Category Archives: spirituality

First Thirsty Thursday

It seems sensible to go back to the very beginning when considering what kindled the ‘thirst’ in me, for spirit, for life; what started me on my current creative journey, especially in respect of Butterfly Raven. At the age of … Continue reading

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Raven Day: Psychically Aware or Mentally Ill?

How do you present a character who is extremely psychically aware without seemingly touching upon mental illness, when one of her challenges separate to that, is struggling mental health? This is the question faced in writing Ethne. In preparation for … Continue reading

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A Too Slow “Awakening”

Though life sometimes begins in the head, the full body of joy cannot be known there. It is the same with how we dream, or love ourselves, or struggle with our belief… Kept swimming in the head, life flickers, never … Continue reading

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Exciting Update

I’m running very behind with my day today, due to not feeling well for most of the day, and then when I did start to feel better, setting things up for an exciting project that I will tell you about … Continue reading

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She Walks In Time and Spring Rain

Here is a little something that I revived in honor of Earth Day, which was on Monday: She is different from the others and we – our boughs already weighted with the bounty of a pleasant spring – tremble with … Continue reading

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Watchers and Angels, and Demons – Oh my!

The summary for Butterfly Raven reads: Ethne Cross has retreated to her own secluded sanctuary from the world following a series of event that almost broke her, but her peace is shattered when the brother of the man she loves … Continue reading

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Can You Hear the Silence?

As a writer, my other favorite activity is to read, read, read… I’m often asked, ‘What is your favorite book,’ and I’ll be honest and say that I have no one overall favorite.  I have several that I adore, for … Continue reading

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Sanctuary In A Storm Of Crazy

My week has been a tiny bit insane, with a great deal of dis-ease thrown in for good measure. Case in point, the fact that this blog post is coming out today, and not yesterday. Apologies for that – we … Continue reading

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Still, Quiet Voice

Today’s post was supposed to be a quiet, gentle exploration of nature, spirituality, thoughts… perhaps even a guided meditation in some way. The plan was to begin a series of interconnected posts that would happen once a week, and I … Continue reading

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Words Of Power

I think I might have mentioned before that I walk an ‘alternative’ spiritual path through the world and as such that informs the way I think and feel about some things. Less these days as I have been a bit … Continue reading

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