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Waiting with the Dark: Dark Power

There is no end to death. There is no end to birth. And what has been lost, lives still in the dark, waiting for its moment waiting for its form into which to be re-born. These are the 2015 Guardians from the Dark Goddess Tarot who inspired my poem above   This third week of [...]

Descent and Return of the Light

From October 31st to February 1st, I will be marking the Descent and Return of the Light here in the Northern Hemisphere with ritual, writings, and special offerings from my Tarot practice.  There will be in-person activities here in Western Massachusetts as well as on-line events and special blog posts to take advantage of from [...]

Waiting with the Dark Week 4: Release and Renew

This is the fourth week of a the season-long ritual, Descent and Return of the Light, that takes the Winter Solstice as its hinge. You can join in at any time by just working with the theme of the week. A wreath / altar / reliquary / focal point with 4 candles is suggested as a [...]

Waiting with the Dark Week 1: Gratitude

This is the first week of a the season-long ritual, Descent and Return of the Light, that takes the Winter Solstice as its hinge. This week’s theme and practices around Gratitude also lend themselves well to marking the U.S. holiday of Thanksgiving. The ritual continues next week with the theme of Opening to the Ancestors.  [...]

Waiting with the Dark Tele-Sharing Circles

Join a small group of fellow seekers (no more than 6) to share your stories of what you are experiencing as you wait with the dark and deepen your exploration with meditation and special Tarot spreads. This circle follows the first half of the Descent and Return of the Light seasonal ritual. Sessions will be [...]