October Wishlist

Fall is coming, signaling the death & transformation of life.  I've been thinking about the esoteric ideas I've read that talk about the shorter days of the year & the ending cycle of the moon as times of letting go & releasing energy.  I've always thought of this wording as inherently passive, that "letting go"… Continue reading October Wishlist


Early Morning Anxiety

And then you wake up at 2am And you run through the quick-list of safety checks (odd sounds? husband breathing? unidentified presence? lights on?) To make sure You're safe You think briefly of the late afternoon coffee you had (no caffeine after 12pm) Before your thoughts shatter & pile up treacherously in your head. And… Continue reading Early Morning Anxiety