Author Archives: dkatiepowell

About dkatiepowell

cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist began as zennie then turned to tibetan AND interested in the study of various spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business, making a dream happen insomniac who is either reading mysteries or autobio journal thangs or buddhism early in the morning when i can’t sleep. . . lover of dotz . . . and dashes –

Why I’m Not Posting

A ton of work just walked through our door as a result of a flood. Disaster work doesn’t wait, and so I am running on two deadlines; the normal and flood/disaster work, lining up the ducks for next week. And, … Continue reading

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New Moon, Working

At night, I open the window and ask the moon to come and press its face against mine, breathe into me. ~Rumi This has been a peculiar moonth.  My unconscious has been working things out while my conscious mind was busy … Continue reading

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Strong Balsamic Moon, Very Sleepy

Some moons are just so sleepy. I am an insomniac but in this Balsamic Moon I’m sleeping long hours (my husband is getting ME out of bed) and still feeling tired and sleepy as I work. And I must work … Continue reading

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Waning Moon Release: Deep Collective Sadness

I sat with this a Moonth before writing. I have just begun to talk to Mitchell about two waves of sadness I feel in recent years. One is personal, and is more familiar, usually linked to an event that is … Continue reading

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Waning Quarter Moon Realization

Waning Quarter Moon Realization: In the middle of an overwhelming busy work Moonth, I’ve met a goal. I’m taking classes with the goal to rid my self of the dependency on graphite. I love pencil drawing, but realized I’m dependent on … Continue reading

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Full Moon Circle

As I contemplate the classes I am writing, I try to get out of the way to see what needs to be birthed. Men and women both can birth, each in their own ways. I set intention on an online circle. … Continue reading

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Walloping Full Moon Saturday

Tomorrow is the SUPER Full Moon, meaning that it is very close to the earth. I love these moons, where it looks like she is sitting on the mountains watching us! It has been a difficult waxing period.  I wrote … Continue reading

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