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From my sick bed can you tell but my ex has the kids so I can rest today .. :) there’s a freedom that comes from being real. 160 more words

Soul Expression


For Christmas I got a new crystal, a delight to receive as a present from my beloved. Usually one would find a crystal on your own, searching, finding one that spoke to you and this one came with the proviso that we could return it & exchange it for something else if it didn’t suit me. 387 more words


A to Z: F is for the Fitzwilliam Darcy, Gentleman Trilogy

F is for the three books in Pamela Aidan’s Fitzwilliam Darcy, Gentleman series.  My mom and I both loved these books when we first read them.  I have never really been a fan or follower of fan fiction (much to the chagrin of my sister who writes it), but Aidan writes Darcy’s perspective so well—with so much colour, accuracy, and humour—that you can’t help but… 66 more words

A To Z

My Time of Shakespeare: As You Like It

This play has left me with more questions than pleasant emotions or kindly insights. Yes, one must credit Shakespeare with an entertaining “romantic comedy” but also chide him, just a bit, for leaving much to the audience member’s disquiet. 822 more words

William Shakespeare

My touchstone

Near my work is a small crystal shop (yes signs everywhere it’s not even central London). I’ve popped into it on a lunch time with my work friends and of course a few crystals found their way home with me. 194 more words

Spiritual Work

An unusual setting for a touchstone

Deciding how to set the touchstone was a major design decision. In ‘As You Like It’ Touchstone is most comfortable in Court, the Forest of Arden is his unusual setting. 505 more words


Daily Bliss : March 26

What do you reach for during challenging times? Rituals from your faith tradition? Prayer? Meditation? Time in nature? Supportive friends & family? Sacred circles? All these are touchstones that you can utilize to see you through difficult situations & help you remember that you are never alone. 14 more words