Deepening the Mystery
Nov12

Deepening the Mystery

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed. –Albert Einstein Image is the dwelling place of mystery and women are the keepers of the mysteries. Image is a portal into the realm of be-ing-ness. Great art draws us closer to the...

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The Alchemy of Allowing Mystery

The Alchemy of Allowing Mystery by Isabella Vickers, Managing Editor [Allowing the Mystery of Mercury’s Retrograde journey, I surrender to the temporary inability to add inspiring images to the following post due to technical difficulties. I apologize. I’m visual; I appreciate the power of image. AND I allow that we can use our own powerful imaginations to conjure images of the alchemical sisters mentioned below.] The...

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Journey with the Muse of Courage
Oct10

Journey with the Muse of Courage

“The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.” ― Coco Chanel “Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.” ― Meg Cabot I’m sitting in my garden on a late afternoon in September basking in the golden rays of sunlight, yet still aware of that brisk feeling of chill in the air that is the indicator of the season. Fall, the season of the harvest and...

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(recognize) Courage: riding waves of expansion
Sep26

(recognize) Courage: riding waves of expansion

(recognize) Courage: riding waves of expansion by Isabella Vickers, Managing Editor Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. ~ Anaïs Nin These days I’m learning new ways of riding the waves of expansion. And wow! It’s hard and takes courage, constant courage, more than I ever imagined. I’ve also been reading lots of quotes and reflections about courage. Fortunately, there are many great ones. My...

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emblossom your present

Conversations in Going Deeper Musing on Embodiment Do you have a phrase that you say to your friends, or to your partner? A phrase that reminds you of an entire epiphany? My husband and I, when one of us is complaining about the little “thises and thats” are prone to shout You’re f#$%@ing FLYING! It’s a line from a Louis CK skit (1) in which he teases us all for how much we complain about the minor inconveniences of what...

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Creativity Means Living Life Without an Eraser
Aug22

Creativity Means Living Life Without an Eraser

“Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.” ~ John Gardner Time for another treasure hunt and for one of my favorite treasures…the Throne of Creativity! From the Throne of Creativity I crown myself as Queen of the Universe. My scepter sparkles with the light of intuitive knowing, bejeweled and luminescent. From this place I am free to ride my golden chariot across the sky traversing this space from sun to moon,...

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