Tuesday, July 7

Tag: turtle

Under the Mango Sky

our gray skies pass when mango sky comes, warm with laughter, chanting its gentle way into the space where turtle speaks in earthy colors, speaks in that easy way only turtle can, as one who is at home in herself, between her plastron and carapace, wisdom in her slow ballet; her introversion, a model for living well in this grinding war-spun world . . . turtle is my totem and we live on our turtle island, she is the everyday re-enchantment of my solitary cosmos, my solidarity with life, i read her pastoral letters in green on green, the sweet grasses and seas, she speaks of connectedness, the basic constituents of enigma, wizardry, and the madness of the times and how best to dance the madness into light, she is essence, the unrushed cure for wretched nature-defic...
Sabbath Saturday – Walkabout?

Sabbath Saturday – Walkabout?

Nature, Photography, Quote, spiritual practice, Spirituality
What are you planning that will bring you rest? Saturday is full of meetings. 10:00 planning, 12:00 visioning, 4:00 youth. Hmm. I think I have to schedule a walk with my husband that will bring me rest and serenity. And maybe listen to a little saxophone blues. ... "If I had a flower for every time I thought of you...I could walk through my garden forever." ~Alfred Tennyson, Becket © 2013, post and photo, Terri Stewart, all rights reserved #sabbath #rest #spiritualpractice