My favorite times of the day are dawn and dusk. I feel gypped Author’s note: I’m a descendant of gypsies, therefore I can use this word without being labeled a racist. if I miss the chance to be out in nature to gobble up at least some of them. Shadows stretch and grow and […]Read More Something True
Yes, I’d like to order a Self please. But could you hold the insecurity, the shame, the resentment and the jealousy? Oh yeah, and that fear stuff, I think it’s also called anxiety ~ none of that, please. If you have the mild anger that’s just spicy enough to help me get what I want […]Read More The Whole Enchilada
It’s just after four am here in Phoenix. I’ve been up for two hours. Unsuccessful were my attempts to sink back into the great away ~ so awake I stay. It’s so quiet before the dawn. My ears hold little ~ the sound of my breath, the hum of the refrigerator, the pool pump. The […]Read More On Boundaries
“When an inner situation is not made conscious, it appears outside as fate.” The above quote by my man Carl Jung is one I consider often when observing my world, especially when my awareness lands on parts of my experience that leave me feeling like something else or someone else is responsible for whatever […]Read More Please Be Curious
Linear is not my first language. I cried my way through my writing assignments in ENG 101 and 102. Sweating and shaking and cursing and crying was what happened when I would, after procrastinating until the very last minute, finally sit down to write my assignments, but write them I did. If you’re wondering how […]Read More Miss Apocalypse Learns to Stay
Here’s some of what I’ve been up to! Follow us @ lifeasasana.com Dear Kate, Remember when we first met? On retreat in France with our fabulous writing teacher – in silence and surrounded by things simmering in that silence? You wore cowboy boots and marveled at the rain -because Arizona hardly sees any. I marveled […]Read More Lifeasasana.com
I’ve been trying to ignore it, to pretend that it’s okay, that ultimately I’m not this body, so why fuss about things I can’t control, and no need to create more suffering in the world by not allowing things to be just as they are, and maybe it’s just con-trails, and maybe I’m wrong that […]Read More What Is The Shit In The Sky Coming Out Of The Asses Of Airplanes?