If you surrendered to theair, you could ride it.

Toni Morrison

I dream of painting andthen I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh


chapter tenThe Air Voiceinspiration, possibility, and spiritual connection

The following are examples of the air voice. Can you hear them in your imagination?

A doting father makes faces and babbles happy nonsense at his newborn child.

Marilyn Monroe sings “Happy Birthday, Mr. President” to John F. Kennedy.

A storyteller leans toward a group of children and breathlessly intones, “Once upon a time in a land far, far away…”

Doves coo at twilight.

An elderly woman prattles to her little dog in tones that make him wiggle with excitement.

The voices of the Vienna Boys Choir fill the cathedral with angelic sound.

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