Enter Here.

“It’s good to do uncomfortable things. It’s weight training for life.” ~ Anne Lamott

Come in, into the quiet center.

Sit in the darkness, the fear, the fucked-up reality of humanity.

Embrace her. In you. Then, welcome the light of stars in the dark night

and the rise of the sun in early morning. Let her shine on you and in you.

Feel her warmth on your skin. Lift your chin, your arms, your everything to the vast and changing sky.

Let her drama dazzle you. Walk in nature. Study the sway of tree and leaves waving in the wind.

You don’t have to save the world, but someone must.

Traveler from dark to light and all the layers in between, why not you?

Save her with poetry and kindness. No need to be famous.

Be you. Invite deep solace. Begin by going in.

Go in while there’s time.

Go into your body. Connect with your soul.

Get out of your mind and the mayhem.

Stay on your mat.

In your chair.

Home.

Drop into your heart and be the peace you’ve been praying for.

4 thoughts on “Enter Here.

  1. Thank you Alice, for such a lovely reminder of who we really are–“traveller from dark to light and all the layers in between”. So easy to lose one’s self to the chaos and insanity of the current situation in America, but we are all, really, so much more than this nightmare chimera. Thanks for a reminder in weaving this spell of prayer, poetry, healing and beauty in nature. Stillness and silence. Reminders of who we really are.

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