My Seven Spirit Animals

I live on Indian land. No, I don't live on a reservation, nor do I live with other American Indians. I live where Indians built their lives, and traded their goods. I live in a place that still vibrates with the wisdom of nature and the guidance of uncommon animals. Where my brothers and sisters fed their families and hunted for food; I am where Indians prayed....more

Be Still

Hubby's back surgery was a success.  We checked into the hospital a little after 6:00 am and were on our way home before noon.  Miracles of modern medicine... The most difficult part of our healing journey now will be keeping Tim still and allowing his body to rest.  No work for at least a month.  Period.  Even though he gently argued and attempted to persuade the doctor and nurse.  No bending. twisting or lifting more than a gallon of milk.  No sitting in a chair for more than 30 minutes at a time.  Like a child, all Tim hears is, "No!...more