Beautification!

Beautification!

On September 1st I had my first labyrinth client. It was an incredible experience both for her and for me. Watching someone walk the labyrinth, and then speaking to them of their experience afterwards was amazing. I saw things in how she moved around the spirals that...
Triple fountain

Triple fountain

I wanted a water feature by the labyrinth, so Mark built me a fountain. I told him I would like three, round containers for water and to have the water spilling from one to the next. He loved having a direction to head in and then the freedom to design within my broad...
Here fishy, fishy. . .

Here fishy, fishy. . .

  We’ve been transferring our Shubunkin (a Japanese/American Carp) from our old pond to the new one that Mark has been working on all summer. The water in the old pond had gotten quite mucky, so mucky in fact that that was what prompted my begging Mark to...

Writing retreat in Hawaii

I’ve been on the Big Island of Hawaii for the past three weeks. Integrating, journaling, playing games, reading books, falling in love with the two dogs who live here, getting to know my father and his wife more deeply and just Being. It’s been an...

Expectations

I walk up to the labyrinth this morning, over the mole ridges, smashing them down slightly to make the path more smooth for my mom, who is coming to visit and then take us on a grand adventure. I hear the neighbor chickens squawking from two doors down. The air is...
The face in the mirror

The face in the mirror

Facing into the anger within. Right now I feel calm and quiet. Last night a storm was raging. I remember hearing about something called the primal scream, some sort of therapy, group-workshopy kind of thing from the 70s, and I have tended to discount a lot of what was...