Archive for the my writing category

Align with your merriment

Monday, June 7th, 2021

Align with your merriment, dear ones. Life invites us into the business of merrymaking, no matter who we are and no matter how challenging our circumstances may be. Therefore, go ahead and fill your life with positive people. The kind who are kind. Who encourage you to be your best self. Go ahead and deliberately fill […]

Garden my heart

Monday, May 24th, 2021

What would you plant in yours? Peonies, lilacs, lily of the valley? Tomatoes, carrots, rhubarb, apple trees? Compassion, kindness, empathy, peace? Courage, little and big steps, love for your dreams? Picnics, tree houses, she sheds, writing journals? Whole mountains, rivers, constellations, universes? Let’s adventure together. All with love xox, Rachel


Friday, May 7th, 2021

Can you sense the call to magnitude? To believe you are unconditionally fabulous? Magnitude is about magnifying. About really seeing. What if you took a closer look? Might you glimpse your breath as breath-taking and your light is life-giving? I am so glad you are here. With all my heart, xox Rachel

My haiku for you

Monday, November 9th, 2020

Birds are landing here. Endless blossoming branches. My heart is a tree. Please join me and share your own haiku in a comment below! The first sentence holds 5 syllables, second sentence holds 7 syllables, and third sentence 5 again. What I have found is rare truth and beauty emerge when using spare words. What […]

I am full of both

Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

Happy Valentines Day

Sunday, February 14th, 2016

L♥VE yourself. Go ahead. Open all the doors, even though it’s winter. Even though the wind howls outside. There exists this inner hunger. A greater groan. A need for self-care, replenishment, self-love. This is not selfish. Who eats a meal and calls it egotistical? Who is termed self-indulgent for sleeping at night? Go ahead and […]

bead show with my mom!

Monday, April 20th, 2015

my mom + i went to a bead show! my finds will be stored as treasures awaiting later attention, as my little corners of time for creativity must be prioritized for scrumptious writing now… but i had to play! it is penned into my genetics. my mom makes jewelry, + her mom made jewelry… “for […]