Be Kind: The healing power of the natural world

Like a bruise: blue, purple orange, yellow and black birds, to whom I’ve not had the pleasure of introducing myself, fly by. The healing of the airflow clear and clean rushes into my lungs as I do a nighttime moonlit reiki meditation. In the morning I truly feel a certain pique of childish curiosity; but… Read More Be Kind: The healing power of the natural world

NancysPoint.com – Nancy’s Summer Blog Hop, Hop On

Who are you? Tell us whatever you want about you and your blog. What’s in a name: Ilene my first name after my great grandfather a cantor who came to the United States from Russia in 1910. He wrote and sang liturgical Hebrew music, which is still sung in temples and synagogues around the United… Read More NancysPoint.com – Nancy’s Summer Blog Hop, Hop On

Dependence Day: metastatic breast cancer and the loss of independence

For war implies that there’s a winner and a loser. And I am no loser. And when I do die I will not have lost my life to cancer. I will have died from lack of a cure. So when I think of Independence Day I think of a cure for cancer. And that would be in the true independence day for all of us wouldn’t it?… Read More Dependence Day: metastatic breast cancer and the loss of independence