In early February of this year, I started thinking about planning a spring vacation to Palm Springs. A friend of mine recently retired there, and I was keen to visit. I love the desert and wanted an escape from the rainy northwest. I have been to Palm Springs several times and resonate with its myriad of activities and charm.
The Crow Eclipse The crows have been following me for a while now, appearing often, seemingly randomly, but I know better - they are teaching me. Wherever I go, I see them. When I leave on trips, they cross my path in salute. When I take walks, they are there, when I look up [...]
Growing up I was always envious of my friend’s Moms who were quick with hugs and kisses. A demonstrative emotional warmth that was missing in my relationship with my Mom. My Mom took care of all my physical needs but I experienced her as cold and aloof on an emotional level. As I got [...]