“God is really another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant and the cat. He has no real style. He just goes on trying other things.” – Pablo Picasso
As a creativity coach, author and theater director, I find that collecting inspirational quotations, can help grease the wheels and get the inspiration flowing. Read the rest →
Correction: Oops…! I wrote that I was “drinking in the mornings” and what I meant to say was “writing in the mornings, while drinking tea.” The original version of this newsletter was sent to 10K people…How embarrassing!
My friend died.
Perhaps she was your friend too? Read the rest →
The Queen is dead, long live The Queen! In France, they say: “Le roi est mort, vive le roi !” This saying came about because historically the French had a law whereby sovereignty was transferred instantaneously upon the moment of death of the previous monarch to the next successor to the throne. Read the rest →
Since I am not holding POLYPALOOZA until next year, I’ve decided instead to go on a deep and liberating journey to Israel! Please consider coming and be a part of my 2nd family. The International School of Temple Arts raised me, spiritually.The conference and the training afterwards are amongst the deepest experiential trainings the WORLD. Read the rest →
What is happening since the Phoenix Goddess Temple Raids?
Do you remember hearing about how the Maricopa SWAT team broke into a federally recognized church with assault weapons drawn, confiscating and seizing all possessions, taking their personal computers into custody and hauling 18 people to jail, then shutting down the church. Read the rest →
A girl scoops up a neglected chunk
of concrete and reads it’s texture
with her lips.
One smooth surface seems to say
while the jagged underbelly cries:
Plug me into the sidewalk from which I broke!
This almost un noticed piece of pavement is an epidemic of the larger gap
between her wild and primitive past
and her cold gray, over civilized future. Read the rest →
How do I simultaneously celebrate and Mourn the passing of a mentor?
Deborah Taj Anapol, age 64, passed away with surprising elegance in England where she was traveling to lead a retreat. Her friends Marta and Robert wrote a letter with the following astounding details about her final moments on Earth:
“Before she went to bed, Taj wanted to show us a short film about ecstatic death. Read the rest →
Writing love letters can be a spiritual practice. At the Mystery school in Holland we learned that in order to approximate the immensity of outrageous love, we must wildly exaggerate our words, either through verbal appreciation, love letters, or little love notes. Read the rest →
Have you heard about the new supplements that are being described as viagra for the brain? They are called Nootropics? Or my favorite, Limitless NZT-48
Remember the movie Limitless? It’s a hollywood film based on “The Dark Fields” a novel by Alan Glynn. Read the rest →
I am sincerely touched by the thoughtful and thought provoking letters and comments that I get in response to my Polyamory activism. I take time to personally read them every morning over tea, however, it is not humanly possible for me to respond while traveling, being a mother, maintaining multiple lovers and of course, working on my next new book. Read the rest →