Sep 13 2014
"...As on the wings of eagles, you'll soar higher and higher."
There's something I've been needing to write (for a long time now!): "To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven." Now…
Sep 12 2014
Greetings! Often, when the journey gets just a little too much to bear- I have to encourage myself:
Very soon, I will be walking with her hand in hand; diamond rings on each of our fingers, cradling our baby as…
Aug 23 2014
Brothers and best friends: Thank you for being there for me!
Through it all; though life was extremely tumultuous at times and all we had was each other- we "all" made it through! Thank you my most loving family…
Aug 22 2014
Chain Bridge: Budapest, Hungary. 2001.
Some say I live such a charmed life- this may be true, but it came at a high, high price of loss, terror, torture, and pain...and the biggest challenge of all? Through it all-…
Aug 11 2014
My words are pure, and they are beautiful, and true. You don't know what to do with them or how you're supposed to feel. I see you sitting there as these words circle in your heart and into your spirit…
May 30 2014
Mountain side road at the back of my community: Kincolith.
Hello! I've so much to catch up on! Sorry I've been gone for so long! Busy! Busy! Busy! And yes, I've had some pretty spectacular performances! Singing; storytelling; and poetry…
Dec 19 2013
I pray this day finds you all amazingly well! It's been a while since I've been here- too long!
This year finds me back at work again after a year off- a year of rest and relaxation and…
Aug 23 2013
Don't Forget to Dance
Inspiration comes at a time that you least expect it;
suddenly remembering dreams and other things neglected.
The glory rises internally as your spirit sparks to fire-
suddenly you're in a place, not satisfied you must…
Aug 7 2013
Sun set: Historic Steveston Village (August 7, 2013)
The passion, spark- that you're waiting for? It's inside of you...
Aug 4 2013
I have so much to be thankful for. I'm sitting here as I see many writers do in many movies about writers that I have seen, typing and re-typing that first line again and again waiting for that sure…
Jun 9 2013
You can steal my affections-
you can take my heart;
you can take the world that I live in-
and tear it all apart.
Somehow through the carnage-
and the wreckage piled mountain high;
I'll find my way back…
Jun 1 2013
My most beautiful mother: Myra Edith Barton (I love and miss you so much!)
I'm writing to you from my home community, Kincolith, in Northwestern BC. I left Vancouver on Tuesday, May 28th to attend a memorial and funeral…