love, open, poetry

Open to Love

Open to Love Love does not find you, nor do you find love. Love is ever present…When you are willing to open, to risk, to adventure, to live with authenticity, then the power of Love flows through you and creates light. ~ Julie Parker Are you willing to open and allow love? ~ love is a…

community, poetry, relationships

Creating Community

Creating Community ~ striving for personal gain can be such a lonely game why not try community living based on unity connecting me to you in oneness so true ~ I am so thankful for the rich diversity of community here on WordPress. And even more grateful for the love and support that are routinely offered and…

University of the People, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 300- New Year’s Edition

This week Awesome Stories brings you stories to start your new year with a flame in your heart and a smile on your face. University of the People University of the People is aiming to change the way we learn and educate people. They’ve created the first accredited, tuition-free university that offers both 2 and…

sensitive, feelings, poetry

A Tender Heart

A Tender Heart ~ a tender heart throbbing joys and pains magnified the feelings overwhelm I am alive and grateful ~ breathing deeply I feel the peace remembering this shall pass moving on with life ~ Apparently, I put out a very strong intention! The days following my declarations to be more spacious and focus…

intentions, goals, 2017, New Year

Intentions 2017

Intentions 2017 I like intentions better than goals. They offer a direction without being fixed on a set goal that often provides momentary happiness if at all. I agree with the perspective that our process is more important than the goal or results. And even more important than the actions, intentions, goals or process is…

Photo Brad, Christmas 1959

Awesome Stories 299 – Christmas Music

This week Awesome Stories brings you a celebration of Christmas music, including the classics, new favorites, and the many benefits of music. The Benefits of Music Music has always served to sooth my soul. Listening to music, I can boost my mood, revisit wonderful memories or revel in joyful feelings. Thankfully, no ghosts of Christmas…

Santa 2

Merry Adventures

Merry Adventures  ~ children dance in glee lights shining in the darkness merry memories ~ For 14 years, the Stewart Family has been creating a Christmas festival of lights for children to enjoy. To celebrate the solstice, I took a friend who had never been to the Stewart Family Christmas Light Display. We had fun…

mystery, poetry

Embracing the Mystery

~ tendrils of mist swirl about my body creating an aura of mystery washed in nature’s veil both refreshing and exciting what lies ahead is not clear the foggy valley beckons I  step boldly into the unknown ~ Christmas arrived early for me! Thanks to the feedback from this community, I have relaxed into the…

snowflake photography, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 298 – A Season of Giving

This week Awesome Stories celebrates the joys of giving with music, snowflakes, secret gifts and sacred space. Snowflake Dreams Photographer Alexey Kljatov has a passion for photographing and sharing the beauty of snowflakes. Like Alexey, I’m in awe of snowflakes and their unique formations and passing beauty. Thankfully, Alexey has perfected his technique and shares…