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Go to the limits of your longing

God speaks to each of us as he makes us, then walks with us silently out of the night. These are the words we dimly hear: You, sent out beyond your recall, Go to the limits of your longing. Embody me. Flare up like a flame and make big shadows I can move in. Let [Read More…]

You Learn

by ? After a while you learn the subtle difference Between holding a hand and chaining a soul, And you learn that love doesn’t mean leaning And company doesn’t mean security. And you begin to learn that kisses aren’t contracts And presents aren’t promises, And you begin to accept your defeats With your head up [Read More…]

Tired of speaking sweetly

Love wants to reach out and manhandle us, Break all our teacup talk of God. If you had the courage and Could give the Beloved His choice, some nights, He would just drag you around the room By your hair, Ripping from your grip all those toys in the world That bring you no joy. [Read More…]

Singing Prayer

The beauty and devotion in Modous voice,  touch me so deeply. I am honored to share it with you. Chameli [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VCX0Ghz0cyY]

THE AWAKENING

Samme Samareta is part of my amazing Face Book community. Today he posted this text that I want to share with you all. Namaste, Chameli A time comes in your life when you finally get…when, in the midst of all your fears and insanity, you stop dead in your tracks and somewhere the voice inside [Read More…]

opening ~ closing ~ opening

  Your hand opens and closes and opens and closes, if it were always a fist or always stretched open, You would be paralyzed. Your deepest presence is in every small contracting and expanding, the two as beautifully balanced coordinated as bird wings ~Rumi   photo: Gregory Colbert at http://www.ashesandsnow.org

Perhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses

We, however are not prisoners. No traps or snares are set about us, and there is nothing which should intimidate or worry us. We have no reason to mistrust our world, for it is not against us. Has it terrors, they are our terrors; has it abysses, those abysses belong to us; are dangers at [Read More…]

Feminine Morning Practice

Here is the morning practice we did together this year in Greece: I greet this day I say my Thank you I sing the gayatri mantra for the world I breathe the world into the open window of the heart, and I breathe out blessings May you have loving kindness May you be well May [Read More…]

Awakening Women Dreaming

In dream-time we gather, wise women, wild hearts. Was it you I saw, out there among the stars, ecstatically stomping your feet to the rhythm of their steady chant? Was it your roar I heard echoing from the mountains? Was it your touch that melted my skin into honey? Did you call me closer, did [Read More…]

Do you remember your song?

Hi all, today I want to share with you this beautiful text from Alan Cohen. It is such a profound reminder for me, to stop and listen , and remember my song. Enjoy! Love, Chameli By Alan Cohen When a woman in a certain African tribe knows she is pregnant, she goes out into the [Read More…]

Talk to me of love

Talk to me of love by Ivan Donn Carswell Talk to me of love with wonder in your eyes, of limber magic flying through the veiling air and soft-edged silks trailing in a vintage plume, the bloom of fragrant lavender intimate in your hair – and I will recline there in the sweetest ease. Talk [Read More…]

Are you feeding the right wolf?

One evening an old Cherokee told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people. He said, “My son,the battle is between two “wolves” inside us all. One is Evil. It is anger, envy, jealousy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority, and ego. The other is Good. It [Read More…]

The Journey Of the Soul

By Jennifer Welwood My soul said to me, there is suffering, And she led me into the dark lands, Deep into the darkness without a light; She trained me in all the ardors Of opening to the darkness, And of waiting, without hope, in the darkest night. My soul said to me, there is suffering, [Read More…]

The place where you are right now God circled on a map for you

The place where you are right now God circled on a map for you wherever your eyes and arms and heart can move Against the earth and the sky, the beloved has bowed there- The beloved has bowed there knowing You were coming… ~Hafiz

Do Not Lose Heart

This is an article by Clarissa Pinkola-Estes,  author of “Women Who Run With the Wolves”. She wrote it a while back but I feel it is still so potent and important. We would love to hear how this article resonates in you, so please leave your comments if you feel inspired to so. Enjoy! Love [Read More…]

A Feminine Base Camp

The number one principle of feminine leadership, is to create your own feminine base camp. This is where you get nutritions for your body and soul, before you soar up to the highest peaks. A huge error of the feminine is that we have a collective habit of taking care of everybody else first, forgetting [Read More…]