Browsing Tag

death

  • be samhain

    darkness has come

    darkness has arrived. halloween has been celebrated with all of its ghostly and ghoulishly fun. all saint’s day, the day we remember + celebrate the dead, has passed as well. and for us in…

    2 Nov 2014
  • be

    40 days in a cathedral: week four.

    i was gonna do a whole post on failure and my worries about a potential job getting in the way of my flexible lifestyle. basically, blah blah blah. poor me, poor me, poor me.…

    30 Mar 2014
  • in the wild

    ode to autumn.

    is there anything better in autumn than a cozy, chilly, rainy day at home? outside the leaves are all golden, orange, red, and brown. the clouds hang thick and low. it’s as if you…

    28 Oct 2013
  • be

    emptiness.

    this morning my love & i sipped coffee and talked about emptiness. about feeling empty inside. lost. unrest. we talked about what makes a person good. we talked about learning to love ourselves and…

    30 Mar 2013
  • be

    skulls and flowers for friday.

    oh, my dear readers, this just might be the week from hell. on top of the whole “holy week” focus on death thing, so many other things have been happening as well. my love’s…

    29 Mar 2013
  • culture

    a piece of the puzzle.

    the universe is not going to see someone like you again in the entire history of creation. ~ vartan gregorian so be yourself. exactly as you are. the universe needs you. peace.…

    12 Mar 2013
  • in the wild

    the simple things.

    seasons pass. times change. and fall reminds us of the cycle of life. october and november are often thought of as the months of death and decay. darkness creeps in. the plants & flowers…

    20 Oct 2012
  • be greece

    my journey to peace.

    about a week ago, i had a request from a fellow blogger, the mezz, to begin a series on my journey to peace. as i said before, i was humbled & overwhelmed. and somehow…

    12 Jun 2012
  • be

    tonight’s last thoughts.

    there are four questions of value in life: what is sacred? of what is the spirit made? what is worth living for? what is worth dying for? the answer to each is the same:…

    9 Apr 2012
  • be

    what would you die for?

    for me, today is all about passion. surrender. and trust. passion for a cause, or a belief, that is so strong that one is wiling to risk his or her life – literally or…

    6 Apr 2012
  • in the wild

    welcome back, spring.

    pic from vivian (ny through the lens). today is the spring equinox… when the earth’s tilt is fairly straight up & down, and the day & night are equal. ok. truth time. perhaps today…

    20 Mar 2012
  • be

    a dose of reality.

    Source: marfim tonight i got a message from a former co-worker & current friend that a mutual friend of ours (also a former co-worker) passed away last night after losing an almost 2 year…

    8 Jan 2012
  • be ireland life year summaries

    2012. the year of bliss.

    the day has come! we have now rung in 2012 and await the adventures, excitements, joys, disappointments, challenges, and opportunities that lie ahead. before i say anything else, i gotta confess that i’m not…

    1 Jan 2012
  • culture

    twisted celebrations.

    is there something wrong with me? or is it because of my world view and my experiences in life? i am confused, once again, at the joy that people feel when another person is…

    21 Oct 2011
  • be

    today all hope is lost…

    “joseph put the body in his own tomb that had been cut into solid rock and had never been used. he rolled a big stone against the entrance to the tomb and went away”. ~ mark…

    23 Apr 2011