Rain daisies and felted bee

My week has been bee-sy, needle felting a bee for the birthday of one of Thom’s friends. This bee is now with her girl, I hope they will have a lot of fun together… Rain daisies are good friends for the bees, and it reminds me that more work needs to be done at the […]

The Sea Gal (song to a seagull)

Seagull came to me yesterday,  after a yoga class focusing on Vishuddhi (or Vishuddha), the throat (and 5th) chakra. Amongst other things, Vishuddhi is about speaking your truth, voicing your needs, saying the things that really need to be said, being able to voice your feelings clearly, with honesty. Its colours are often purple or […]

i want to write because…

“I want to write because I find expression of my thoughts and emotions releasing and revealing” Hooded crow (Corvus cornix) in flight … and also because it takes me to an unknown path. When I go down that path, I hear a crow and I feel safe, like I have a life long friend by […]

Hammerhead sharks, Crow and Blue Swimmer Crab

Hammer-head sharks, Crow and Crab revealed themselves to me that morning, after i sat in silence on a chair in a circle, in a village. the hammerhead sharks came first and i felt safe instantly. through me they sent an invitation for a blond mermaid looking girl to explore her emotions a bit deeper on […]

Birthday Week

This week was Thom’s Birthday Week. We had a great party with Thom’s friends in the woods/valley near our house. It was such a beautiful day: a pack of wild children running around the woods, climbing trees (amongst other things), hiding in dens, playing in streams, eating fresh home made bread, eating chocolate cake, wearing […]

Green Tara

A delightful line drawing of Green Tara by the master of Tibetan arts Sherab Palden Beru. Green Tara As I sat in the lotus position I settled in meditation I noticed the rainbow in front of my eyes Nature reminding me of the beauty In the world all around me, No need for because’s, no […]

On Connecting with the Heart…

As some of you, dear readers, may already know, I have spent some time over the last few years exploring the extremely profound experience one has when connecting with the heart. Heart to Heart communication can take many forms such as telepathy, animal communication but also art, poetry or music. It requires us to be open, to […]

On Creativity…

My recent times have been busy with home-educating my son, my yoga course, gardening,  enjoying quiet family time, educating myself on the Ayurvedic system (and being amazed at how much it makes sense), and spending quality time in the woods with my canine friend Tara. I’m feeling the need to connect with my creativity so […]