stillness & solitude

Relaxing peacefully into the introspective, reflective, quiet space within.

"She sat down alone, in the cool of solitude, and let her spirit come trickling back to her." ~ Richard Mahler,...
Low tide tenderly blanketed in enchanting fog. The haunting call of a single seagull in the distance. I inhale deeply the cool autumn ocean air. A lone walk made more solitary by the wafting mists....
Deep solitude today.  Sitting in loving stillness. BE-ing here, now.  I am thankful. I am here with my body, nuturing and sustaining it with conscious choices for nutrition, rest and activity. I...
Silent, sacred solitude comforts me in the hushed morning, before the world awakens. In these nourishing, restorative moments, I offer myself into the rhythms of natural awakening.  Mindful,...
A walk in solitude along an abandoned beach on this rainy day, delicate pinpricks of moisture gently pelting my face, refreshing me, reminding me that I am awake and alive.  I breathe into gratitude...
How to become still? Stop trying to be still. Simply relax into the moment and peacefully observe. Being stillness - not being still, but BEing Stillness. Just...
Deep Peace of the running wave to you, Deep Peace of the quiet earth to you, Deep Peace of the flowing air to you, Deep Peace of the shining star to you. ~ Gaelic...
I awaken to the sound of silence.  Peaceful, blissful soul stillness.  The world has not yet awakened, except for a lone raven's call from high in the cedars. I rise without a word, thankful for...
I listen to gentle pattering of rain droplets on the windows in this little cabin.  The most enchanting blooms of perfect pink roses grow on wild bushes out back.  For endless years of city living,...
A day of rest, slow movement, release of thoughts, and introspection comes to a close with the scent of summer dusk before a rain. Enchanting cacophony of birdsong as the feathered ones take cover...