Be Here Now

“Run” a friend was told by Xango during a private possessive trance consultation. I heard about it because the friend could not stop talking about it. They examined it. They deconstructed it. They worried their intellect all over it, about the deeper meaning, about the connotations. What they did not do was RUN. They missed the pounding drumbeat of their heart and the boom of their stride. They were not reminded of the fundamental dance of one foot in front of the other and throwing their body forward with will and joy and fierceness more strong than a walk. They […]


“Walk!” my beloved 2nd year teacher yelled down the walkway as I ran past the railings to the stairs down to recess. My schooling was very mindful to instruct me what to do as an action, not a negation. This was in stark contrast to the litany of forbidden things from home and church, highlighting and drawing attention to the wrong instead of the right. My teacher unschooled the toddler ‘No’ out of me. “Radishes grow fast” my researcher suggested for my limited time internship. I had results to show, and earned the scholarship. “But, what do you like? How […]