I am an ANIMALA

I am an ANIMALA

I am an ANIMALA – a download received during the making of the first set of animala pendants –  I am an A N I M A L A I am not a decoration I am a sacred intention Earth – Air – Fire – Water are my devotion Alchemy that unites our most...
She gull

She gull

She gull She Gull — what ocean birds show us, when we really look — The white seagull can do More than glide and squawk She can Mid-flight Wings still expanded Rattle her torso Like a barrel rolling to and fro on hinges Separate to the wings keeping her airborne Shake...
Witnessing the Togetherness

Witnessing the Togetherness

Witnessing the Togetherness Witnessing The Togetherness — Lessons from Zosterops Virens, the Cape White Eye — They make no announcement of their coming Quite suddenly they are just all there Together A family of Cape White Eyes I try to count exactly how many But they...
Can You Age Like The Woods?

Can You Age Like The Woods?

Can You Age Like The Woods? How to age gracefully: A short story and poem delivered by nature   My days return me to the forest, not as part of a stay-fit regime or a habit that must be upheld. But rather in the way that the ocean keeps drawing in her waters...
You are of animal

You are of animal

You are of animal There’s a bird park and animal sanctuary in the town where I live, called The World of Birds. I went to visit it one day, after a particularly frustrating day trying to untangle the knots in my mind; thoughts of my dislike of social media and...