When I was little, Spring meant I’d color with the light green crayon from the Crayola box. The darker green was reserved for Summer when the leaves matured. The seasons change faster now and the Spring colors evoke nostalgia. In Spring the forsythias and crocuses give way to the azaleas. Their vivid explosion speaks with loud vindication. Their colors and the light green crayon of my youth expressed an innocent voice of hope and expectation; the end of the school year, th
As Spring folds into Summer, it occurs me that green was a great choice for plants and trees. Not that Nature ever makes a bad choice and Fall is gorgeous with its flaming array of colors, but green feels like a promise fulfilled. In the world of energy, the Heart Chakra’s color is green. It marks the transition from fear and survival-driven motives to open-hearted, loving motives. When the Earth cracks open in Spring and gives forth a celebration of greenness, our hearts
Rosanne posts her teachings and observations in this part of Essential Spirit. Enjoy her wisdom and learn from her years of study and practice.