"I step outside, camera in hand and photograph him. We play and practice together. I shoot various stages of his flowering lifecyle..."
"Hey SMO, come outside, I brought you a present," he said. Stepping outside the backdoor, there on the driveway next to the house in a ten-inch black plastic garden center bucket stood Hubbard..
One distinct pleasure we mutually shared was the splendor of the hibiscus flower...
He's baaack... I naively thought that when my address changed and the pictures and memorabilia trinkets were safely tucked away in storage he would cease to continue within my life...
Each time the losses and deceptions of life teach us about impermanence, they bring us closer to the truth. When you fall from a great height, there is only one possible place to land: on the ground-the ground of truth. And if you have the understanding that comes from spiritual practice, then falling is in … Continue reading Impermanence
I learned long ago that in order to heal my wounds I must have the courage to face up to them. ~ Paulo Coelho The heart has its reasons which reason knows not of. ~ Pascal Step back. Step away. Breathe. Reflect. Feel. Release. Rejoice. Let go. Carry on. I'd never seen the photo before … Continue reading Healing Paradigms Through Politics
"No one is actually dead until the ripples they cause in the world die away..." ~ Terry Pratchett What's happening here? I asked him. He replied, "A key broke loose and I'm gluing it back in place." Ha, well that's certainly a creative way, I retorted speculating on the curiously odd way he was going … Continue reading Three to Five