Category: being whole

Landscapes and emotions

The first thing to do when we are overwhelmed is to recognise and acknowledge it’s there. Stop being brave and seek to suppress or control, just step into the chaos. It can be a scary concept and counterintuitive but what if we tried, as…

The wise one

What if I took a breath and I was there With eyes closed transported into the heart of you Green, solid, luxurious You talk to me through the veins of my heart Within the blue of my throat lies the truth of my devotion…

I am home

The wilderness possesses me with its air as fresh and sharp as a blade of grass My senses entwine with the spirit it holds Precious, powerful, ancient I walk the place feeling the roots grabbing at my feet I need it, oh how I…

Gut feeling, intuition or a soul call

Often the three are used interchangeably, but are they the same? I would like to break it down here and believe there are some marked differences between the three.  A gut feeling A feeling that something is either right or wrong. There is a…

Going home

Like a lover long gone it gently teases with its promise of pleasure Like the first love long dead it stirs the ashes of my shaken heart into yarning Like a smoke over the hills it entices me home Like a river it washes…

Call back the souls

Does the land call souls back? She does. Or how else she knows and hears more of its beauty It seeks souls out who crave home like a mother’s breast, those who carry their hearts ready for surrender All that souls want is belonging,…

Who would I be?

What would it feel like if I had you? Who would I be amidst your wild beauty? A beast brave and strong A delicate flower smelling like heaven Or myself, just as I was born into the skin of this earth How would we…