Category: nature based spirituality

You must love someone…

I love this poem. Happy 2019!   You must love someone, even if only grass, river, tree or stone, on someone’s shoulder you must lay your hand, so that it gluts its hunger with nearness, there must, there must be someone. It is like…

The one constant

My solace, my heart A breath of new energy needed I find my peace and sacred space In you and only you My one constant, unchangable vessel that carries all that is good and desired It calms when internal seas rise wild It teaches…

Shadows at dawn

The pull of a new calendar year is strong, as if something in me can’t wait for a clean sheet of paper to start writing another story. It yarns for the taste of spring, for fresh changes. This is very much in the collective…

Love everlasting

The first time I knew you my breath was out to abandonment My knees touched the greenness of your body and in awe I stood amidst a stone circle feeling protected and contained I lowered myself into your cooling stream imagining I wash myself…

Morning walk post Yule

It is rather warm this morning. There are signs of life and light everywhere. Nothing brings more hope into my heart than encountering seeds with roots on them, young and delicate on the forest floor dig up by animals and birds to eat. When…

The last wish of nature

What does nature want? Presence, heart, connection. It wants to be and it wants to live. It seeks the same things any human would. It is the ‘original’ life, birth-giving entity that we all come from. The reality is that one day nature is…

Hope rises

The promise of spring lies deep within the earth we walk on With every hour and every day the light grows brighter into being The silence and nakedness of it all is loud with life stirring deep in the darkness Like spring life blooms,…