Tag: dark part of the year

Winter stories

The darkest night, oh how rich and comforting your gifts Like the darkest depth of the earth it contains our sorrows and joys Care taking all potential It keeps it, churns it and later We emerge as new towards the light We stretch into… Continue Reading “Winter stories”

A rough start

A rough start. Do you hear the rumble deep in the shadows and up in the starry sky? Unfolding and twisting, slow and steady. Fear gripped the chest and breathing drops heavy. A rough start. Do we coil inwards or open up like bare… Continue Reading “A rough start”

Shadows at dawn

The pull of a new calendar year is strong, as if something in me can’t wait for a clean sheet of paper to start writing another story. It yarns for the taste of spring, for fresh changes. This is very much in the collective… Continue Reading “Shadows at dawn”

Samhain 2018

As Samhain is approaching I am afraid less and less. The gap between Air and Earth elements within me lessens. I have been thinking too much lately, unable to land and stand still, but I have learnt over the years that sometimes this is… Continue Reading “Samhain 2018”

Descending into darkness with joy

The excitement within me rising this Mabon in anticipation of the descent journey that is starting. This part of the year is not going to change for me, I feel, as I adore the darker part of the year and get truly excited about… Continue Reading “Descending into darkness with joy”

Happy Winter Solstice 2017

Blessings to all this Winter Solstice! Let there be light again. Gratitude and appreciation for all support for RawPagan blog. Look forward to more sharing and connection in 2018. Natalia

At the door of Samhain

At the door of Samhain what often becomes open to us are our own abilities, gifts and things that we had always known but haven’t utilised or engaged with either recently or ever. It is a magical time when we naturally align with what… Continue Reading “At the door of Samhain”