Shamanic Healing… and the Shaman’s Way

I notice more and more these days, my hesitation around the word “shaman”. Even if I myself identify as being on a shamanic path. Perhaps it is because of how much I have seen this label misused; and with kind of an underlying arrogant assertion as to an individual’s power and mastery of connection toContinue reading “Shamanic Healing… and the Shaman’s Way”

The Alchemist Returns

It’s been three weeks since my accident in the river by my home, when the current dragged me underwater and through a rock tunnel, and I escaped by what seemed to be a miracle… It felt like I went through a portal. Literally and metaphorically. A disintegration and reintegration of my body, my being, myContinue reading “The Alchemist Returns”

When Everything Crumbles…

… To come back together again more perfectly. The other morning I was sitting on my balcony, sharing a smoke of tobacco with my partner. Tobacco gifted to me from the Ngobe Indigenous, in southern Costa Rica. Tobacco that has been used by many indigenous peoples in sacred tradition and ceremony, long before this plantContinue reading “When Everything Crumbles…”

Reflections from a Broken Muffler

dispersed songs on a faulty radio channel the cracks in distorted frequencies bleed together – emerging in a fragmenting whole where you and I stumbled around collecting the pieces of our broken disguise to rebuild our identities truer, brighter incorporating more facets of the light * * * The whine of my motor penetrates myContinue reading “Reflections from a Broken Muffler”

Dance of Yin and Yang

I wake — in divine remembrance feeling the kiss of Sunshine’s lips upon my Soul unfurling, blooming light within the darkness of memory spiralling forth; a seed planted from the Moon deep inside the caverns of a cosmic womb Infinite, eternal whisper from the Stars sings its song reaching lands afar and the energetic chordContinue reading “Dance of Yin and Yang”

The Eve of Truce

A chapter is truly closing; the horizonrushing towards, and yetthe days slowly unfolding as though caught in a lazy, melancholy haze. It seems too surrealfor dreams to have arrived —that there is a mystic detachment;allowing the soul to float,beyond the turbulence of thephysical existence; that has certainly thrownits share of the underworldtroubles. Tests and challenges,before we’d finally cometoContinue reading “The Eve of Truce”

Child of Light

Open that door, into the realms of the heart: where lays a clue, in the Light of the Child, ready to emerge from the Night… I hope you enjoy the soft sounds of this musical poetic meditation: close your eyes, breathe in deep, and surrender to a journey down the corridors of your heart, toContinue reading “Child of Light”

The choice of Love over fear

You met me when I was a seed, blowing uncertain in the breeze… But now I am a tree, growing high to the heavens, my roots in the ground Bridge between heaven and earth My eyes on the sky And I wonder, will you grow by my side? For you, you are a tree ReachingContinue reading “The choice of Love over fear”

Shores of My Dreams

I peer beyond, the thinning veil searching for my Soul there’s a part of me that wants to know just what the future holds… but the answer, it won’t be found looking for something out there the power, it lies deep inside in the magic, of your own prayer… You are the one with theContinue reading “Shores of My Dreams”

Weeping Light

A Jungle moon, bleeds her tiger’s eye tears as she bears witness to the massacre of this Earth with all its illusions, and paralysis stemming from faith in a sickened system that is poisoning humanity through nightmare years… But as she weeps her silver light sends rays of hope through the fog of Night ForContinue reading “Weeping Light”