An Old Blue Light by Terra Olvr
an old blue light --
which emanated from
and lead me
through the mountains
until i wandered
back to You.
Collection of poetry and illustrations. 66 pages (Black & White). Published by Recenter Press in September 2017.
Terra Olvr is a Philadelphia-based writer, the founder / editor of Recenter Press, and a practitioner of Vipassana and nonviolent communication. Most of their work explores unlearning toxic conditioning, working through trauma, and personal, interpersonal, and collective transformation. They are the author of An Old Blue Light and Processes: A Meditation, and their work has appeared in The Huffington Post, BUST Magazine, SELF Magazine, Hello Giggles, Cordella Magazine, Rose Water Magazine, and more. They worked with the Hope Villa Artist Residency in the Western Ghats of India in March of 2016, were the Artist-In-Residence at The Schoolhouse at Mutianyu at The Great Wall of China in March 2017, and have lived and worked in various intentional communities. They spend a lot of time walking through wherever they happen to be.