"Teach Me to Fly" - Painting by Mara Friedman

“Teach Me to Fly” – Painting by Mara Friedman

I am grateful today for the blessing of time with girlfriends. I had lunch with my wonderful friend Diane (see also Patting My Heart for Diane and Filling Petals with Sunshine) and had the abundant joy of meeting one of her friends, Tanya, a lovely spirit.

Me and Diane

Me and Diane

Tanya and Diane

Tanya and Diane

I had dinner with my “Chakra Group” which is always a comforting and cathartic evening of friendship and love. Maybe it’s the season…I am feeling the power my friends have to transform me and my life.

Chakra Group (2009) - Kate,  Ginny, Blair, me and Lori

Chakra Group (2009) – Kate, Ginny, Blair, me and Lori

Today I awoke feeling like a brave transformer whose roots go deep and whose spirit soars so high.


About Vicki L Flaherty

I am most alive when I am creating, whether through writing, photography, gardening, cooking, crafting, sewing, yoga. I enjoy traveling because it opens me to greater awareness and new possibilities. I find a special joy when I’ve helped someone see their brilliance and express their full potential. As I've focused on living more mindfully, I've found special joy in expressing myself through poetry and photography, and in truly being in relationship with those I meet along my journey.

5 responses »

  1. What a beautiful post and I want I chakra group too! Living lightly and grounded in Mother Earth is exactly how we learn to fly.

    • Karen, oh, and everyone should have their form of Chakra Group – friends that hold you when you are falling and lift you further up when you are soaring ( oh, yeah, and cook delicious foods and create a sense of delicious peace in the world. Wishing you that feeling…

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