Tag Archive: healing through art

What I said at the United Nations

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We were asked to share our story – and how it related to healing trauma. Each of us had several chances to share. This was my chance…I was introduced by the panel moderator,… Continue reading

Witness

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Witness Inside of you is radiant luminous code. Ciphers ripe for deciphering. This seeing is what I came here for. Some might call me an artist, and a poet if they favor me.… Continue reading

Unfettered – A Rant to set myself free

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As you read this rant, imagine that I am talking to myself out loud, waving my hands back and forth in fuzzy slippers and leopard robe with hair all askew. I have a… Continue reading

We Sorrow! O Blessed Lady! A Prayer for Healing

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Our world longs for healing

I know you hear our tears falling

The polar bear father groans for his children

The butterfly pauses too long on a wayward branch

The wolf mother considers if having cubs is a good idea

The salmon, bewildered swim in circles, aching with eggs

The blue bird of happiness seeks her mate, calling, calling…

The inch worm only attempts a quarter inch this morning

The depressed human, does not want to rise from sleep today