Author Archives: dawnbramadat

Passion vs Security

File under “Dilemmas of Consciousness”  😉 In the last little while, I’ve found myself speaking with a lot of people about the difference between adrenaline-based and nesting sexuality. The passion of the first is fueled by the perception of danger, … Continue reading

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Summer Solstice, 2017

The Summer Solstice is on our doorsteps! The “joke” in this neck of the woods is that after June 21 Winter is on its way, as the daylight begins to slowly shrink towards the cold and the dark. And here … Continue reading

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WORDS and WOMEN

This first appeared in ‘The Heretic’ magazine, Vol.3, (which you can still buy in Kindle version from Amazon!), in 2012. I am pleased to realise that there is more awareness of these issues, 5 years on…. I hadn’t been prepared … Continue reading

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RE-IMAGINING INCARNATION

  First posted on July 11, 2014 We have learned to think of our bodies as what isolate us from the rest of the world – as prisons, not temples, of Spirit. The illusion of separation and aloneness is the source … Continue reading

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The Tyranny of “Normal”

First posted in August, 2014. Still relevant….   Not by any means a novel concept, but one that has been even more deeply etched into my heart these past few months, is the extent to which our definition of  ‘sane’ … Continue reading

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The Return of the Mommy…

Reposting, with love…. First posted on July 28, 2012 Ok, people…Let’s put all the hidden weapons on the table: all the arguments with teeth, the pointed looks, the dismissing gestures – yes, the prayer books, the time-worn copy of The Secret … Continue reading

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We ALL have PTSD : TriggersRUs

It seems to me that in the Pre-Trump Era (PTE) there were trigger warnings popping up every time we blinked, preceding all but the most neutered of media offerings. “Careful, now – hearing/watching/reading this bit of information may just bring … Continue reading

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