Creating Sanctuary, Shifting Spirit

June 13, 2017           Chesapeake I didn’t sleep well last night and fought with myself for a good long while before finally getting up and writing the...

Years ago I read the novel, The Red Tent, by Anita Diamant. I thought it beautiful and moving and it never, ever occurred to me that I might go out into...

Walking the Celtic Wheel of the Year For the past few years, I’ve spent a lot of time traveling. Being a homebody at heart, all of the travel, while exciting, is...

Cultural appropriation has been very much in my face lately. Halloween was just a little over a week ago and there was a lot of talk about how Native American costumes...

Waiting for a loved one to pass can take stamina. It can also take a lot of time and focus. It is not a time to be faint of heart or...

Imagine 8 women ranging in age from 58 to 13 years, walking in the darkness of Leo new moon onto a Virginia seashore to watch the Perseids. The women are carrying...

I have always loved gardening. It is one of the things that I did not come to late in life, though many of the greatest things about me have bloomed late....