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Friday Philosophy...Bliss

Today was the day: my first book signing took place from 11 this morning until 5 this evening. I had an amazing group of people come through all day – both friends and loved ones, as well as perfect strangers. 128 more words


First Word

First Word

Rose Baby’s first word

Faintly blue and Rightly torn.

Looking out

over a hidden smile.

Tiny yellow sun


Above Whitecaps



An Epiphany on Dia de Los Muertos

An Epiphany on Dia de Los Muertos

if ever you desire to plant a tree for me
please make it a sycamore
or some other soft leafed tree… 191 more words

Literary Arts

Parting with Familiarity

A friend of mine recently submitted the new featured quote for this Gypsy Woman blog.  Her chosen theme couldn’t have been more timely… or appropriate.  It’s message is, simply, that if we want to grow we will have to part with some things we are attached to… including, and at its base, habits and ways of life that are familiar to us. 830 more words


Surrendering The Old For the New

“Anytime you’re gonna grow, you’re gonna lose something. You’re losing what you’re hanging onto to keep safe. You’re losing habits that you’re comfortable with, you’re losing familiarity.” 137 more words


Healing the sick Bhil: Why Tribal healing should matter to you

When a Bhil tribesman falls ill he believes the deities will cure him if they are properly worshipped. They believe disease is seen as a sign of the god’s displeasure. 1,331 more words

Tribal India

Sixty Seconds II with: Josh Bertetta

Ten answers to ten questions in 20 words or fewer. That’s less time than it takes to burn a match*.

(*Depending on the length of the match and your tolerance for burned fingers, obviously) 294 more words

Flash Fiction