Author Archives: drluccia

About drluccia

Seeker, Sufi, Educator, Interfaith Minister, Coffee Roaster, Wife, Grandmother, Veteran, Musician, Poet, Writer, n' Stuff 'n Things.

Soul Can’t Be Sold, Wisdom Can’t Be Bought

This, “reality show,” approach to life is getting stupid. People have to compete to prove they’re a good person doing good works? Really? Don’t we remember what happens every time humans play the, “my (religion/beliefs/practices) are better than yours,” game?Why … Continue reading

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Labyrinth Is Open The labyrinth at Superstition Mountain Campus, Central Arizona College in Apace Junction is open. Community members will gather at 6 p.m., May 2 with drums, sage, candles, sacred oils, holy waters, and open hearts to bless the … Continue reading

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Them, they, over there, those ‘monsters’, those bombers

Someone I know requested hearing only good stories about the recent tragedies, specifically the bombing in Boston. This has been a lot to take in, but today a good story came to me. Allow me to share it with you. … Continue reading

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What if prayer was alive?

It seems most prayer has become a visit to SantaGod. Give me, I need, We want, Show us … What if prayer was an individual or communal practice of tuning ourselves to the heart of the Divine? What if we … Continue reading

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What Spring Brings

This has waited until after Easter because I didn’t want to get caught up in the Easter/Eoster/Ostara/Ishtar, etc., debate. Don’t want to debate at all, in fact, but do appreciate deep, sincere, and even intense conversation. For almost half my … Continue reading

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Love the Marines, Hate the (hidden but true) Mission

Let me start by saying as a veteran and as an American, I respect all branches of the military even while I hope they never have to be used again to promote corporate interests and that we humans may move … Continue reading

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Ethics & Education

Ethics. That’s what’s on my mind and heart today. Names removed to protect anonymity. ——————————- Question to me. —– So it’s not ethical to write a paper for someone? Is it ethical to charge $18k to attend school for a … Continue reading

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Resurrection, Restoration, Renewal, Rebirth

Spring brings much to celebrate with its themes of resurrection, restoration, renewal, and rebirth. This re-launch is part of that. The focus of Heartwing Education is interfaith learning, understanding, and community building. This site includes course and program information, poetry, … Continue reading

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Say Yes … to Serve

This week, I had the great honor to meet with Rev. Kyle Hutchinson, Doreen Hutchinson (his mother), and for a bit with Ken Hutchinson (father and husband). Kyle, Doreen, and I discussed the details of the legal creation of Earth … Continue reading

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Saying Yes to Yes

I was not raised to be a positive person. Yet, I find I can see the positive in every situation. I was not raised to be an optimist. Yet, I am truly optimistic in my outlook. Last night, I was … Continue reading

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