Life and Music Are On My Mind

My birthday is on Sunday, and I’m getting old. I can’t think of a better theme for this post than a graveyard. 😉 All kidding aside, this is the only photography I have to offer this blog at the moment. My photo mojo has waned a little this year. This is from the roll of […]

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At my meditation group we give away, or dedicate,  the merit of our meditation to those who are sick or have died. We have a list that we write names on. The names stay on the list for a few weeks and then drop off the list eventually. We actually say the names  out loud […]

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We are the ocean

Grasping at things is surely delusion; according with sameness is still not enlightenment – From The Sandokai “Enlightenment, for a wave in the ocean, is the moment the wave realises it is water.” – Thích Nhất Hạnh Our teacher gave a really interesting talk at our meditation group last night and it made me think, […]

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Happy Blog Birthday, Blatherskite

My blog is 15 years old today! Wow. I almost can’t believe it. I also can’t believe it was only 5 years ago that I celebrated my 10 year blogiversary by handmaking a book of favorite blog posts. I feel kind of bad that I didn’t think to do anything like that for this anniversary. […]

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A Gift

My husband and I watched a documentary on the Tarot a few weeks ago. This jogged his memory that he’d bought a few tarot packs when we lived in Santa Cruz, so he went upstairs to look for them in our spare room. He came downstairs with them and started sorting through the Rider Waite […]

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