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soil and water

broken branch of palm
retreats to soil and water
collapsed frond –detached

Written by Jennifer A. Fifield
Photo by Jared Rice on Unsplash


The New Vacation: Exile

Lately, I’ve been thinking about vacations. It’s about that time of the year when I need a respite from the usual grind, when my batteries go into the amber zone and send out a plaintive signal to be recharged. 432 more words


Naked Natural Beauty

July 7-13 this year is National Nude Recreation Week. The 14th is National Nude Day.

So let’s talk recreational nudity. The lifestylers are called naturists. Whether they are casual or full-time, finding and creating safe spaces is important. 234 more words

Open to All - Playa Viva Thrives on Diversity

Open to All

Playa Viva is not the type of place that attracts or is of interest to everyone. No A/C, no TV’s in room, no MiniBars, that definitely sends a strong message of who we are, and we do get a certain “self selection” that happens as a result.  1,153 more words


Picking Blueberries with Mom

On hot summer Michigan days,

Mom loved picking wild blueberries.

We would be on that promised trip to the beach of Lake Superior

When suddenly our plans would change… 218 more words


Rejuvenation Station

“Come to me and I will give you rest.”

When the kids were young they would sometimes run to me when they were tired, just to sit on my lap and rest. 222 more words

Scripture For The Day

Work Hard, Play Hard - You've Earned It

Good morning! I hope your
day is starting off well.

I’m taking a rare day off
in the middle of the week. I’d like to say I just felt like it, but that’s not… 778 more words