Author Archives: mariner2mother

About mariner2mother

I'm a mother of a very spirited 14 year old son, and a former merchant ship's deck officer. To feed my creative side I take photos and make a very occasional batch of soap. I am also Reiki attuned and am a student of Energy Healing, having used several healing modalities to work on myself and my family.

Brain Droppings

My brain dropped out. Right out from the bottom. Or was it the top. It’s gone. Disconnected. But only for a while. Can’t think. Words swirl around but I can’t grab them. Second thing to hit my brain this morning … Continue reading

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Why Me?

Originally posted on Remembering My Divinity:
How many times have we had something happen to us, and all we can do is stand there wondering, “Why me?” Why did this awful thing happen to me? And why can’t I move…

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You Are A Miracle

Originally posted on Remembering My Divinity:
I want to share the story behind these words, but the words aren’t flowing well lately. One of the effects of my Kundalini awakening experience has very literally been brain rewiring, creating all sorts of challenges in my…

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Transitions, Changes, and The Unknown

Life loves to throw us crashing into the dark once in a while. Tides come in and then go out. Good times roll up to our front door and then go washing out the back. Their arrival brings joy and happiness, … Continue reading

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My Love For The Sea

I feel like I’ve had a love affair with the ocean for lifetimes. And I probably have. The more I learn about life and about my life, the more I understand my love for the sea. As a child, my … Continue reading

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War Torn

On this Memorial Day, here in the US, I am always torn between honoring our veterans and detesting war and all it does to our soldiers. I have this thing of seeing situations from at least two angles at the … Continue reading

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Coming Out The Other Side

How do I write about something I barely understand? How can I describe an experience I’ve been going through that my culture neither understands, nor accepts as real and valid? And when faced with it, often confuses it for mental illness? … Continue reading

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To Witness

Originally posted on Remembering My Divinity:
I’m finally wrapping my brain around an amazing concept called “to witness”. It’s a verb that unlike many verbs, is an action word and is a word of no physical action at the same time.…

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Life, Perspective, and Healing

Just to let you all know, about six weeks ago, I had a healing session that ended up shifting my entire perspective of life. Everything. And the weird thing is, because I can see things from a higher perspective now, … Continue reading

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Love and Acceptance

Originally posted on Remembering My Divinity:
How much easier is it to accept or love another person when you remember they are part of the human race? How much easier is it to accept or love someone once you get to…

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