A Fairy You Be

Connecting with fairy energy during the girls camp this week sent me diving into my old writings… Here’s a poem I wrote many years ago that still lightens my heart. Enjoy. Dance with me Dance with me Dance with me dear We’ll fly far away We’ll be back in a year A year is but a short time in this world far away Come there with me now Be happy be gay It’s springtime, it whispers, All … Continue reading…

Being a Fairy

  I’m helping out with a girl’s camp this week. Monday morning a dozen attendees aged 9 to 13 participated in the opening ceremony. The five women organizers created a truly magical experience for these near- and newly-pubescent young women.   On the open land behind one of the organizers home, we created a circle with “stations” to the four directions: East, South, West, North. Each of the directions had a focus: Angels, Fairies, Mermaids, Animals, with … Continue reading…

Right vs. Wrong

  I’ve noticed an interesting dichotomy within my psyche. When it comes to something new—whether it be a skill set, activity, or food combination—I’m resistant to step out of the known routine. Yet once I do, my body/mind feels a sense of glee, a tingling sensation, as though I’m receiving a physiological reward for my “daring” behavior.   As a child, routine was a given. Based on what day of the week it was I knew not … Continue reading…

Venus cycles…

On June 12th, Venus began a new 8 year cycle. (Read below for more from Cayelin Castell).   I’m particularly interested in this planet’s journey through the heavens, as I too will be celebrating an 8 year cycle later this summer when I turn 56.   This combination means Venus is especially “up” or influencing for me this year. I also like the fact that I began blogging again, sharing the love if-you-will, on this very day. … Continue reading…