Tag Archives: Silence

What do I hear in the silence.

Pounding waves against the shore.  Wind in the palms.  Tree frogs’ forest symphony.  An owl hooting in the night, red shouldered hawks sharp cry in light. When I turn off  sounds of humanity, when I silence  technology ‘s roar what … Continue reading

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When it’s all over

  Mary Oliver is the poet I go to when I get that jittery, over-stimulated, stressed out feeling. Her words help me to find my real connection – to nature, to the meaning of life. Like many of her poems, When … Continue reading

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Silent Retreat – Mabel Dodge Luhan House, Taos, NM

Silence, a balm to an overburdened human life bombarded constantly with distractions that cloud priorities.  I just returned from Taos, New Mexico, a silent writing retreat with Natalie Goldberg.  Sheltered within the loving walls of the Mabel Dodge Luhan house … Continue reading

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