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Solstice Seed of the New

We’ve been Waiting with the Dark as part of the Descent and Return of the Light seasonal ritual, and as we shift into the return of the light, we invite a Solstice seed of the new to show its first shape to us. The Shining Tribe Tarot‘s version of the Ace of Wands. You can do [...]

Descent and Return of the Light: We Begin in the Dark

“Though you live and work in the light, you were conceived and shaped in darkness. Darkness is one of our closest companions. It can never really surprise us; something within us knows the darkness more deeply that it knows the light. The dark is older than the light. In the beginning was the darkness. The [...]

Tending the Returning Light Week 4: Follow the Heart’s Light

The Descent and Return of the Light seasonal ritual concludes with this final week of Tending the Returning Light. You can jump right into this week’s theme or catch up with last week’s theme of Emergence.  And now the seed begins its journey of growth in the outer world, where the longer days kindle our [...]

Tending the Returning Light Week 3: Emergence

The Descent and Return of the Light seasonal ritual continues with this third week of Tending the Returning Light. You can jump right into this week’s theme, catch up with last week’s theme of Root and Reach, or check out the overview booklet to see the whole flow of the season. The Solstice seed emerges. After root [...]

Tending the Returning Light Week 2: Root and Reach

The Descent and Return of the Light seasonal ritual continues with this second week of Tending the Returning Light. You can jump right into this week’s theme, catch up with last week’s theme of What Can Be Born of Our Broken Parts, or check out the overview booklet to see the whole flow of the season. The [...]