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Threshold of the Dark Mini-Retreat

Each season offers different gifts and challenges, flows with its own rhythm and mystery.  When we tune our awareness to the offerings and energy of the season, we can better receive its wisdom and be supported in our spiritual devotions, divinatory seeking, and/or creative vocations. The turning from October to November is a threshold time [...]

Waiting with the Dark Week 2: Opening to the Ancestors

This is the second week of a the season-long ritual, Descent and Return of the Light, that takes the Winter Solstice as its hinge. The ritual continues next week with the theme of Dark Power. The cry of the geese as they migrate leaves a melancholy echo. Then silence. Most other birds have gone before and [...]

Descent Week Two: Opening to the Ancestors

This is the second week of Waiting with the Dark until the Solstice comes as part of the Descent and Return of the Light Series. You can join in this waiting at any time. You may want to start your circling with a night of Elemental Gratitude and then continue on to the focus and [...]

Soul Practices for the Week of 10/27/14: Teacher – 5 of Water – Elder of Water

Each week I pull Tarot cards to inspire practice that cultivates soul wisdom for readers of the blog as a group using the Gaian Tarot.  (If you want to read more about the process, check out Sacred Practices of the Gaian Tarot: The 3 P’s).You are invited to use the cards below to inspire your practice, and, [...]