There were many tears in the months after Marianne died but also gifts. One of them was the dance film One Last Dance on Marianne’s Netflix queue. The movie is about three dancers who are re-united to prepare a dance for the memorial service for their mentor. The story of their reconnection somehow opened a door for me, and poems started to come to me again.
As we approach the end of the year I have been contemplating the next step on my spiritual journey, wrestling with the imperative to simplify with my desire to do many things. I recalled my poem “Many Arrows“, feeling the courage to be divided no more and embark on an ambitious agenda in the new … Read more