Sacred Space

Sacred Space

  The Desert She is a living being Undulating at the speed of primordial mystery Ancient secrets hidden in folds of sand Silent and windswept Open and unrevealed Unabashed in her nakedness She calls me into a spaciousness Both terrifying and holy Alien and once...
Old Fire

Old Fire

I’m still surprised when I look in the mirror And see an old woman looking back at me But one thing that surprises me even more Than the wrinkling skin and the jiggly jowls Is that this old womans eyes are filled with fire This is not a cheery fire Creating a sense of...
Navigating Trickster Flow

Navigating Trickster Flow

I’m writing this blog post from one of my favorite places on the planet, the Ghost Ranch Conference Center in Abiquiu, New Mexico. I love Ghost Ranch for a million different reasons… the incredible red rock beauty, its connection with one of my creative mentors...
Resistance, Desire and Sacred Willingness

Resistance, Desire and Sacred Willingness

Resistance is always connected to our desire and is often a combination of attraction and avoidance. We want to be more creative but we don’t pick up the paint brush. We want to be stronger in our body but we don’t go out of the house to take that walk. We want a...
A Prayer To The Great Mother

A Prayer To The Great Mother

In honor of everything that is flowing around our psyches these days I wrote a poem as an invocation to the Great Mother Goddess. Many of us are going through some challenging times of shifting and opening, change and loss and need some extra added tenderness for the...
The Power Of Presence To Heal Resistance

The Power Of Presence To Heal Resistance

I have been in the psychological, emotional and spiritual healing professions for almost 40 years. And how I define healing is the process of supporting people to live more fully from what is the most true and alive for them. To be all of who they are. To be...