Mother's Day: I remember Momma - In her own words & "my" songs

Updated: May 8

This morning after meditation, I looked to connect to my Mom through one of her poems and enjoyed the playfulness of this one. Its words and images reminded me of the variety of ways she expressed her relationship with the Divine: deeply intimate and playful, alternating moving and resting and filled with her love of the Creator's works.


Based on her images, I added songs I grew up with...


--from page 102 of her poem anthology "The God of the Universe Dances in Trees".

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Musical Accompaniment


Up, Up and Away - The Fifth Dimension

In 2016 during our father & son pilgrimage, John and I rode together in a hot air balloon in Albuquerque.


Lions & Tigers & Bears


On a Carousel - The Hollies


The Circle Game - Joni Mitchell


Life is a Carousel - Debbie Lynn Bryson


Father & Son 2016 Pilgrimage


Hot Air Balloon Ride Videos (New Mexico: 3 - total 90 seconds)







Tonight's Sunset...thanks, Mom, for your artistry and your LOVE!




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