Vernal Equinox – Ostara

The time of the year equivalent to 6am The liminal space as we wake from winter sleep The full moon rises high above me. as cloud tips are blushed pink by the setting sun. And Branch tips bud all around us.A frog croaks gloriously. Later, our first garden fire of the year sends sparks up Read more about Vernal Equinox – Ostara[…]

The time of Fire

Beyond all polarities, I amLet the judgments and opinions of the mindBe judgments and opinions of the mindAnd you exist behind thatAh so, ah soIt’s really time for you to see throughThe absurdity of your own predicamentYou aren’t who you thought you wereYou just aren’t that personAnd in this very lifetimeYou can know itRight nowThe Read more about The time of Fire[…]

Hold your own

https://genius.com/Kae-tempest-hold-your-own-lyrics But, when time pulls lives apartHold your ownWhen everything is fluid, nothing can be known with any certaintyHold your ownHold it till you feel it thereAs dark and dense and wet as earthAs vast and bright and sweet as airWhen all there is is knowing that you feel what you are feelingHold your ownAsk Read more about Hold your own[…]

Lessons

Kae Tempest https://soundcloud.app.goo.gl/1R6KtyjmWoDqBRiJ6 I see the truthEven hereIn the lies of the cityIt comes for meWith its hands outWhen I can handle it the leastWhen the madness has consumed meAnd I’ve mistaken it for my natureAnd I have given myself over to the things that leave me weakEach day I wake with the furyTo change Read more about Lessons[…]

Heartwood

‘Lost Word’ Oak poem robert macfarlane “Heartwood:” a tree’s heartwood is its innermost core. I wrote this poem (song, charm-against-harm) for any tree anywhere that faces unjust felling – and especially for the trees of Sheffield. The art is by Nick Hays and is free to use, print, speak, sing … Please share.” ‘Heartwood’, the Read more about Heartwood[…]