Home is Where the Happy Is
Jul12

Home is Where the Happy Is

  Some say home is where the heart is, for some it’s where the art is, or maybe it’s where you find peace or joy or soul. Or all of the above. Or maybe not. Maybe it’s only a place to drop in before heading off on the next great adventure. Maybe your home feels too small or too blah or too cold or too old, or not old enough, or just not-quite-right. But, regardless, I do hope it gives you some sanctuary and respite. I hope it’s a...

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That Sense of Freedom
Jan08

That Sense of Freedom

Ok, its 2016 and, as usual, my brain has been rattling on over the roads of last year as a a way of clearing out for what is happening this year. Over the last several months of 2015, I experienced this *interesting* (and yes just that kind of interesting) cycle of revisiting old patterns and the people involved in them, mostly family members who are notoriously angry and stuck. I noticed that these old patterns were ones I dealt with...

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Cosmic Cowgirl Roundup: Danna Clare with Eileen Nash
Aug19

Cosmic Cowgirl Roundup: Danna Clare with Eileen Nash

    Hello My Cosmic Cowgirl Sisters! The first thing I want you to know about Cosmic Cowgirl Eileen Nash is: Expect magic.  Why? Because she does! And after five minutes into our conversation for Round-Up it was clear that Eileen is someone for whom the Universe opens up like a cosmic rose. She answers the call of her creativity and trusts in her power to manifest in this world the beauty, expansiveness, and potential that...

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Tribute to the Life and Lineage of Sue Hoya Sellars
Oct14

Tribute to the Life and Lineage of Sue Hoya Sellars

A legendary woman has left this earth, although her lineage continues through those who had the privilege of studying with her both on her land, and at the canvas. Sue Hoya Sellars has “accelerated into the future” as she so aptly referred to the aging process. Sue Hoya Sellars Master Painter and Teacher April 20, 1936 – September 29, 2014 Sue encouraged everyone she knew to ‘commit art’. She told it like it is while never missing a...

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The Exile and the Creation of the Tribe
Jan13

The Exile and the Creation of the Tribe

“If you have attempted to fit whatever mold and failed to do so, you are probably lucky. You may be an exile of some sort, but you have sheltered your soul. There is an odd phenomenon that occurs when one keeps trying to fit and fails. Even though the outcast is driven away, she is at the same time, driven right into the arms of her psychic and true kin, whether these may be a course of study, an art form, or a group of...

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The Art of Transformation/ You as the Alchemist
Dec24

The Art of Transformation/ You as the Alchemist

  TRANSFORMATION I embark upon this journey My body, the vessel of my soul My first transformation…..birth My mother cries out I am born in fire and blood The birthing waters cool me I am pure passion and innocence I sail forth into unknown territory The wisdom of uncertainty rocks my cradle I am adorned with love I hear the words you cannot speak I sense the suffering all around me The world tries to take me down I do not let it My...

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