Category: Spirituality

Autumnal Musings of a Third Millennium Shaman

Autumnal Musings of a Third Millennium Shaman

Thanks For Sharing! (This is another in my series of excerpted and updated Posts from my old, no longer active, blog A Glitch In Time. The original version of this appeared in September of 2013 and was called Confessions of a Shabby-Chic Shaman . When I started this current website and blog in tandem with the Etsy Shop and business, O Deer Mercantile, I… Read more →

The Path of Heart

Emotional Healing—Following the Path of Heart

Thanks For Sharing! Roads Less Traveled “For me there is only the traveling on paths that have heart, on any path that may have heart, and the only worthwhile challenge is to traverse its full length–and there I travel looking, looking breathlessly.”  ― Carlos Castaneda, The Teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui Way of Knowledge Coping with Life as an Empath… Part… Read more →

Look Very Closely

I Do Feel For You

Thanks For Sharing!(This is another in my series of excerpted and updated Posts from my old, no longer active, blog A Glitch In Time. The original version of this appeared in May of 2014. When I started this current website and blog in tandem with the Etsy Shop and business, O Deer Mercantile, I decided to keep my Spiritual and Philosophical meanderings separate… Read more →

Pursuing Happiness

Chasing The Intangible—Is Being Happy That Important?

Thanks For Sharing!  (This is another in my series of excerpted and updated Posts from my old blog A Glitch In Time. This one was called “Pursuing Happiness” originally appearing in March of 2013.) Pursuing Happiness ‘Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness’ is a well-known phrase written into the United States of America’s Declaration of Independence. What a very loaded… Read more →

The Barn Door

Counting My Blessings—What an Awful Life

Thanks For Sharing! Awful or Awe-Full During a recent meditation I was surprised to find myself reflecting on the word Awful. Like so many words we use without ever really thinking about them, the word originally had a very different definition. The archaic definition: Inspiring reverential wonder or fear… Synonyms: awe-inspiring, awesome, impressive; dread, fearful.  Somewhere along the line, the… Read more →

A Brand New Day

Looking Back—Moving Forward

Thanks For Sharing!A Brand New Day Morning Has Broken by Cat Stevens on the album Teaser and the Firecat released in 1971   Morning has broken, like the first morning Blackbird has spoken, like the first bird Praise for the singing, praise for the morning  Praise for the springing fresh from the word   I recently, and somewhat reluctantly, took down my first Blog—a Blogger… Read more →