All things are sacred, nothing is sacred. ~Coyote medicine Maybe like me, you know people who take themselves VERY seriously. Maybe you voted for one. (Only kidding. I know you didn't. Right?) But what you may not know is that when we take ourselves too seriously, that's when Coyote can remind us . . .
Only in the darkness can you see the stars. ~Martin Luther King, Jr. or Ralph Waldo Emerson (or maybe no one important but it's still true)* Remember that adage look on the bright side? We're not used to looking for the gifts in bad situations. It's counter-intuitive, isn't it? When bad things . . .
It's women who seem to have had the biggest impact on the southwest and in Taos, it wasn't just the most famous, Mabel Dodge Lujan. The impact of socialite and style icon Meredith Rogers was a surprise, and went far beyond her amazing art collection. Her former home is now a museum and sits tucked . . .
We must remember the worlds our ancestors traveled. Always wear the songs they gave us. Remember we are made of prayers. Now we leave wrapped in blankets of love and wisdom. ~Luci Tapahanso Dine (Navajo) Santa Fe is now a beautiful memory after six wonderful weeks. To honor our time there, . . .
God answers prayers. Always. Maybe just not the way we think S/He will. The answer is always one of these: YES. NOT NOW. I'VE GOT SOMETHING BETTER FOR YOU. Yep. God answers prayers. . . .
Shhh.... can you hear it? Today in the Comments, tell us about a time when you heard music others couldn't hear. Or tell us what you think about this quote. Inquiring minds want to know! . . .
One of the most beautiful songs of my generation is Cat Stevens' Father and Son. i had a difficult relationship with my father, especially as an adolescent and so when that song came out in 1970 on his album Tea for the Tillerman, it really struck a chord. I have at least one male friend for whom . . .
We can never go wrong asking for protection, especially if we're going through a tough time. Whether we're facing health issues, family troubles, problems on the job--this powerful prayer is appropriate. But we don't have to be going through hard times to want to be encircled by the love of God. A . . .
Let's talk about smiling. And your smile. My mother was known for her broad smile and sunny disposition. Even if it did cover up a boatload of insecurity, sadness and problems, her smile really did make the whole day glad for many. I didn't inherit that bright and happy face. I've had to work at . . .
I was pretty surprised to discover that one of the things required of my studies in Integrated Imagery is nosing around in my own subconscious. Truth is that we all have a lot of stuff hidden away there, like that closet full of good and bad stuff we mean to reorganize one day. I thought I had mine . . .