Posts tagged "awe"
Taking an Awe Walk

Taking an Awe Walk

Taking an Awe Walk.  What does this mean? At my music lesson, after an initial bit of crunchiness*,  Stephen and I followed the symphonic score of Beethoven’s 7th Symphony, the 3rd movement.  What an incredible composition this is!  It’s always been one of my faves.  To follow the full score, feeling in to the complexity, noticing the dynamics, tracking...
In Praise of Awe

In Praise of Awe

When I look at the night sky and am present, I am flooded, opened, and transformed by awe.  Praising awe: I am deeply touched, life is full, I am part of something larger, glorious, mysterious.  It is a rich and nourishes my soul and spirit.  I love it.  It doesn’t even necessarily need to be something...
What a Wonderful World!

What a Wonderful World!

Today is Thanksgiving in the US… where I’m originally from and where I still have family and many friends.  To all USers, I hope you have had a delicious, warm holiday, full of connection, feasting, and gratitude. I was out on my bike today, musing about gratitude, and thanksgiving as I cycled along among the scarlet maple...

Wild Wonders

After the red rocks of Utah, we are now among the mountains and rivers of Wyoming.  It continues to be an adventure, seeing the plants and animals, the Jackson rodeo, floating the roaring Snake River, with Nick and Lilly, and experiencing them together.  On seeing the stunning Magpie, Nick, who is fascinated by whales, said, “Look,...