The Ordinary Life


“We did not turn the earth upon its axis – what we turned, and still might turn, was purely our own souls.” – Kathryn Hinds I am often a proponent of following desire, of stepping into our true will and … Continued

Awakening Our Healing


“You know you’re recovering when you wake up and no longer want what hurts you.”  – Xeni Jardin I’m not sure exactly what journalist and cancer survivor Jardin was speaking to with these words, but they apply to so many … Continued

Honor Past, Build Future


My ancestors worked on railroads, built houses, baked, cleaned, nursed in hospitals, and ranged from homeowners to hobos. They worked with their hands and their bodies, as well as with their minds. Coming from a working class family, many of my siblings … Continued