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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sand love catharsis

“Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.” Kahlil Gibran The theme for Momobutoh Company’s practice is ‘Love and Family’ this month and so today I felt inspired to dance with the heaviness of care-taking for my dad… As my dad approaches his end-of-life, he has become more and more loving and open-hearted. As his body and mind close down and...

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