Tag Archives: Lent

KABBALAH – THE TREE OF LIFE

It’s after 5 in the afternoon. I am sitting and tapping amid all the clutter on my desk. Feeling the fullness of the day. I am tired. I did say after seeding my mother’s and mine petunias and some chili … Continue reading

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BREATHING AND WRITING

Life and writing are akin to me at times.  I struggle to get a letter on the page and taking a deep breath is difficult at times.  If I don’t try, the page remains blank, empty of the stories hidden … Continue reading

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STORYTELLING IN THE DESERT

There are many stories in the desert.  Won’t you take a seat and have a listen? I come from a culture rich in superstition and ancestory whorship.  We honour and worship the deities and ancestors by laying out food and … Continue reading

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THE CHILL OF OUR DESERT

It’s a bit cold here in our desert but we are soothed by its stillness and quietness.  Our hearts are gladdened by the brillance of the sun.  It beckons Sheba and I out the door and down that yellow brick … Continue reading

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ALL THAT I DO

The road to well-being and happiness is not an easy one.  This is not a rant.  It is what I am learning over and over again.  Damn! There is no getting there.  When you get there, you find that there … Continue reading

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LEST I BE MISUNDERSTOOD

Through this period of Lent I have been putting an effort to keep my own council.  It is not an easy thing for I am a talker and I tend to speak my mind.  Speaking my mind hasn’t really worked … Continue reading

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BACK INTO THE DESERT

Just as I am physically  moving out of the desert, I am easing into Lent.  I am back in the desert where the mornings and nights are cool and air is so clear.  The doves are cooing and the song … Continue reading

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