Sanctuary & the Heart ~ Fire

An angel told me, “The only way to walk through fire without getting burned is to become fire.” Drew Dellinger It seems there is so much peace within our hearts and at the same time such a passionate and wild fire. While care-taking for my elderly mother, who is recovering from a femur fracture and surgery in her nursing home, I am reminded of the necessity of  an open-heart of compassion while holding onto an inner fierceness...

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dancing fire

Good morning fire withyour inky red wisdomyour slashes and dashescome join me fierce editor come gobble and belchpurge yesterday’s versions of monstersmooses turned rabidin ravaging heat (shy sputtering outline of darknesscan’t hidestiff hunching back bearing boulders) clumsy lurches and churninggurgling belly in bunchesbreakfast for your greedyheat reaching through glass good night fire feast on leftover wordy dead wishes...

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Ca11 and Response

What does it take to survive? What is our most precious resource? Basic questions like this applied to The Elements Project are what stimulates me to action today….and every day (thanks to attending a “Dance Making for Performance” workshop with Karen Nelson using the Tuning Score this past weekend). I would say that it takes paying ATTENTION to survive. I would say that our most precious human resource is ATTENTION. Think...

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