I’ve been watching a documentary series on Netflix called “The National Parks: America’s Best Idea.” I’m only on the second episode – “The Last Refuge” – but I highly recommend it to anyone who is an American or a nature lover. The imagery alone is worth the watch. There is some stunning footage of YellowstoneContinue reading “Porcupine Sighting at Sunset”
I wanted to share some photos I took during my last nature walk. A bottle full of moss. My outdoor shrine. Bones. Part of a small rodent’s jawbone. Wildflower. A moss covered rock. Trees waking up!
Last night found me beginning a new lunar cycle with my weekly retreat. Although my decision to avoid social networking, games, and the usual entertainment kind of annoys my husband (simply because he wants to enjoy those things with me), I find the escape refreshing. I accomplish much during those hours – including catching upContinue reading “Second Moon – New Moon”
Tonight I kept a promise I made to the Old Hag of Winter in my last trance experience. I brought her what I promised to the place she wanted it. This meant facing the dark and the cold. This meant facing fears. It is exhilarating to meet one’s fears head on, even when one’s heartContinue reading “Gifts for the Hag”
A cold and various errands kept me out of the forest this past week. I decided to get back out today. I brought a small offering as well as some food scraps. Some may balk at bringing “garbage” to the woods, but I don’t have an operational compost heap or worm bin at the moment.Continue reading “Walking in a Winter Wonderland”