Author Archives: mariner2mother

About mariner2mother

I'm a mother of a creative 18 year old son, a former merchant ship's deck officer, and a wife. 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. My most recent adventure has me navigating a very challenging Kundalini Awakening.

New Kids on the Block

Dear Gentle Reader, Once again, thank you so much for visiting my blog. A tiny corner of the world where I’ve been sharing my life’s journey for just over a decade. And what a journey it’s been. A year into … Continue reading

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Healing the World

A little over a decade ago when I worked with a hypnotherapist to help me heal food cravings, he used a process of repeated regression to take me to the root of my issue. To unveil a misbelief I’d been … Continue reading

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Reflections

I had no idea how heavy the weight of shame was until it was lifted off me. I had no idea I’d been walking an inauthentic life until inauthenticity took a hike. I had no idea how heavy judgment was … Continue reading

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Autumn

Autumn has always been my favorite season, with the heat of summer gone and plants going to seed, leaves turning and days shortening. Growing up in the Northeast, summers were humid and anything much above eighty-three degrees was too uncomfortable. … Continue reading

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Nine Eleven

Today is a marker for a day of collective trauma here in the U.S. The 20th anniversary of 9/11. You don’t even have to say more than the date. We all know what happened. Terrorists attacked our country. And in … Continue reading

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Knitting

Knots in my psyche are being untied. Yarn unraveling Collected into a ball by angels Who take it back to Source. The grand recycler of the Universe. Where it will be knitted into an arm, A breeze, or a toddler’s … Continue reading

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Showered By Inspiration

Where are you most inspired?What gets your creative juices flowing? Does sitting in quiet contemplation do it for you?Or do you need to move your body? For some it’s all about quietingThe mind chatter, the monkey mind. Yet for me … Continue reading

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He Did It!

I’ve tried to write about Little Man for a while now, but one of the side effects of going through a Kundalini awakening is having my brain scrambled. So trying to stay focused and coherent has been elusive as hell. … Continue reading

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Religions and Resonance

I was just up in my teenager’s room and a small paperback was about to fall off the backside of his bedside table. It’s a book his grandmother sent a few years ago, and because my teen has a habit … Continue reading

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Healing Path

Although my life’s journey walked me into spiritual awakening and energy healing, awakening me to parts of my life that I’d forgotten, I’m amazed at the grace my life has had at the same time. Forgetting things that happened when … Continue reading

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