Declaration of Cedric, Declaration of Self

Declaration of Cedric, Declaration of Self

I step from this, my 30th year in the human form known as Cedric Clitheroe, Into the next cycle around the sun, as much more. Son of Cameron and Cecilia Clitheroe. Once known as Douglas Adam. Brother to Kate and David Clitheroe. I am Nomad. I am Explorer. I am...

Of Gods, A Man, and the Infinite

They say the Gods formed the mountains as symbols of their prowess, and that the mountains rise or cower, year after year, as the Gods continue to out-do each other. Mountains in this physical world of man, as well as those in the inner landscapes of all conscious...
Of Winter and Wolf

Of Winter and Wolf

Winter. The season of transition and turnover. at first glance it is cold, lifeless, and stagnant. But Winter has it’s secrets. Life is hidden under layers of cold and snow. There is an energy and a way of life that the creatures of Winter follow. A flow that lacks...

The First Words

Courage to embrace the path before us does not come from some grande pedestal in the heavens, but from the very fibers of the foot that takes the first step. A wonderful friend of mine began my work day with an email. Lani had read my emails to her -we’re...
Goodbye Italy

Goodbye Italy

Goodbye Italy. I miss you already. I’ve found a corner of Italy that I haven’t heard much about until now, and I wish I had visited long ago. Torino and the small Hamlets around it feel much like the mountain towns I love in Oregon, with the added bonus of...

The 3 Gates of Communication

One of the most important areas I’ve focused my energy on is improving my understanding and capacity to COMMUNICATE. Communication is essential to everything, but it isn’t as simple as it seems. A concept in the space of your deep self lacks substance. It...

Let the Cups Become a Bowl

There’s a concept that’s important to me but often struggles to traverse the space between my heart and mind, to the heart and minds of others. It seems to be an issue of semantics. Or possible ego. But often this concept dies in the territory of...
An Open letter to the World Changers

An Open letter to the World Changers

Dear World Changers, I’ll get to my point, but there are some things you should understand first. I am an Explorer. First and foremost. I am a Traveler. I am a Nomad. Some chapters of my life are expansive in their motion. I’m in Roma one day and Lisbon...
I Will Not Go Gentle…

I Will Not Go Gentle…

When I watched the movie Interstellar, I did’t think many of the things I hear others say after such an experience. “What a grand story.” “That would be terrifying.” “That will never happen.” “He did a shit job with the...

Hydrating Cucumber Rub

The sort that doesn’t leave you looking up every five minutes to check and see if anyone is watching you. He never looked up once. The man wanted his face fresh… As per my decision to start posting memories, flashbacks, and stories from my travels in...