Category: Earth gifts

Strawberry tree

A big tree like a mighty oak, one with a wide, embracing thick canopy, but instead of leaves on branches there hang big red ripe strawberries. They smell strong and juice looks about to burst out of them. I pull branches down and begin… Continue Reading “Strawberry tree”

Winter and self-containment

The lesson, new and fresh and perfectly framed, that I have experienced lately was of a thing called self-containment. It is visual for me, as well as, sensory in the body. I tap more into it when I dance, for example. Self-containment is a… Continue Reading “Winter and self-containment”

Simple Earth Spell

The last wish of nature

What does nature want? Presence, heart, connection. It wants to be and it wants to live. It seeks the same things any human would. It is the ‘original’ life, birth-giving entity that we all come from. The reality is that one day nature is… Continue Reading “The last wish of nature”

Naked ‘truths’

No one thinks about you as half as you think they do (everyone is pre-occupied with working out their ways around life) Emotions are not the same as thoughts (emotions are more primal and instinctual, therefore more valuable in many respects) Life is not… Continue Reading “Naked ‘truths’”

Part of the whole

When going somewhere beautiful it is overwhelming to think that I am part of it all and not just in a sense of sharing a living space but down to cellular level of things. Do we truly know it? All of the time? It… Continue Reading “Part of the whole”

Learning from the Wheel of the Year

Mabon Blessings to everyone on this beautiful early autumnal morning! The air today is ever so slightly chilly and I wholeheartedly welcome it. It speaks to me of the time we start  our slow descent into the misty, chilly and dark. Land, weather and… Continue Reading “Learning from the Wheel of the Year”