Author Archives: Deborah

About Deborah

Deborah Jane Milton, Ph.D. is an artist, mentor, and eco-psychologist, mother of four and grandmother of eight.

Wonders of Water

March 22nd was a global call to bless our waters. I didn’t have time that day to offer the proper prayer called for but luckily prayer comes in many forms. As I rode the ferry that morning back to the … Continue reading

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Spirit in the Pub/ Soul at the Table

My friend, Sondra, asks me to join her and another friend for Happy Hour at a local pub. I have never been much of a pub goer, so the first time she asked, I was kind of relieved not to … Continue reading

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Grief’s Gift

The tragedy that hit my old home town moves me in subtly deep and surprising ways – Trying to put it into words for you, I describe me as experiencing an openness, a gratitude for being embodied, an acceptance of … Continue reading

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Suburban Avalanche

When they’re snug inside their home by the hearth, reading or writing maybe, cooking dinner, perhaps creating art, they don’t expect to die by avalanche.  They’ve lived at the base of a mountain for thirty years, weathered all kinds of … Continue reading

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Fierce Love

With gratitude to my friend Jane for inspiring these thoughts in our conversation today. By the end of January and the official end of the Painting the Feminine course with Connie Hozvicka, I felt discombobulated. Confusion over love tossed me … Continue reading

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The Heart of Art

As one painting journey ends, another  begins. I am struck with the gift of all the online opportunities to pray for this earth of ours through the blessings of art. I spent the month of January totally immersed in Painting … Continue reading

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Current Offerings

Fearless Sisters Oracle Card Decks: Awakening to your Divine Self Intuitive painters from around the world share wisdom and inspiration, 39 women, 6 countries, 3 continents and 44 paintings, from our hearts to yours including 2 from yours truly, Deborah … Continue reading

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Grooving on the Healing Nature of Art

  Our well being, and our planet’s, depends on creating our asses off. I’m serious! We need to bring beauty back. We need to honor the spontaneous expression of wonder and surprise. We need to remember what makes us hummmmmm, … Continue reading

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Light Obsession

Darkness calls me with its power. I love night’s beauty. .. the magnificence of day blind stars, the aurora borealis yanking audible awe from my throat, moon sprinkling diamonds on snow, the forest breathing more slowly as trees, quite literally, … Continue reading

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The Sacredness of Relating

This last month has flown by. Praying True, the global group on Facebook mentioned for the first time in my last post, grows in giant steps and deepens my commitment to living a life of reverence. And you know what … Continue reading

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