Story and Paintings of Little Man by Nancy Wait ~ dedicated to artists and fruit sellers everywhere, and those who are willing to look deeper and risk changing. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6udkw0odOY4] Alchemy of Memoir has a link to a podcast Nancy made…
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“Awakening”

Above the highest peak of the highest range of mountains in the world, somewhere beyond Heaven and Earth, dusk falls and a lone star appears in an amethyst sky. This peak is not known to many and has been climbed by fewer still. Yet here,…

“My Poetry”

My poetry is my inseparable lover At night I snuggle and slumber with her A velvety couch of imagery is our dream Of mystic lands, beings and forms unseen In the morn my eyes open to her beauty In her silky tresses…

“Expanse of White”

I bleed into an expanse of white restful patient observing the everything else that is a stroke of colour painted by my colorful mind sometimes its a mess abstract random chaos sometimes its a masterpiece…

“The Girl Who Watched the Wind”

A large group had gathered under the trees. They huddled together, collars upturned and fists drawn up into their sleeves for warmth. Close by stood a small girl, a scrap of a thing, in a shabby old coat. As trees wavered, adrift in the…

“The Man on the Hill”

“Hush now, Hannah,” Hannah’s Mother soothed. “Your Grandmother is very tired.” Hannah stood tremulous at the bedside, gazing down at the frail form tucked away beneath the heavy covers. The curtains were drawn and in the dim…

“Lord Rama and the Frog”

Once, the Hindu God and Warrior Prince Lord Rama, was walking in the forest. He was stopped by his devotees, both men and animals. They had prayed for a long time and many lives for a close view of the Lord. They all fell at his lotus feet…

“Back in the Saddle …”

Healing is perfection…healing helps us grow…healing helps makes sense of what sometimes doesn’t always makes sense….and most importantly, healing helps us to move forward. I recently found myself in need of some major healing…for the…

Quote #7

"Stories are the creative conversion of life itself into a more powerful, clearer, more meaningful experience. They are the currency of human contact." — Robert McKee

Quote #6

"Stories live in your blood and bones, follow the seasons and light candles on the darkest night - every storyteller knows she or he is also a teacher..." —Patti Davis

Quote #3

"People are hungry for stories. It’s part of our very being. Storytelling is a form of history, of immortality too. It goes from one generation to another." —Studs Terkel