Winds of Change

Winds of Change

This spring has been very windy here on the farm and has brought with it many changes.  As the wind blows, I have noticed the horses unsettled.  I am unsettled.  For the horses, they are on higher alert when the wind blows I believe because they can’t rely as much on...
A Widow’s Walk and her Web of Life

A Widow’s Walk and her Web of Life

It’s been twelve years since the loss of my husband, Darren.  And I can remember every detail of that day as if it were yesterday.  I remember the feeling of my heart being torn out of my chest as I received the news that he was dead.  I remember feeling like the...
Nothing is Worth More than This Day

Nothing is Worth More than This Day

Four years ago today I lost my father-in-law to a long fight against a genetic liver disease. He was a father above all else in his heart, and he was a unique father figure to me from the beginning, stopping at restaurants I loved making friends with mine, visiting...
Vision: The Power of Writing it Down

Vision: The Power of Writing it Down

Early Daydreams, Youthful Vision Since I was a young girl I have had a vivid imagination and a desire to slip endlessly into daydreams, surround myself with nature, water, horses, the things that bring my heart alive. When I was little I would spend my summer days...
Coming Home: Healing from Grief and Pain

Coming Home: Healing from Grief and Pain

I came across an old journal the other day, looking for the spell I remember casting over ten years ago to find my perfect mate. Wouldn’t it be fun to write a new one and dig out the old one and see how they compare fifteen plus years apart? What I couldn’t find is...