Amazing – Animals In The Womb

These photos are awesome! Baby animals are just beautiful even before they’re born! So here’s a few for you all to see!They aren’t totally real. Producer Peter Chinn used a combination of dimensional ultrasound scans, tiny cameras and computer graphics to create these truly astonishing embryonic images of unborn animals for a National Geographic documentary that aired several years ago....more

Song of the sea

“We have learned that we are like amphibians: We can live on land, but not forever, not without trips to water and to home.” ~Clarissa Pinkola Estés...more

My Womb is Always in Question

I had thought once I had a kid, all those pesky questions would stop. You know, the old, "so when are you going to have one?" or "isn't it about time you started trying?"Having suffered through secondary infertility and three miscarriages for many years, I found these sorts of questions invasive, nosy, triggering and depressive. But I used the opportunity to educate, to tell people I already had three "angel babies" and they hopefully learned never to comment on someone's lack of children ever again. ...more

More Tao for the Human Soul

Today's passage from the Tao Te Ching is eerily appropriate for the course of events in my life.  On Thursday, a good friend and coworker of mine died in childbirth.  At first I was shocked because I could scarcely believe that, given modern technology and medicine, women actually died anymore while delivering their children.  After giving it much thought and contemplation (as well as hiking until my feet felt like they were going to fall off), I came to realize that my friend sacrificed her life giving the world the most perfect gift, a new life.  She loved this baby wi...more
I'm actually not Taoist either, but I feel like one of my personal life's missions is to absorb ...more

The Core and its Mirrored Self

The Core and its Mirrored Self Photography and Text by Jules Steffen...more

Meeting Ian: New Moon Intentions At Work

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