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Mad Mis shawl

Thank you to Laurie Brown, proprietor of “Our Local Yarn Shop” in Olympia, WA for displaying my “Madness of Mis” shawl at her shop for the Olympia Arts Walk this past weekend.  A little about this project: For millennia, women’s stories and women’s culture have been silenced, suppressed and misrepresented. This shawl was inspired by […]

Published essay

  My granddaughter Mathilde and me, Pleasant Valley, Montana (2012) I’m happy to share with you a new publication from Demeter Press, “Grandmothers and Grandmothering.” I’m especially happy because included in this anthology is an essay that I wrote about my paternal Grandmother, “Gail Peters Little: Relationship of Love and Abandonment.” You can check it […]

Spirituality

Spirituality

When I speak of spirituality I’m not referring to religion. Like nature and art, spirituality is a complexity filled with beauty, intrigue, and unanswered questions. Is it the world that cannot be seen? Is it something somewhere out there or is it a world inside ourselves? I’m aware that not everyone believes in the spirit […]

Art

Art

Art is another phenomena that is impossible to define in simple terms. The world of art is as complex as the world of nature and its role in world cultures is as old as the human race. Humans have engaged with creative activities since we arrived on this planet. Art takes on many forms including […]

Nature

Nature

How do you define nature? I find the definitions of nature a curiosity with a wide range of interpretations. It’s impossible to frame the idea of nature in simple terms. Philosophers, poets, scientists, artists, all have their view on the matter of nature. My intent here is to explain my use of the term in […]

Nature as Muse Series (Works in Progress)

Nature as Muse Series (Works in Progress)

Herbs & Honey: Food as good medicine Whether or not Hippocrates can be credited with the saying, “Let food be thy medicine, and let medicine be thy food,” we know that our food choices impact our health and well-being. In keeping with the spring season this essay will focus on herbs, plants, and food choices […]

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