Piscean sea

Rest and heal at the Pisces New Moon

The last New Moon of the solar year occurs in Pisces, the sign of the fishes, on the morning of March 17th, 2018. The twelfth sign of the zodiac symbolizes the ending of a cycle and the merging of the individual back into the ocean of consciousness, into the in-between space prior to rebirth. This … Continue reading Rest and heal at the Pisces New Moon

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Commit to your soul’s path at the Capricorn New Moon

Capricorn, the sea-goat, is depicted as a watery, spiritual creature of the sea transitioning to an earthbound, mountain climbing goat. Capricorn, associated with the feminine wisdom of the grandmothers, spurs us to make concrete the desires of the soul. It’s highest expression is manifesting spirit into form. As a cardinal sign, Capricorn marks the beginning … Continue reading Commit to your soul’s path at the Capricorn New Moon

Find light within at the Sagittarius New Moon

“In a dark time, the eye begins to see” Theodore Roethke At the Sagittarius New Moon on December 17th, the darkest time of the month conjoins with the darkest time of the year in the northern hemisphere. The solar year ends and begins anew just days later at the Winter Solstice, when the Sun stands … Continue reading Find light within at the Sagittarius New Moon

Scorpio and the places that scare us

“Shadow work is the path of the heart warrior” - Carl Jung Here in the northern hemisphere, we are immersed in deep darkness. We’ve just finished with Halloween, originally known as All Hallow’s Evening, a time for honoring our ancestors and loved ones who have passed, as well as our own mortality. Ancient Northern European … Continue reading Scorpio and the places that scare us

Find your balance in the dark

As the Sun rose in the constellation of Libra at the autumnal equinox in late September, we came to the point where light and dark were, briefly, in balance. Day was equal to night, illustrating the meaning of the scales, symbol of the zodiac sign of Libra. We are just past the halfway point of … Continue reading Find your balance in the dark

Reading the map of the soul

I have been a map freak for as long as I can remember. My addiction began on family road trips, as I pored over routes and destinations with Dad. I became good at reading the symbols and lines, calculating distances, finding the shortest route or most scenic, or the one with the longest stretches of … Continue reading Reading the map of the soul

Harmonizing with the rhythms of the cosmos

We humans are not designed to be random. Our bodies are in tune with the sun and moon, the seasons and stars, and the weather. We can learn to feel these connections and harmonize with them, supporting our innate capacity for health. Built in to the traditional healing science from India, called Ayurveda, are prescriptions … Continue reading Harmonizing with the rhythms of the cosmos