Falling into Flow: Writing Retreat Day 6

Falling into flow:
letting go of the guard rails of to-dos.
Sweet feeling of homecoming, creative return.

flash of fear out of the tail of my heart’s eye:
Who am I without
cool girl requests?
hot irons steaming in the fire?

Chuckle; return to center.
What a cardboard question.
False fronted ghost structure–
Go on, keep crumbling.

Meanwhile, idea fishes flash by
expansive inexhaustible pearled vastness:
I dive.

Past another fortress of brittle shrieking–
“What will this time off get you?”
“How dare you abandon your business, your clients, go silent?”
I keep diving, leave fortress to fall in on itself:
no graffiti.

Dive dive and find the famed field
beyond right-doing and wrong-doing.

There: totem dance.
Songlines reclaimed (yes even white girls get them)
apprenticed in the improv of wholeness.


A fancy-pants way of saying I am loving my deep dive time off. I am writing. I am dreaming. Ideas fishes flash by, all in the relief of knowing: I need not do or be anybody but me.

This 7 weeks mostly off is my present to myself for turning 50 on November 30th and I am also giving presents away to you.  Previous gifts are here and here. For today:

Gift Five

The Soul Deliverable Journal. A profound way to see and name your gifts, the things you can’t help but give and do. 52 sets of mindful questions. You can use over a year or a few months. Great companion to my wonderful book The Life Organizer (which makes a swell gift for clients, coaches, kid’s teacher, hint hint) and also includes my “black leather” story. For you.

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Please spread the love about these gifts and send people here to get them. Thanks! More to come!

Grab your Sanity Support Kit Here Enjoy the Life Organizer App, Motivational Emails & Journal Prompts

  • Donna

    This is beautiful – thank you!

  • Maddy

    Thank you for this Guided Journey. I do better with questions than answers and these are good chewy questions.

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