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Dreaming Stones: Drawing in the threads…

I turned the car down a narrow lane to greet Long Meg and her Daughters.  Leaving Kirkoswald church, we had taken the route we have travelled so often towards Penrith. We had driven up and down this road, backwards and … Continue reading

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Dreaming Stones: Filling the cup…

We pushed open the door to St Oswald’s church. It is still with a feeling of anticipation that we cross the threshold of these ancient places of worship. Churches that look incredible from outside have sometimes been so unsympathetically restored … Continue reading

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Dreaming Stones: From the depths…

We could see, as soon as we passed through the gate, that the church in Kirkoswald was going to be a good one. The village itself bears its name… Oswald’s church… and the dedication was given because the body of … Continue reading

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Sacred Wisdom by Gretchen Del Rio.

Reblogged from artist Gretchen Del Rio, who shares her magical paintings and the tale of When Raven was Killed: This is just one of so many Native American tales about Raven as well as other animals. I love to read … Continue reading

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Messenger

Thought and memory Quest among the grateful dead Pick over cold bones Seek amid the detritus Tomorrow’s understanding For Frank J. Tassone’s challenge

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Messenger #writephoto by Isabel Caves

It was a golden afternoon when the mysterious gemstone appeared. I was waiting for our messenger raven, Barnabas. I always waited for him before sundown. He spent the day travelling all over the continent, delivering and receiving messages for my … Continue reading

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Messenger #writephoto by Hayley D. Hardman

Picking up the football which Micheal had kicked across the road, I looked up and saw a huge black bird in an nearby tree. I wasn’t sure what the bird was so I thought about the arrow diagram poster at … Continue reading

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Messenger #writephoto by Pensitivity

I am often Misunderstood, Alone I fly, A messenger In search of solace. I am wise, I am crafty, I know when to fly, When to shelter, My young will not starve. Continue reading:Messenger #writephoto | pensitivity101

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Thursday photo prompt – Messenger #writephoto by Willow

Cold  the  winter, bare  the  trees The  berries are  all long  gone Harsh  the  wind , the  water set  to  freeze Still, hush all around  not even a  bird’s  song.   Expectant  they  wait, as  they  always do For  the … Continue reading

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The positives in negativity

“Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings hast thou ordained strength…” KJV Psalm 8:2 I passed the entire night in the hinterland between sleep and waking. It is that odd state where the body rests unresisting but the mind … Continue reading

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