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This Issue: Music!

  David “Hummingbird” Walton Welcome to our serenade! Due to my personal relationship with this mellifluous energy, I cannot wait to hold open the Garden Gate to this transformational, consoling, mystical, heart aching, life-generating  gift.  It has walked with me, made me swoon, cry, and often rocks me…

This Issue: Balance!

Loved Ones, We open our gate to the possibility of maintaining our posture on the narrow road of “Balance.” Narrow, because it is so easy to fall into the myriad of emotions that keep us embroiled in daily news, narrow because we run to any source of activity…

This Issue: Joy!!

We commence!  We are holding 2018 to what we envision at Garden Spices, Joy.  The news may tell us differently, but we are affirming we can find joy in our living, no matter what our circumstances.  As usual, joy, like all gifts, resides within us.  Our contributors invite…

This issue: Stand

Loved Ones, Thank you. Thank you for standing with us, and for considering the myriad perspectives offered by Garden Spices Magazine. We are here with you in the flow of each moment. Our intentions lead the way, and our Contributors invite you into how, where, and when they…

This Issue: Freedom (of Choice)

The truth is, we explored the topic, “Freedom” in a previous issue.  However my spirit spoke the word, and the writers had the option of choosing their own topic.  Most of them chose Freedom.  I know why; so much has transpired that challenges our sense of freedom.  We…

Truth and Musings by Faeez van Doorsen

Comrades, What matters is holding close the knowledge that hatred only lasts for as long as love will allow. What matters is that there’s a revolution around the bend and if we falter now, we’ll incur regrets that spare no room for solace. What matters is that we…

This Issue: Anniversary Reflection!

Happy Anniversary! Reflection is the word, and when I look back upon the 3 years of serving our readers, I am reminded of how our journey began. It started with one word, “diversity.” My spirit called upon me to speak from the voices of every age, color, faith,…

This Issue: Flow!

How do we determine if we are in the flow? Do we ascertain a certain feeling that defines a level of comfort?  You bet we do!  We feel we are flowing when all things are operating in concert, and we know when we are out of sync.  This…

Back in the Flow: Artist Anna Arnold in the Studio

I met the brilliance of  Anna Arnold several years ago, coveting one of her vibrant pieces of work, her Madonna and Child.  Clevelanders have been fortunate enough to be graced by the illumination of her work through city murals, paintings, masks, and the many mediums this artist employs…

This Issue: Journey(s)!

Now, more than ever, we are beckoned to be what we want to see in the world. We summons and reflect upon our journey(s) of the past to realize who we are today and to envision our future.   As usual, the basket we weave is a myriad of…