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Bealtaine

In the Irish calendar, Bealtaine (believed to be derived from the Irish words for ‘bright fire’) marks the beginning of summer and the reawakening of the earth. It is a … Continue reading

May 1, 2019 · 2 Comments

Lá Fhéile Bríde daoibh!

(Happy Brigid’s Day to you!) Part of the Tuatha Dé Dannan (the supernatural race that dwell in the Otherworld in Irish Folklore and Mythology), this Celtic Mother Goddess is also … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · 6 Comments

“Practicing an art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow” Kurt Vonnegut

“The arts…are a very human way of making life more bearable. Practicing an art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow, for heaven’s … Continue reading

August 4, 2015 · 3 Comments

George Herbert, Gratefulness

Thou that hast giv’n so much to me, Give one thing more, a grateful heart. See how thy beggar works on thee By art.   He makes thy gifts occasion … Continue reading

July 28, 2015 · 1 Comment

William Butler Yeats, Gratitude to the Unknown Instructors

Gratitude to the Unknown Instructors What they undertook to do They brought to pass; All things hang like a drop of dew Upon a blade of grass. William Butler Yeats … Continue reading

July 21, 2015 · 1 Comment

Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Sonnet 39: Because thou hast the power and own’st the grace

Because thou hast the power and own’st the grace To look through and behind this mask of me (Against which years have beat thus blanchingly With their rains), and behold … Continue reading

July 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Emily Bronte, My Comforter

Well hast thou spoken, and yet, not taught A feeling strange or new; Thou hast but roused a latent thought, A cloud-closed beam of sunshine, brought To gleam in open … Continue reading

July 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Shane Koyczan: To This Day…For the Bullied and Beautiful

This is a stunning, beautiful, love-filled, upsetting, funny, inspiring and wonderful talk. I urge you to watch and be inspired! By turn hilarious and haunting, poet Shane Koyczan puts his … Continue reading

June 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

“Perhaps everything terrible is in its deepest being something helpless that wants help from us.” Rilke

I spoke on my old blog (lothlauraien.com) about reading the incredible book containing letters from Rainer Maria Rilke to a young poet seeking advice. It is a source of HUGE … Continue reading

February 5, 2015 · 4 Comments

Welcome December!

I can’t believe it is already December- 2014 has absolutely flown by! I hope that all your wishes and goals for 2014 have come to fruition and that you are … Continue reading

December 1, 2014 · 5 Comments