Creating Sanctuary, Shifting Spirit

June 13, 2017           Chesapeake I didn’t sleep well last night and fought with myself for a good long while before finally getting up and writing the...

The roots thread the Earth, tree-veins, dormant In these winter months. Imbolc, the brief pause Between Inbreath and Outbreath, as the roots Feel the first tingle of Spring, feel the sap...

Walking the Celtic Wheel of the Year For the past few years, I’ve spent a lot of time traveling. Being a homebody at heart, all of the travel, while exciting, is...

Imagine 8 women ranging in age from 58 to 13 years, walking in the darkness of Leo new moon onto a Virginia seashore to watch the Perseids. The women are carrying...

I have always loved gardening. It is one of the things that I did not come to late in life, though many of the greatest things about me have bloomed late....

Until a few years ago my entire experience with talking circles consisted of one trip to a horrible Al-Anon group and the understanding that there was a form of group therapy...

Today is the first day of my cycle. Beyond the things that be must done (grocery shopping or we would starve!), I like to spend the first day or two really...

  On Mayday weekend of 2013, I held a Welcoming Women ceremony for my daughter and her friend, both members of our Pink Tent circle. This was a celebration to welcome...

Are you ready for your daughter to learn the things you are hesitant to teach her, or have just forgotten to teach her or maybe there are simply things you don’t...

  Someone asked me to write about what breaks my heart open. This is a start.