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Reverencia Por Nosotr@s y Nuestro Hogar / Reverence For Us and Our Home

–por Cleary Vaughan-Lee y Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee (Jan 10, 2019) [English below] La palabra “reverenciar” se puede definir como tener un profundo respeto o admiración por algo. La reverencia por la vida es una experiencia fundamental como ser humano (estar asombrado de la vida … Continue reading

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Being Human

–by Climbing PoeTree  (Dec 6, 2018) I wonder if the Sun debates dawn some mornings not wanting to rise out of bed from under the down-feather horizon if the sky grows tired of being everywhere at once adapting to the mood swings … Continue reading

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Que la Reverencia Sea Nuestra Guía / Let Reverence Be Our Guide

–by Paul Fleischman (Nov 30, 2018)    [English below] Meditemos cada mañana y cada tarde así tan confiablemente como el Sol observa el amanecer y el atardecer. Convivamos en santidad con toda la vida, incluso en la coexistencia con la gran araña … Continue reading

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Free of Possession and Full of Belonging

–by Climbing PoeTree  (Oct 25, 2018) Darkness is only the absence of light like loneliness is the reason we fight fear is the reason we might never know what it’d be like if we all realized the meaning of our lives and … Continue reading

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Powered By Mother Earth

–by John Trudell  (Sep 14, 2018) We, as the indigenous people of the western hemisphere have been resisting this violence and this oppression for five hundred years.   We know that the black people have been resisting it for at least that … Continue reading

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Beloved Redness

–by Kabir  (July 19 2018) Redness My lord’s got me drunk what a potion he gave me! A redness descends in my eyes My true guru got me drunk The divine lies hidden in every body like the red unseen  in the green henna … Continue reading

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Transformando Cicatrices Mentales / Transforming ‘Some Scars’

–por Sally Kempton (July 12, 2018)  [English below] La palabra “samskara” en sánscrito puede traducirse tal y como se oye en inglés: “algunas cicatrices” (“some scars”). Los samskaras son patrones de energía en nuestra conciencia. Siempre los imagino como surcos mentales, como … Continue reading

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Spirit Runners’ Song

–by Bob Roma  (June 20, 2018) Voices from a distant past Footsteps on a sacred path Whisper dreams and whisper tales of ancient songs and prayers Rivers run, mountains stand Sacred staff passed hand to hand Honor runs cross the land for … Continue reading

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Viajer@ del Tiempo / Time Traveler

–por Lyla June Johnston  (Mayo 17, 2018) [English below] Viajer@ del tiempo corriendo más rápido. La guerrera nace. Batalla para ser ganada. Trauma del pasado, daño del futuro. Soy un@ niñ@ de la tierra y estoy list@ para dar a luz. Plantando … Continue reading

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Mother: A Cradle to Hold Me and Loving Wisdom

por Maya Angelou  (May 10, 2018) Oprah: You see where you fit in life. Maya: Yes. And I know that whatever I have is a gift. I accept that, and I’m grateful to those who went before me so that I can do … Continue reading

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