks something other than tragedy. His presence, as long as we had the privilege of it, upheld a priceless gift. It’s hard to reconcile that he would find it within himself to end it all, that someone…

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The Feltness Path

“Our logic says that what happens to you doesn’t matter to me, what happens to the world isn’t happening to me, but our hearts disagree. This logic contradicts our felt experience…what’s happening to children in Haiti…to child soldiers in Africa…to the whales…to the forest…that’s happening to me too. That’s something we can feel, that’s why it hurts when you see that photo of the sea bird…

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The Moon’s Say So…

The Moon’s Say So…

Courtesy Of Dave Grant, 2011 - 2014

The heart of the soles of my feet of dancing sigh…they ache on earth pulsing a song long begun, hearing ancient knowing, yearning through the toes to the top of my head.

No ounce of will can bend the tides without the moon’s say so. No gumption of the reddest desire can re-write the years gone by or shift the mountain aside.

So, my feet wait and sigh, humming earth tunes through my being,…

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