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Last 2 days to submit to TIFERET Sacred Poetry Contest! Marie Howe will judge,...

April is our deadline for the 2010 TIFERET Sacred Poetry Contest. Please submit your poems ($5 apiece to submit) by clicking on link to left... First prize is $500 plus publication in our print...

Emily & Isabel; Literary Heroines in Dreams

Many women writers I know, and not just those of my generation, still struggle with giving themselves permission to write, which is tantamount to permission to believe in themselves. It’s true those of us...

Stuck at the Beginning

I have been feeling "stuck", the past few days. After my recent life-changing travels through India, most of which I spent volunteering in the Tibetan exile community of McleodGanjhttp://www.squidoo.com/mcleodganj-india ,I came back to the USA...

Writing and Living Toward Truth: Closing Words

The following words I delivered March 19, 2010 at the close of the 5th Annual Yoga As Muse for Authentic Writing & Creativity Retreat held at the Mabel Dodge Luhan House in Taos, NM....

Listen!

Amid the vast buildings And the mist of noise I look for my missing identity. I recklessly wander here and there like Set-free cattle on the road, The passer by get angry with me Disappointed, I beg for the people To...

A Soulful Journey!

I walk down the path of uncertainty To reach the abode of peace Like an untamed animal my mind revolts Against all odds that befall on the path I behold the both - fair and foe Merging into one...

Identity

I'm more like anybody, A common face however, People refuse to recognize me. I approach the Known with names, I beg them to help Make my name Known. They just keep silence as if Heard nothing! What could I make this out? A...

One last call for essays/poems to submit to interfaithing.com

This could be a short essay about an experience you've had with a person from a religion other than your own...

Secular

(a Journey) I do not make light of the heaviness which dwells in my heart. And I think to my chi, “perhaps if I empty my insides, it will all fall out too.” she tells me what I know...

Gorgeous Photography Book Giveaway-Nineteen Days: Dawns and Dusks of the Baha’i Fast –

We have three copies of “nineteen days” to give away! “nineteen days: dawns and dusks of the Bahá’í Fast” is a LIMITED EDITION publication. Please visit http://nineteendays.wordpress.com/