once you identify the degree to which you are boxed in, you’ll see how liberating it is.
Calling In “Adventure House,” which is what my sons have named our future abode. Visualizing a home fitness studio disguised as modernist living room, thanks to the genius of Joseph Pilates, and a tip from my trainer. Transformation as a predominant tone would generate exciting energetics and uphold artistic dedication throughout the space.
Beauty is democratic. It shouldn’t be a privilege to enjoy beauty.
an elemental meditation
A MOVING MEDITATION
1. BE BAREFOOT
2. RUB YOUR CLEAN HANDS TOGETHER TO GENERATE ENERGY; IF REIKI ATTUNED, INPUT REIKI SYMBOLS
3. CREATE A BALL OF ENERGY BETWEEN YOUR ACTIVATED, EXTENDED PALMS; PULSATE YOUR OPEN PALMS TO & FRO; FEEL INTO THE VIBES: THEIR DENSITY, TEMPERATURE, SPEED
4. STATE OUT LOUD: “I ESTABLISH MY DIVINE PRESENCE ON EARTH.”
5. RAISE THE BALL ABOVE YOUR HEAD AND THEN SPREAD THE ENERGY AROUND YOUR BODY
6. GATHER A SECOND ENERGY BALL BETWEEN YOUR ACTIVATED PALMS; TAKE THE SECOND BALL UP & AROUND
7. REPEAT A THIRD TIME
8. GATHER A FORTH ENERGY BALL
9. STATE OUT LOUD: “I DECLARE MY DIVINE PURPOSE FULFILLED.”
10. SEND THIS ENERGY BALL TO THE CORE OF MAMA GAIA
11. PLACE YOUR HANDS IN PRAYER POSITION
12. CLOSE WITH: “AMEN” OR “NAMASTE”
COS'È UNA MODERN FENG SHUI COWBOY?
ONE / UNO
A Modern Feng Shui Cowboy is at Peace in Wide Open Space. Tight Quarters are at times unavoidable. The optics of tight quarters are indeed avoidable. Curated Ambiance: Room to Roam. To a Modern Feng Shui Cowboy, Room to Roam is akin to Air to Breathe.
TWO / DUE
A Modern Feng Shui Cowboy communes with nature - flora & fauna alike. Declared Boundaries create Sacred & Safe Space. Boundaries are established with respect, and thus are respected. Within a boundary resides the tandem of Harmony & Leisure - continually birthing Sensuality.
THREE / TRE
A Modern Feng Shui Cowboy honors Gaia’s inherent rhythms, daylight & moonlight, seasonal shifts and their implications for anima & animus, a Wabi-Sabi approach to finding serenity in the cycle of rebirth.
Pioneering the return to the raw beauty of physical limitations; the coming Home to Self; the sheer being-ness Return commands of the Seeker.
FOUR / QUATTRO
A Modern Feng Shui Cowboy philosophizes in the great outdoors, musing on topics that arrive via Knowings, dialoging with Higher Self & Environment.
Methodically unplugged, A Modern Feng Shui Cowboy is untethered to the dominant narrative, to the pervasive messaging of fear, to the algorithms of remaining in the bell curve’s swollen middle. This one is a pure Romantic, incorporating Mythology & Metaphor into Lived Experience.
FIVE / CINQUE
A Modern Feng Shui Cowboy utilizes commerce for necessity. Expression of self is a necessity. A functioning household is a necessity. Preserving Gaia’s resources is a necessity. Living sans the noose of debt is a necessity.
A Modern Feng Shui Cowboy buys original classics, drawn to natural materials with a definitive point of view. A Daily Uniform with Whimsy by night. Radical chicness melds worldly creative license with a utilitarian underbelly. Aided by auspicious personal style, though never hampered by excess.
SIX / SEI
A Modern Feng Shui Cowboy balances Solitude & Community by asking: When do I ride solo? When do I ride with team? When do I gather loved ones fireside… to cook a simple hearty meal…to share stories… to partake in Rituals of Gratitude?