The mirrored Pond

The waters bring my soil rich, my ground so blessed so black, Tis you who plough the moral furrow, to till with aching back; So forget the sorrows…

Turkish Delight

I was sent forth from the power, and I have come to those who reflect upon me, and I have been found among those who seek after me….

And not to yield

It may be that the gulfs will wash us down: It may be we shall touch the Happy Isles, And see the great Achilles, whom we knew. Tho’…

As if mister Cat could care less

The longest total lunar eclipse of the 21st century just took place. 105 years until next time.  As if Mister Cat could care less. I rest my case….

Mother of the Grain…

Also known as Lammas, or First Harvest, the name of this festival as Lughnasadh is Irish Gaelic for “Commemoration of Lugh”. Some authors give the meaning as marriage,…

Home is where the treasure is

“There is only one way to learn. It’s through action. Everything you need to know you have learned through your journey.” Paulo Coelho (1947 – ) “The Alchemist”…

They Whisper to us…

  When we listen to those stories, not only are we hearing tales of days gone by, we are also hearing the voices of all of those who…

The force of Water

The warrior of the light sometimes behaves like water, flowing around the many obstacles he encounters. At certain times, resistance means to be destroyed. At such times, he…

The Legend

One glance at this beauty and you know you’ve found a classic. If I had space for only ONE Red Rose, Ingrid Bergman is my my ultimate choice. Wikipedia:…

Long-Whiskers

…And she held Sandy tighter in her arms, and stroked him more lovingly. A sort of silent dialogue took place, on that cold London night, between the dedicated…

Enough said

“I can simply say that I feel spontaneously attracted by everything that is beautiful… It comes from the unconscious and not from my knowledge… Whatever is purely realistic,…

Litha – The Lunatic, the Lover and the Poet

“Lovers and madmen have such seething brains, Such shaping fantasies, that apprehend More than cool reason ever comprehend Are of imagination all compact: One sees more devils than…