Monthly Archives: April 2010

The creature in our basement

 Alfred Hitchcock Horror Films! We folks who live in the North Woods sometimes host a very interesting visitor in our homes.  One that usually makes us feel a bit squeamish when we first see It.  I suppose some people might exhibit … Continue reading

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Venice! Rome! Nice! Switzerland!

I just sat down to write a blog about our stroll by the Silver River last night.  Honest.  To show you photos from the woods.  Photos of sparkling sunlight on water, deer jaw bones, and other Exciting Things. Instead… You … Continue reading

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Time for some Downward Doggie, or how about the Pigeon?

Seriously folks, let’s not talk about the Pigeon.  We can talk about Downward Dog or Upward Dog or Warrior One or Warrior Two or the Sun Salutation…but let’s not mention the Pigeon.  It’s way too convoluted for a beginning yoga … Continue reading

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Happiness is inside of us–no matter if our plane is delayed or our car lights refuse to work

I am now home, dear reader.  The Lake Superior forest surrounds me again.  Ahhh…it is always so good to return home, to return to the steady earth beneath our feet.  So good to travel; so good to make one’s way home. … Continue reading

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Meditating at Lake Tahoe

As many of you may know, I have consciously experienced a deep spiritual journey for twenty-three years. This blog (Lake Superior Spirit) and the outdoor blog (Opening the door, walking outside) may have been the first blogs I have ever written where … Continue reading

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Pouring rain, fat snowflakes & blue skies in the mountains

It’s the rainy season in the California mountains.  We awoke to a pouring rain yesterday morning.  It felt so comfortable to lie beneath the thick quilts and listen to the drumbeat of rain showers on the roof.  I had to … Continue reading

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Pinch me–I think I’m dreaming

In my dream I’m visiting a place near Mariposa, California, with a dear friend, Melinda.  We have been friends for about ten years.  We met a long long time ago at a spiritual retreat in Montana and she promised that she … Continue reading

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