The Muse

The Rapture of Travel

From the archives. In June of 2013 I had been in India for almost three months without any plans. As a woman traveling alone in India, people asked me so many personal questions.  I immersed myself in that experience without understanding what I now know about myself. That I am a seeker. I didn’t even […] Read more…

This Small Thing

This small thing came flying by and my heart stopped. I’m not exactly sure what it was that went whizzing by my face, but it caused me to turn my head quickly and that was when I saw him. I saw him standing in front of a parked black Lexus. His Ray Ban aviator glasses […] Read more…

I Have Known the Rapture of Travel

I have known the rapture of travel. The moments of waking up in a completely new city, new country, not knowing the language and having the whole day ahead of me to do whatever I want. Every moment is an adventure. Walking out of the hotel to find a cup of tea or explore what’s […] Read more…

Breath

Breathing in I feel my natural pace Breathing out everything breaks up in space Breathing in together we’re changing my life Breathing out your voice pierces my strife Relaxing my guard You’re teaching me to see thing simply as they are Relaxing my grip We’re clearing my nadis of many major trips Listening to you […] Read more…

Slowing Way Down (writing circle 7/30)

What I really want to write about is slowing down. Slowing down is something that is on my mind more and more each day that I wake up lately. It’s actually the exact polar opposite of how I was waking up feeling a few months ago at home. Then I would wake up and immediately […] Read more…