Monthly Archives: February 2009

CROW MEDICINE

A few years ago, I wanted to write a book about healing called, “The NATURE of Healing,” which would include nature and  animal symbolism and practice in the healing journey. My publisher was not interested, as books about healing don’t … Continue reading

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GRAHAM—A SIXTIES CHILD

Welcome to Graham! “Hello Susan. It’s nice to meet you! I was a child of the ’60s, studied Philosophy at University in the ’70s, through the ’80s I worked in the music industry, took time in the ’90s to look … Continue reading

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LIGHTHEARTED PRESS!

I want to introduce you to my dear friend, Christine Davis. Back when I was first writing, Chris was also being given a message to write—and to draw—from her precious, departed “Forever Dog.” Being a bit off the asphalt path, … Continue reading

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Cindy, a Seeker

Hi Susan! My name is Cindy and I live in Lexington, Kentucky.  My husband and I along with our two daughters live in a hundred and forty year old house that has been our joy and challenge for the last … Continue reading

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Connie, the Animal Artist

Connie was my illustrator on “All My Relations” and “Heart in the Wild.” I love her work, and I love her. Talk about a gentle, child-like spirit! I’m pleased to introduce you to her work—contact her, get an animal portrait! … Continue reading

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Dr. MARILYN

Hi Susan, I’d love to be part of your community – how can I resist – a community that shares my love of dogs and  cats, horses, woodpeckers  and rats! I’m  Marilyn. I’m a holistic veterinarian with a house call … Continue reading

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MAPLE MUSINGS: THE STORIES WE TELL

NEWCOMERS! Welcome to Maple Musings, my monthly letter. Some of us have been visiting here together for several years now. Maple Musings is a family of Kindred Spirits, so to speak, and a place and time to ponder where and … Continue reading

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Turn Your Own Neighborhood into a Sustainable Community? Watch Ann Do It….

I believe in my old adage, “If you want to survive, think small.” Communities, institutions, and governments get so big and bloated that their services are hard to find and even harder to access. My friend— author and community visionary … Continue reading

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I love you Bernie Siegel

Dr. Bernie Siegel—healing visionary and animal lover—was one of the special reasons I survived cancer.  His book, “Love, Medicine, and Miracles” was my bible for those scary years. I’m honored to have him here in this community, sharing photos, and … Continue reading

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Howdy Pam

I am Pam and live in East TN overlooking the Great Smoky Mtns.My husband and I have four acres, four dogs, six cats, and 13 horses. My newest cat has introduced me to part siamese, called “Meesers” by my friend … Continue reading

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