And her heart is full and hollow Like a cactus tree While she’s so busy being free Like a cactus tree Being free “Cactus Tree,” Joni Mitchell Purplegram, yo ~◊~ Instadump! Just a little love letter to my desert heart’s fantasies. Vegas, Palm Springs, San Diego, Highland Park, San Gabriel Trails, Paris, … Continue reading
The old world is dying, but a new world is being born. It generates inspiration from the chaos that beats upon us all.- Carlos Bulosan, American is in the Heart ~◊~ 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17 What up, Earthlings! Had to take a time out while the sun was hibernating, but it’s coming back out to … Continue reading
1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14 ~◊~ Starting off the new year with the mindset to set ourselves free on the open road. Good to see you again. – Love’n’light, Amee
~◊~ “New” phone at home on my nightstand with random creature comforts, wooden case included. Thanks, D! Instagrammin’ it at @purplerootcollective. – Love’n’light, Amee
~◊~ It’s difficult to hold on to the thoughts and feelings that you don’t want to experience. Anger, fear, sorrow, pain, and depression will fly through your brain as quickly as pleasure. If you allow yourself to sit with these negative feelings, you’ll find they will pass. A meditation exercise: Picture the emotion as a … Continue reading
1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10 ~◊~ We’re back! Is it Fall when we’re supposed to come out of hibernation…? Haha! This post is pretty much a couple seasons too late, but it counts when my mind is still in Summer mode, right? That’s what you get when Life happens! Moved dwellings and began a new job, so lots … Continue reading
In Oahu, my grandparents grow marunggay near the back door of their house. From what I remember, the green foliage reached the top of the door, bushy and plentiful. My earlier memories are of my grandmothers picking the delicate stalks and rolling them up in aluminum foil for me to take back to the mainland … Continue reading
1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13 ~◊~ Goodmorningsaludhello. We’re still alive. After a couple weeks of travel, we’re back on the grind, pluggin’ away to complete the first collection. Can’t wait to birth this Baby, this Infant, this Labor of Love. Comin’ atcha on the PRC tip… –Love’n’light, Amee
Source …to ill. A moment in her-story. Who’s in the driver’s seat now?!?
Source “If we surrendered to earth’s intelligence we could rise up rooted, like trees.” Rainer Maria Rilke ~◊~ Earthships, VW bugs, hitchhiking hippies –mmm! If only I were lucky enough to come across one of the last print copies of Whole Earth Catalog… it’s ammo for a 60′s rebel soul.