Lesley Irene Shore

Lesley Irene Shore

Returning

Returning

The seasons turned into years. Where have I been? What was I doing? And why have I neglected this blog? I was writing a book, and writing the book demanded all of my attention. It’s been a labor of love and I’m delighted to report that I finally finished the...
Survivor Tree

Survivor Tree

When we moved from Harmony Farm, I retired from my psychology practice along with other professional commitments. I opened my heart to new opportunities and interests. After settling into my new home, I began roaming Fox Hill’s woods. While walking along a newly...
Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks

Thanksgiving Day invites us to focus on gratitude and to give thanks for all that we have in our lives.  It reminds us to practice gratitude, not merely this one day of the year, but each and every day of our lives. Opening to gratitude shifts our...
Praying

Praying

On the day of the impending blizzard, I took my usual walk in the woods.  Snow drifted down lazily around me as I put one foot in front of the other and connected with the land around me.  Arriving in my sacred prayer area, I stood for a while surveying the...
Doe

Doe

The other day I received an e-mail from a friend.  After informing me that her husband had been hospitalized with pneumonia shortly after contracting the flu, she asked that I hold him in my thoughts and pray for his recovery.   Later that morning I...