Painting my prayers : Marks for Las Vegas

  In times of great sorrow, may you learn to be with the knowing and not lose your joy. In times of great collective undoing, may you maintain a strong connection to your inner self. In the journey of intense grief, may you feel everything, and not lose your way home. In times when it…

New book, get a signed copy with a red thread…

  The morning worship felt threatening. I wasn’t sure what was being threatened; I just had a sense something went very wrong. I had prickly skin and all but no language for what I was experiencing. Emotional electricity lit up my insides like a thunder bolt. What is this? I wondered. Rage? Fear? Despair? Betrayal? I was at church to…

Do you believe everything happens for a reason?

  And all shall be well and All manner of thing shall be well When the tongues of flames are in-folded Into the crowned knot of fire And the fire and the rose are one. ~T.S. Eliot Painting by Shiloh Sophia from 2008 Share or Comment on Artist Shiloh Sophia   A soft green leaf…

Black Madonna Pilgrimage starting this weekend online!

  She wrapped herself in the garment of night, scooped me up, and never let me go. When I first imagined the the feminine Divine in my early twenties there was no way to look Her up online. I didn’t have any books about Her. No one had even mentioned to me there was a…

A Reorientation to the Universe

  Reorientation to the Universe Here’s how it works: Be utterly fascinated. Walk around in awe at and with the universe. Whisper unrealized dreams into the cosmos. Imagine star shaped ears leaning in. Hanging on your every word. You matter. Sometimes you have to step out of what you know and visit other realms. Creative…