Tag Archives: symbology

Winning Tree

  I give up. For the last three years, a little walnut tree has tried to a sprout in a flower bush on my parents’ front yard. Though I’m a bit of a tree hugger, each time the little tree … Continue reading

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The Lizard Within

  Do giant lizards actually rule our planet, as self-proclaimed visionary David Icke tells us? Is a secret society of shape-shifting alien reptiles pulling the strings?  Controlling governments?  Manipulating world markets? Well, in a sense, yes—we are all subject to … Continue reading

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Realizing What We Know

Through one of those wonderful, magical events we call “synchronicities”… …I found these words from Joseph Campbell after posting my own thoughts on the circular nature of horizontal time (see December 31 entry)… “Out of the digital you get the … Continue reading

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Oh Che Can You See?

  Yesterday, on the anniversary of Ernesto “Che” Guevara’s birthday… …as I drank my Bolivian dark roast while sitting on a shopping mall bench… …I thought of the reverential treatment Che still receives from those who see him as a … Continue reading

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Enigmatic Earth

“When you see the earth from the moon, you don’t see any divisions there of nations or states. This might be the symbol, really, for the new mythology to come. That is the country that we are going to be … Continue reading

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The Buddha in My Belly

  At that young age, I didn’t realize I held the Buddha in my hand… While wandering alone one night at the county fair, I absently turned the crank of a little scoop shovel game.  The arm of a toy … Continue reading

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Divine Valentine

As Valentine’s Day approached, I began to wonder how this tradition evolved.  Was it another pagan holiday ritual that changed as it passed into Christian hands? The answer is yes–maybe. Valentine’s Day may have its roots in the ancient Roman … Continue reading

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