Snowy Reminder

Pushing snow along the path.  Invigorating!  So fun to be back in the Laughing Labyrinth – to reflect, enjoy, anticipate.

The wide shovel slid easily under the thin layer of fluffy snow. So, I got to look at the wild flowers in winter garb as I walked past.  Then, in the most improbable places, the shovel would hitch.  Something unseen and unsuspected under the snow would catch an edge.  I quickly learned to just back up a bit, not push through.  Then, I could go ahead easily, again.  Must be some metaphor in all this.

Was just fun to be in the crisp air, amid the grey and white backdrop, in the stillness punctuated by passing snowplows.  Just fun.  Now the Laughing Labyrinth is open to all.  Just wear warm boots and take in the quietude and simplicity of late fall in Iowa.

About marionpatterson

From the Heartland: Marion is a master educator, writer, Veriditas Trained and Certified Labyrinth Facilitator, a member of the Veriditas Council, creator and workshop promoter, and environmental educator. A Holy Fire II Usui and Holy Fire II Karuna Reiki Master Teacher, Healing Touch Spiritual Ministries Certified Practitioner (HTSM-CP), Advanced Integrated Energy Therapy practitioner she seeks to connect with others in their knowledge and spiritual quests. She leads Healing Talking Circles using the principles embraced by indigenous populations and in Restorative Justice Circles. She and her husband, Rich, co-own Winding Pathways LLC and live in Eastern Iowa. "Encouraging people to create wondrous yards." Go outside and Play!
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