MM#12–Refuge

MM#12–Refuge

Watching the planets as they roam the sky in winter I am struck not only by their separation but by their interaction. We have just passed through the last square between Pluto and Uranus, biting energies that penetrate deep into our souls. For a time I felt like a wrecked ship on a stormy beach, … Continue reading

Tarot Poem–Solitary Monarch Butterfly

Tarot Poem–Solitary Monarch Butterfly

 Solitary Migrating Monarch The rail of dawn splits over strands of celestial hair. My dream emerges clothed in earth and solitude. After being harshly born I gather my scattered clusters of soul tearing daybreak from its night roots. Seeking out the blood spattered corners of my night dream and with the hair-trigger of day a … Continue reading

Tarot Poem–Star-Tilled Soil

Tarot Poem–Star-Tilled Soil

Experiencing the birth of my children, the birth of a new-tilled field and the death that precedes it animates my own soul. Here is a poem that tries to capture this powerful riddle of the universe. For me, publishing this on the day of the Fall Equinox 2015, I am reminded of the relationship between … Continue reading

Tarot Poem–Gifted by a Nomad

Tarot Poem–Gifted by a Nomad

The first sign of spring up here in Canada arrives on wings, in hearts, in songs of poetry. This April/May 2015 arrived after a brutal winter, one that many around the world experienced in different ways as we cope with climate change. Here is my experience of the release of spring this year. I hope … Continue reading