Category Archives: Reflections

“Peace” and “Life.”

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Mid-Summer Appreciation Walk – Experience the Experience

High Summer. Mid Summer Night’s Dream. Lammas – first harvest. Change Over. Stillness in the morning. Quiet calls at night. Thirteen pilgrims met on this mild August night to celebrate the fullness of summer, the half-way point between the summer solstice … Continue reading

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Kabuki “NOH” play

“Reflection by Sharon Stewart (7/11/2014 – Unity Center CR) Labyrinth Experience – (Marion Patterson {of Winding Pathways also connected to} CR {Indian Creek} Nature Center) “Before walking the large labyrinth, I did a ‘finger-walk’ labyrinth on a small copy paper … Continue reading

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“Surprised By Joy”

Sometimes when we follow “Guidance”, especially against our immediate inclination, we are indeed, as author C.S. Lewis discovered, Surprised by Joy. “I’ve done enough.  It’s time to rest. That’s why I am staying home today,” dictated logic, as I turned … Continue reading

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Reiki One Labyrinth Walk – Metaphors for our Lives

Life is change.  The labyrinth is perhaps one of the best metaphors to explore this.  In the Laughing Labyrinth winter’s long and bitterly cold stay is evident.  Buds of the magnolia tree are sparse and hardly opening.  But, they are … Continue reading

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Allowing Susurrus

Several participants in the New Bo Books-CSPS Labyrinth Walk have shared with me individually their experiences and one took time to write about her’s.  And, always I am humbled and gratified that people connect so deeply and share compassionately. At … Continue reading

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Etchings In the Snow

What an enchanting, albeit cold, day in the Laughing Labyrinth!  I am always sad looking out and seeing no fresh footprints there, so out I went, and am I glad I did!  The etchings on the snow caused by wind … Continue reading

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