At night, the lights are magical. Not quite as surreal as the fireflies, but close. During the day I do my laps, religiously, surrounded by the goddesses and Jesus and Buddha. Surrounded by the Sacred and the Profane. It's not heated like the pools I grew up swimming in, on our block, in my youth. [...]
Once upon a time, after a nomadic lifestyle, I found a place to settle down. It was a magical place called Piemonte. Colette and Godot had enjoyed our paripatetic adventure for 16 years and I just had to bring another generation of papillons to come play and complete our new arcadia. As an American I [...]
So Piemonte to Trentino I go and 4 hours later, another world, with water, which always feels emotional. Lake Garda's a second home, but it was my first home in Europe, some 20 years ago, and it always acts like a blam, a gentle reprieve. Flat it tiny, on the lake, love it and it [...]
https://youtube.com/watch?v=9s7Iy5CS1HE&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=RebelWisdom Rebel Wisdom, on youtube, explains QAnon like this, and I can only paraphrase. "It's an all encompassing conspiracy theory, the kind that explains everything. It's like a religious, no, scratch that, it's a deeply religious mindset, it's an ecstatic religious movement. QAnon must be trusted, apparently, and, it's perfectly designed to give its followers [...]
I feel a lightness in my step, and in my heart, and yes, let's take a pause. But let's not get complacent as we did under Obama; there's some dark stuff out there. But today is a day to relax and enjoy how the clouds have parted, for now....
Hoping we can move through this, together, as soon as humanly possible.