Posts by Mary Beth

Lukewarm living? Not Here.

Posted by on Apr 5, 2012 in inspirations, Uncategorized | 1 comment

Lukewarm living? Not Here.

Not Here. There’s courage involved if you want to become truth. There is a broken- open place in a lover. Where are those qualities of bravery and sharp compassion in this group? What’s the use of old and frozen thought? I want a howling hurt. This is not a treasury where gold is stored; this is for copper. We alchemists look for talent that can heat up and change. Lukewarm won’t do. Halfhearted holding back, well-enough getting by? Not here.     Rumi Last night I was greeted by this poem from my sweetie.  It was an invitation to heat up our living, heat up our...

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The warrior and artist

Posted by on Mar 21, 2012 in featured post, inspirations | 0 comments

The warrior and artist

http://www.kuow.org/mp3high/mp3/KUOWPresents/20120310GlennaBurmer.mp3 This story on KUOW is an inspiring exploration of the intersection of art and healing. What is your creative expression that has yet to be known to the world?  

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Medicine for the Soul

Posted by on Mar 11, 2012 in media bar | 0 comments

Medicine for the Soul

        The soul is a mysterious space.  For some, music can be an elixir to invite the soul to reveal its longings.  David is one of my favorite musical artists. Enjoy!    

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An unexpected teacher

Posted by on Mar 11, 2012 in media bar | 1 comment

An unexpected teacher

Dear Turtle – You seemed so out of place resting on the running path.  I moved your body down to the sandy shore. You were dying and I was concerned that a biker may injure you. Your beautiful shell still shines on the sandy beach.  I visit you often to listen to your teachings – the gifts that all turtles offer to me…patience…slowness…presence… Even today when I finish my run I visit you.  You remind me to slow down and get present to this moment. You remind me that the earth is in my care. You remind me that each choice I make informs the legacy I am...

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Sunset in MT

Posted by on Feb 16, 2012 in media bar | 0 comments

Sunset in MT

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