Thin veils, sparks & trails of light

By: Marjory Mejia

Tonight I’m craving sparkles, glitter, fairy dust; they warm my heart and keep me up at night! I am writing on the night of Samhain/Halloween, when the veil between worlds is thinnest. Earlier tonight, I held a prayer in my heart for my ancestors and was surprised to later find and watch a documentary about Machu Picchu, the ancient city of the Incas, all by ‘chance.’ Of course, I don’t believe in chance…

And so I have been assembling these beautiful photos with a smile in my heart. They feel like memories, life autumn leaves turning colors—sparkling, surreal, dreamy, ethereal, golden. They are not mine but they capture the way I remember some places, events, people, moments in the landscape of life.

remembrances, ancestral paths, trails of light

visions wrapped in a soft glow, a hazy glow flowing from deep within.

HoldlingOnToLove by ChelseaVictoria

Brad Kunkle, Two Suns

hearts via moredesignplease

17 de diciembre (calendario de adviento 2011)

glow via moredesignplease

joy

Photo credits:   1.  Holding on to love by ChelseaVictoria; 2.  Two Suns by Brad Kunkle via Ez Pudewa; 3. Hearts via moredesignplease; 4. Luces by  Julia; 5. Glow via moredesignplease;   6. All that glitters is not gold By Kaitlynn

.   .   .

To live in this world

you must be able
to do three things:
to love what is mortal;
to hold it

against your bones knowing
your own life depends on it;
and, when the time comes to let it go,
to let it go.

~Mary Oliver (from Poem: In Blackwater Woods)

 

Feliz dia de los Muertos. May the energy of this post bless all of our ancestors, those on whose shoulders we stand, those who help us see in the dark & keep our dreams alive,

Get flowing!

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Nov 1, 2012
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6 responses to “Thin veils, sparks & trails of light”

  1. Walt Pascoe says:

    Wonderful post, as always Marjory!

  2. Tracy says:

    Hello, Marjory! Many thanks for your kind comment at my blog. It’s great to meet you and find your beautiful sacred place here. Thank you for the gifts of glitter, light and Mary Oliver today… all my favorites. ;o)

    • Marjory Mejia says:

      Hi Tracy, it is a pleasure to share with you! Ah, so sweet! Thanks so much for your lovely visit and sparkling words. :)

  3. Wini says:

    Hi Marjory, thank you so much for visiting me and for your lovely comment. You have a really beautiful online space here and your achievements and the work you do sound truly amazing. I love how you have found a way to merge all your gifts and passions. Thank you for sharing these beautiful light filled images and poem. I would love to keep in touch with you. Have a lovely day!

    • Marjory Mejia says:

      Thanks Wini! So kind of you to come and visit. Appreciate your generous words about my work and path. So glad it speaks to your heart. I look forward to staying in touch with you. Namaste!

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