blogging, writing

A Life Less Cluttered

Living a Life Less Cluttered I cannot see my life for all the bits and bobs strewn cross every surface. The muddle and jumble plague my fraying mind manifesting that clutter is a thought unfin. What if in each room I make a new start amid tornadoes of sorting? Exhuming my archeologies leveling walls of […]

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writing

5 Reasons to Sing

5. We’re alive today. There’s a great song by Colombian singer Santiago Cruz, “Como si no fuera suficiente despertar y ser conscientes del milagro tan sencillo que comprende el estar vivos nada más, tanto más, simplemente estar vivos.” (As if it were not enough to awaken and be conscious of the simple miracle, to understand […]

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blogging, writing

Are We Alive?

Yellow and orange autumn leaves litter the streets. A cold snap sings a lullaby to flora and foliage. This season reminds me of the Greek myth of Persephone. She eats the pomegranate seeds that doom her to life underground for several months a year. Her mother Demeter, goddess of agriculture, mourns her daughter’s loss to […]

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