In: Healing

ahimsa
February 14, 2021

In New Mexico where I now live, cultural and historical inequities of ac- cess to education have been intensified by the pandemic. In the Santa Fe New Mexican, Anthony J. Wallace describes how COVID-19 has challenged the Nav- ajo Nation with death and loss, upheav- al and isolation.

Read More
2020
January 1, 2020

santa fe/new mexico The New Year finds me looking out onto the adobe-walled garden of our townhome on a snowy afternoon….

Read More
walk
November 26, 2019

santa fe/new mexico For the past two years, it’s been post-surgery, post surgery and post surgery, the last one on November…

Read More
rove
November 1, 2019

santa fe/new mexico My surgery is scheduled in a week.  I look towards my operation with hope though I won’t know…

Read More
yoga
September 14, 2019

santa fe/new mexico I contemplate the circular black standing Lasko fan’s whirring propeller jjjzjzjzjjjng as it vacillates toward my lavender louvre…

Read More
lectio divina 2019
August 30, 2019

santa fe/new mexico   I hobble into Dr. Joe’s office on Robocop crutches and sit on his sofa on a fuzzy white…

Read More
hanami
April 16, 2019

santa fe/new mexico For my 64th birthday, I planned to host a hanami party though all the plum blossoms on the…

Read More
spoof
September 9, 2018

santa fe/new mexico Back to School flyers fall out of Sunday’s New Mexican; catalogs for Santa Fe Community College are stacked…

Read More
bone
May 4, 2018

santa fe/new mexico Teena cradles my head in her hands and checks my tide. She tells me my body knows how…

Read More