Thursday, July 19, 2012

just sayin' ...

 When you find your head has been stuck way up Shiva's ass (the master of change/transformation/destruction) the best thing to do - the only thing I can do - is look down.

Look down and see the earth you stand upon.



See the life you are in the middle of living.

Take a deep breath, let out a long, noisy exhale and settle into yourself.

Settle into this moment. 

And before taking a step, just notice the gifts awaiting your presence.  They may be at your feet - 

 Or in your mailbox - 

 with secret messages for you alone.

 Receive it all with gratitude because, well, it has been dark up in Shiva's ass but the contrast allows you to really appreciate the light.

And then recognize the journey begins here. now. This moment.

Which is the only moment that matters. 


"Do I dare
Disturb the universe?
In a minute there is time
For decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse." 
- T.S. Eliot, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock

(the beautiful cards are the work of the Milena Widdowson; thank you dear one for blessing my day and my world with your beauty, generosity and grace.)


  1. oh you sister..


  2. Looking at my feet I see gumboots (wellingtons/galoshes) and mud and horse poo... I am still way up ganeshas arse but it smells pretty good here xxxx

  3. loving you and your glorious feet :) xo

  4. so much beauty and truth here, human and sacred. xo

  5. Oh wow this was beautiful . . . spoken directly to my heart this morning! You are a true light to all that cross your path! Thank you for your friendship, encouragement and a look towards my way!

  6. love this. stuck up shiva's ass... oh, yes, it is dark some times. the ground is for grounding back into, "it's all ok now. here. do your work. live." and i love your blue toenails - mine are blue, too, this summer. ♥