rainbows & sunflowers

Last week Queen Elizabeth II died. A rainbow appeared at the exact moment that the British flag was lowered to half mast at Windsor Castle. Then, in London, a double rainbow appeared over Buckingham Palace when they officially put out a notice of HM’s death. This has been an excellent reminder of all the mystical […]

emergence

Last evening I was showing off my garden to my friend Nancy. While we were walking around the yard, Nancy spotted a fully grown Monarch butterfly spreading its wings out on the lawn. Worried that we or my dog might destroy it in a misstep, Nancy gently picked it up and put it onto a […]

dreams of the last butterflies

Few symbols can capture the essence of life-death-transformation-rebirth as well as the butterfly can. If you’re like me, you’ve noticed that there were far fewer butterflies enjoying your garden this summer. Like the bees, they are disappearing at an alarming rate. Dreams of the Last Butterflies is a┬áremarkable 9 minute short film that shines a […]

inspired butterfly design

  I couldn’t help but smile to see this clever butterfly clip design in Loreta Haaker‘s portfolio. Readers of this blog know that butterflies played a very special role in the final days of Scott Morgan’s life, giving hope to me and his close friends that Scott’s spirit lives on. Loreta Haaker is the 2nd […]