The Poetry from Pathways to Wholeness

Wishing You A Happy and Relaxed Holiday Season   As I Walk, I Am Earth is my home. Her foliage brings softness and beauty, and provides the breath of life. Everything about her brings attention to divine beginning. My footsteps touch Her peacefully, and I know. My eyes gently focus on everything and nothing, and I see. My mind is quiet and free of worry, and it refreshes me. My breath flows softly in and out, and my senses are heightened. My body is alive, as I fully experience my wholeness and the miraculous nature of each footstep. My awareness…

Putting Joplin Missouri Back Together Again

Remember the destructive tornadoes of May 2011?  Joplin Missouri was the town most devastated by those terrible storms.  One third of Joplin is gone, nothing left but the land…and the dreams that guide resilient citizens as they rebuild their lives and their city.  A quick snapshot of Joplin on October 29, 2011:  · A cement bank vault standing alone surrounded by a square of emptiness that used to be the bank · A parking lot that used to serve the bank’s customers surrounds the emptiness · A lonely make-shift, quickly erected structure serves as a temporary drive through window. Frank…