Category Archives: Spirituality

The Feathered Seer- On the road

And so it begins. Today, after a final flurry of activity, I will head north after work with the car loaded with everything but the kitchen sink, for The Feathered Seer. Hopefully the car will behave and I’ll get there… … Continue reading

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Flying high

There was a heron in the garden when I arrived at my son’s home a little before eight o’clock. It stood on the deck, almost as tall as me, and looked me in the eye. For a moment there was … Continue reading

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Summer Gold by Steve Tanham

Summer struggles into Life So many leaves to feed Through soil still cold and branches bare She fructifies their need ⦿ Her power is fullness, often missed Rotation is her pride But neither spring nor golden fade Describe her yearly tide … Continue reading

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Raising awareness

In two weeks time we will be in Derbyshire, just a mile or two from this enigmatic valley for the Silent Eye’s annual weekend workshop. The story we will explore is set within the local landscape and at many of … Continue reading

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Stones by Trent P. McDonald– #writephoto

“See here,” wise Beandor said to his young pupil, Therry, “This arch, though appearing so weak, is very strong.  Although the walls may crumble, unless the keystone is disturbed, the arch will stand and bear weight.” Beandor used his staff … Continue reading

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Panics quietly stage left…

It is that time of year. The time when my bedroom starts to ressemble a theatrical costume department, the days suddenly start racing by far too quickly and The Day approaches with panic-inducing velocity. Not that I am starting to … Continue reading

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Lady in white

She took the mantle from its wrappings, Stored for years against the moths and dust Of accumulated inactivity. The satin weight of fur slides through her fingers Like the memories it holds Caught, immobile for a moment Within its pristine … Continue reading

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