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1 year, 11 months ago Posted in: ., Acupuncture, Asian Medicine, Climate Change, Medicine, Self care, The Storm 0
The Courage to Face the Storm (Season of Water/Winter)

  It’s a chilly, quiet day here on the darkest day of the year as I sit and ponder what to say about self-care in regards to the 5-elements view of Water and the season of Winter. There’s a deep well of metaphors and insight that emerge anytime we begin speaking of water, particularly in the […]


  I’ve been a bit behind in my intended goal to blog about my take on the 5-elements as they unfold in their respective seasons, and how to utilize that wisdom in our personal and collective struggles. As I wrote in Tending the Fires Within and Without, recharge is a necessary element in following our passion […]


2 years, 2 months ago Posted in: ., Asian Medicine, Brighid, Decolonialism, Fire Magick, Medicine, Self care, The Storm 0

As mentioned in part 1 of this blog, there are numerous “Yang” forms of recharge that I think are equally valid methods of cultivating resilience as more “Yin” forms like adequate rest and down-time. This is not to say that the former are any more recommended than the later- on the contrary, we cannot have […]


2 years, 4 months ago Posted in: ., Asian Medicine, Brighid, Climate Change, Decolonialism, Fire Magick, The Storm 0

  This summer has been an incredibly busy one for me, with an above average work week where I’ve been on the verge of burnout more than a few times. As a dedicated fire priest however, this is familiar territory, as I’ve been participating in extended fire rituals and festivals during the summer months most of […]


3 years ago Posted in: ., Apocalypse, Decolonialism, The Storm 0

Some very intense and challenging conversations have been going in my community recently, as I’m sure they are in just about every community these days. In the face of the many crisises unfolding around us at this time, it can be difficult to hold compassion and a sense of hope for humanity. It is not […]


3 years, 2 months ago Posted in: ., Apocalypse, Astrology, Climate Change, Decolonialism, The Storm 0

I’m going to go out on a limb here an post a blog about this upcoming Blood Moon that will be occurring in the observable constellation of Pisces. Many other astrologers have published blogs about this event happening in Aries- because their books tell them so. However a Sidereal astrologer, or anyone else who pays […]


3 years, 11 months ago Posted in: ., Astrology, Decolonialism, The Storm 0

As promised in my previous post, I want to discuss what I see in the stars regarding this coming year, as well as a bit about what happened last year. It is ironic to me that in spite of having little personal attachment to New Year as a holiday, I am taking on a very […]