Acceptance is the Mantra

2018 shattered illusions. 2019 is about seeing without the veils, about moving from 3D to 5D thinking. As the midnight hour neared, they asked me what I wanted for the New Year. I had no answer. What I had wanted more than anything in 2018 did not come to pass. They say the sun always [...]

Self-Inquiry and the Scholarly Life

What is a scholar? They are someone who invests their curiosity, creativity, and full energy into discovering and mastering all there is to know about a thing. They take this thing, make it theirs and claim to hold all the secrets of wisdom regarding the thing. This curious inquiry is born of a passion, a [...]

The Keeper and the Kept

discretion and indiscretion, a dichotomous pair. one always working in tandem with the other. be discreet he says…she says…they say. but, do continue with the indiscretions please. her entire life—a dance between the two. a circus performer. she walks the tight rope. between the spotlight and the shadows, always one slip away from plunging to [...]

All the Women

"The maiden is on her way again, wandering toward a great woods in all great faith that something will come from that great hall of trees, something soul-making." -- Clarissa Estes Pinkola, Women Who Run With the Wolves  I have been in deep contemplation, practicing stillness and deep listening over the past month. As I [...]

A Special Place

Keeping it simple today, but sharing some questions burning in my soul.... What is it about the light of one woman that makes another shudder in the dark? Why do women compete with one another rather than grab each other by the hand, supporting one another in the complicated patriarchal narrative we exist in together? [...]

Slave to a System

It was a pleasure to participate in this conversation at the YWCA in High Point, NC on "Mass Incarceration: Effects on Women and Children", an issue that grows exponentially as we speak. People of color and lower economic status populations are criminalized and commodified, funneled through the prison industry; and it is an industry. Let [...]