The Art of Spiritual Protection

The Art of Spiritual Protection

Our body skins are beautiful and while they protect our organs, they are not rigid boundaries to the world outside of us. Beneath the outer skin, there is another layer of skin – invisible skin – of our emotions and the soil of our soul. This is our bridge to connect...

mouth, lips, tongue

mouth, lips, tongue we don’t kiss that way here because i danced for the fire and then slipped into his flames, like a lover where bodies cease to exist in the ineffable within which i myself breathe sometimes things are almost unmoving, like a hammock in the...

as if i am a dream my body has

in perpetual seas maybe i could have loved you more all those evenings i held you as if i could hold you even unkept time keeps us like souvenirs, the years i picked the tiniest pebble and stayed up late muslin rains to gather us as if i am a dream my body has from...
Sacred Relationships and How to Build Them

Sacred Relationships and How to Build Them

Love is everything.  It is not confined to a definition or a list. It is what gives life meaning. It is not an emotion, even though it feels so sweetly. It is a verb because we need to treasure it, nurture it and care for it – to experience it. Love is what makes...
The Gift of The Magi: Love, Selflessness and The Eternal Virgin

The Gift of The Magi: Love, Selflessness and The Eternal Virgin

This is what love looks like. The image above is the original cover art of one the most beloved short stories of all times “The Gift of The Magi” (1905) written by O. Henry. I’ve loved it since the day I first read it because it is story about the...