Quiet friend who has come so far

Part Two, Sonnet XXIX Quiet friend who has come so far, feel how your breathing makes more space around you. Let this darkness be a bell tower and you the bell. As you ring, what batters you becomes your strength. Move back and forth into the change. What is it like,...

A Letter to Rachel – Ram Dass

Dear Steve and Anita, Rachel finished her work on earth, and left the stage in a manner that leaves those of us left behind with a cry of agony in our hearts, as the fragile thread of our faith is dealt with so violently. Is anyone strong enough to stay conscious...

How do you choose

How do you choose a woman? You feel the woman whose heart is most inviting and will tolerate nothing less than consciousness. How does such a woman choose you? You worship the radiance of her heart… If everything about you is…. I am consciousness and you...

Ode to Ishtar

I was sent this poem yesterday by my friend Sara. It was written and performed by Hugo for the launch of 101 Vagina –  a book by my friend Philip Werner. Sara facilitates Wild Women Dance journeys in Melbourne and at festivals around Australia. From her...