Category Archives: Thoughts from the Road of Life

Personal reflections, trials and tribulations

Edible Pumpkins in Compost Bins

There is so much excitement and decor with pumpkins in the fall, but they are a food! I wanted to write about this a couple of years ago, when I was eyeing up people’s decorative squash for food, but I … Continue reading

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Pain #1

Originally posted on In A Spacious Place:
It may only last minutes. Sometimes it will go on for hours, days, weeks, months, even years. An entire life-time may not exhaust its dark and destructive energy. It is just there; it…

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The Importance Of Showing Up

Maintaining friendships, much less forging new ones, is a question of choices. The choice to make the call, send the note, mark the calendar, reserve the time, follow-up, ask the questions, remember the answers. Over and over and over again. … Continue reading

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We Rise: Silence No More

From various hashtags (metoo and AintNoCinderella), to fighting for the rights of Earth to be honoured, to fighting for our own rights, women are rising. We will be silent no more. Does that sound like a threat? Perhaps so. Continue reading

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My Basic Income Story #SatItLikeItIs

Written for basicincomecanada.ca for #BasicIncome, 3 Sep 2017 There were so many things that people used to do in families, groups and in community to support the raising of children, the health of its members, to survive, to keep people connected. In a … Continue reading

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Trusting Emergence and a Call to save our Barns and Dams!

Round and round and round she goes and where she stops, nobody knows! It’s been awhile since I have posted anything here. Unfinished blogs rest in my files, as do my thoughts about a life changing year 1 of a … Continue reading

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Get Into Relationship

How do I know good can overcome ignorance, spite and hate?  Because I’ve seen it. A tweet moves Rob Hopkins to share a personal experience from his family’s life, from a blog by Rob Hopkins, Transition Network, 26th January 2017 … Continue reading

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