Author Archives: mariner2mother

About mariner2mother

I'm a mother of a creative 18 year old son, and a former merchant ship's deck officer. To feed my creative side I take photos. I am also Reiki attuned and am a student of Energy Healing, having used several healing modalities to work on myself and my family. Our most recent adventure has me homeschooling my teenager and going through a very challenging spontaneous Kundalini Awakening.

I Did a Thing

Almost eleven years ago I started blogging as a way to reach out and share what I’d learned as a mom to a kid with a few diagnoses related to developmental delays. To share what I wish I’d known about … Continue reading

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Inner Child’s Voyage

As I began to unfurl the mystery of life challenges, setting sail on inner voyages and journeys, I met whispers in the wind and howling gales. Plying my way through inner straits and open ocean, with at first a small … Continue reading

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Love is the Greatest Power There Is

When I say that love is the greatest power there is, some people think of what they would do for someone they love. They would die for someone they love. They would sacrifice their life for someone they love. I … Continue reading

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Sensory Deprivation Tank – A Healing Story

During the first several months of my Kundalini awakening I found it very easy to connect with my inner world and create intended healing. Walking around in a state of Oneness, my energy field felt blown open wide. It felt … Continue reading

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Early Morning

The energy roars and vibrates me awake.Inner heat warms my feet just a little too much.And my body won’t relax back into sleep.Weird dreams left to drift away. Peeling off my socks I try to cool downSo sleep will returnBut … Continue reading

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State of Being

We all go through various states of being, some lasting longer than others. And some are more pleasing than others. When water cools to the point of crystallization, there’s something about the created patterns that are beautiful. Sacred geometry. And … Continue reading

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The Buoy

When I was a kid our family spent vacations on the coast of Maine, and there was not much I enjoyed more than puttering around on the water. We had a few rowboats including one Dad picked up with a … Continue reading

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I’ve been trying to write lately. To purge myself of the absolute insane goings on in the world, but my brain hasn’t been cooperating. Lately, my system has been a backed up sewer to the point where my emotions have … Continue reading

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Meditation and Healing

Originally posted on Remembering My Divinity:
Quick note: I wrote this yesterday. Today, the day after an attempted coup on my nation’s capital, we as a collective are a bit hungover. Yesterday, the amount of fear and anger that was…

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It took a few days, but my word for the year finally arrived. Better late than never! Magic. My intention for the foreseeable future is to both create magic and have magic enter my life. And I want it to … Continue reading

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