As I sit here working on a project I never imagined I would be working on, I am in constant awe of
It got me thinking of the spiral. In my continued fascination with spirals, I find myself at the end of another year. I will finish school in another semester and the path that led me to is another amazing one which has led me to apply for a MA in Rehabilitative Counseling. I have been "counseling: in my work for too many years now. I may as well get a few letters after my name to prove I can accomplish the task I have already been doing. Again, the spiral. I am spinning back to where I once was, but now at a different angle, looking at it from a different perspective. It represents continual change and evolution and the interconnectedness of all things.
I found myself back again, dealing with an assault from 2008. I participated in a criminal trial earlier this month. That experience has yet to hit the paper from my pen. It is still brewing. Again. In a different way, from a different view, or a different consciousness. This newer consciousness emanating from this wildly different year (I went back to school after a 10 year hiatus.) is expanding outward (and inward) as spirals do. I read this yesterday about this kind of spiral movement: