Tales of Nanunja 3

I am Nanunja.  I live deep in the forests of Mother Earth. The air I breathe is as soft, sweet and crisp as the scent of  fresh  pine needles. My tribe is known as the Wai’a’atika. During my spirit walk to meet my totem as a young warrior brave, the Great Bear came to me. He… More Tales of Nanunja 3

Sacrifice

  We trudged single file through the dark forest, trudging deeper and deeper, until I lost all sense of direction. The band of travellers I was with had invited me to join them. They told me it was a special place they were going to. One that only they knew about. A place of mystery… More Sacrifice

Hearts and Hugs

There is so much hurt in the world. Let’s not add  any more to it. Instead, let’s focus  on making it better. One step at a time. This fellow is leading by example – Here’s what connecting to the heart does – Let’s connect! Raili Tanska YouTube

Sunday Serenity

Find a  quiet  space. Somewhere you will be undisturbed for a while.  A sacred space where you feel calm and peaceful. It may be a nook you have created at home, in the garden, by the seaside  … Sit or lie in a comfortable position. Spine straight, arms and legs uncrossed. Take a few deep… More Sunday Serenity

Sacred

In the vastness that is  Creation I stand solitary sanctity surrounded immersed in the Holy of Holies a speck a mote of dust in awe of the majesty the beauty the breath-taking-in-ness of it all There are no words to describe it It fills my heart and Soul © Raili Tanska Images – Pixabay Written… More Sacred

Echoes of Raili

I’m navel gazing this week. This post is all about me, me, me –  Raili. ‘Cos I celebrated my birthday last week. Top row L – R: me with Dad on my wedding day;  My brother Erkki, me, my sister Ritva after Dad’s funeral Middle row:  Me having a bubble bath; Mum and my siblings.… More Echoes of Raili

Tales of Nanunja 2

I am Nanunja.  I live deep in the forests of Mother Earth. The air I breathe is as soft, sweet and crisp as the scent of  fresh  pine needles. My tribe is known as the Wai’a’atika. During my spirit walk to meet my totem as a young warrior brave, the Great Bear came to me. He… More Tales of Nanunja 2

Roo poo

He was one of a kind. We met him at a business dinner neither of us was too keen to go to. But it was in the early days of  the YTBTRH (Yet To Become The Retired Husband) setting up his business. He needed the contacts.  As it so happened this guy was one of… More Roo poo