Snakes have always held facination for, I love to catch them for a moment or two, look into those eys, feel the cool texture and admire the patterns on the skin.
At my dad's place, they have this snake, a gopher snake of some kind, they have this defence or difiance you could say, where they curl up, shake their tail and make a hissing sound that is very like a rattler, one of the boldest snakes I have ever encountered. Their markings are gorgeous, a coppery color, with salmon belly…Continue
Give homage to our honored dead, and respect to our living elders.
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I live and work in Washington state, I am down in N. California visiting and lending a hand where I can with my family, my dad/step monster ( I call her this in all love and respect, it's kind of an inside joke between us, since she in only a year older than me) have a small farm in the high desert.
I am struck by the beauty here, in a place that to many seems dry, hot and desolate, and it is all of these, but there is so much more here. I see every morning the…
In light of the news coverage of the suicide of the young man, in Vancouver, and some things that have been going on in my life, have made me see the shadows in a loved one, and it occures to me, given my own penchant for the shadows, Why do we choose to continue?
I do not fear death and it can be such an easy thing to do, why continue?
Because I am here, I breathe, my heart pumps blood, and this is not my life to end, I am a child of the gods, my life is theirs.