Earth

Bloody earth Saturated with killings, death, destruction What are we doing to ourselves? Speciesism is the old world We are creating the new world Now At our centre we are a teeming ocean full of life A regenerative forest floor But outside of our golden hearts We are a raging torrent of grief How do…

THE WILD WILD WITCH

Crafty kitten Lifts the veil of lies Uncovering the treasure I am Always was Always will be ||||| The mind needs Silence Stillness I am still here Amidst the noise And careening city I am still Here ||||| A taste of the wild It is me I am wild Where I am  Does not matter…

Stone Still

If you look deeply into the photograph, civilization is within the rock. We human beings are part of nature, part of rock/stone, contained within it, not separate from it! See! Photo taken at Toronto Lakeshore. Look and see the CN Tower within the stone, feel the stone within us, solid and still. Stone is part…

Sitting with Venus

Being compassionate Listening with no judgement Allows my heart to connect and communicate with you the truth The truth is we all suffer and desire to be heard and recognized When I breathe into the truth of suffering as a human The truth is love. In this moment of silencing my mind I hear you…

“THE WALRUS & THE CARPENTER; an age-old story of encroachment and entitlement”

Yesterday, while sitting in sanctuary following cross-border travel, I experienced a Netflix documentary.This morning upon awakening, all I could envision were walruses (I had never before witnessed their tremendous weight and girth), attempting to slide down rocky cliffs into the ocean water haven below.The walruses are adapting to the changes in their environment wrought by…