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Summer Solstice Meditations: Gratitude, Joy, Illumination, and Evil

Gratitude, joy, and connection are the qualities to cultivate during the Summer Solstice’s height of light. Both the Sioux elder and the scientist agree. Okute of the Teton Sioux is remembered as saying: All living creatures and all plants derive their life from the sun. If it were not for the sun, there would be [...]

Tending the Returning Light Week One: What Can Be Born of Our Broken Parts

The Descent and Return of the Light seasonal ritual continues with  this first week of Tending the Returning Light, which continues through January. If you want to catch up with the ritual, you may want to find a Solstice Seed (don’t worry that it is past the Solstice; you can think of it as a [...]

Soul Practices for Week of 7/27/15: Canoe – Two of Fire – 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, [...]

Soul Practices for Week of 6/29/15: Sun – Five of Air – Child of Earth

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, [...]

Tending Week 1: What Can Be Born of Our Broken Parts

This is the first week of Tending the Returning Light as part of the Descent and Return of the Light Winter Season series.  In December we embraced the darkness, released the no-longer-needed into its dark nurture, and imagined the seed of the new planted deep in the compost of what we’d released. Then we gathered [...]