i do like the island winters. got home and was soaked through in 30 seconds flat to grab a few photos of the dancing sea. no electricity, but no problem with the wood stove….
attraction is an interesting menace.
as we go through life, slamming into each other, few of us are aware of the less acknowledged hows and whys of relationships. we’re also largely unaware of why we’re so often unconsciously attracted – quite powerfully – to the worst possible candidates for intimate partners….
we work hard to maintain appearances, don’t we? be it banks, government, our schools, churches, the media, or our own selves, there is virtually unnoticeable progress, and instead, slowly swirling eddies of superficial, endless noisemaking….
our craft, our story – as the expression of our uniqueness and what we inherently strive for as our fully-actualized self – can take a lifetime to realize….
these two words are interesting, as are words and language in general. both attunement and atonement regard and refer to sound, or vibration, and frequency, be it “tune” or “tone”. so it’s no surprise they are, in the important ways, interchangeable….