Tag: dark part of the year

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Magic awakens

The wind is tangled in my hair and my bones are injected with the last sap of warm sunny days. I buzz with energy once again as we go deeper into autumn and Samhain gets nearer. I can feel myself touching other realms with…