Monthly Archives: August 2012

Current Ripples

So much lies below the surface of our lives. The public face, a private life itself sometimes even hidden from ourselves. Yet there are days when the inner ripples surface, like the whitish trails of currents in the sea. . … Continue reading

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Flecked with Story

Healing takes many forms. When people are truly present to each other, they often hear themselves for the first time. Sometimes poetry works that way, especially in settings where there is ‘nowhere to get’, where the writing that emerges is … Continue reading

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Dragon’s Mountain Breath

Mountains, hills, rises, mounds, flat plains, valleys, rifts, the earth speaks in so many languages.Sometimes, as the Scots writer Kathleen Jamie relates in her evocative book, Findings, it’s good to go to places – for her the cliffs – because … Continue reading

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