Category Archives: healing

In pursuit of happyness / Sometimes I make things…part deux

It’s been four years since the last time I posted some of my visual art work on the blog. It’s been nearly that long since I created what I consider really good art. Art from the soul. In February, I … Continue reading

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For Mama (Remember)

Remember when you rocked me Singing soft and sweet Love in your voice brought tears to my eyes Remember when you prayed with us before bed Winding music boxes–gifts from my grandmothers– Dark became less fearful as you tucked me … Continue reading

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Late Night Love Letters

True love come find me At the top of the mountain In a place where time stands still Where the sun and moon share the day And no dark clouds overhead In this place of perfect peace I’ll wait for … Continue reading

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Origins

“I wasn’t always a Phoenix, soaring high
I fought my way here by choosing to die” Continue reading

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Re-membrance of Self

Light returns I raise my arms to greet Him Dancing sun-wise Singing soul songs Darkness tried to swallow me Despair pulled at my heart Death called out from the stormy seas How was I not dashed upon the rocks? In … Continue reading

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PTSD

“I am Phoenix, child of Light.” That’s what I used to repeat over and over to myself when I was young and suicidal. I said it when I needed, desperately, to remember that I was stronger than my circumstances. Tonight, … Continue reading

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Hero’s Journey

Five sharpened swords slash my skin Lightning crashes all around To destroy my castle sanctuary A charioteer comes rolling past Smashing crystal goblets underfoot And he asks me, where I want to go I tell him that I just don’t … Continue reading

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