Tarot Card of the Week, July 7-13, 2014: The Seven of Pentacles Returns

July 7, 2014

All human wisdom is summed up in two words – wait and hope. ~ Alexandre Dumas Père Only one month after its last visit, and following last week’s other, more challenging Seven, we welcome back the Seven of Pentacles. Is it only coincidence that its last appearance was, as will be the case this week, […]

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Happy Birthday to Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama

July 6, 2014

རྒྱལ་བ་བསྟན་འཛིན་རྒྱ་མཚོ་སྐུ་ཚེ་ཁྲི་ལོ་ནས་ཁྲི་ལོར་བརྟན་འགྱུར་ཅིག May His Holiness the Dalai Lama live for aeons to benefit all sentient beings – Tibetan prayer Today is the 79th birthday of His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama. His Holiness is the spiritual leader of the Tibetan people. He frequently states that his life is guided by three major commitments: the promotion of […]

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On Our Nation’s Birthday, Let Us Invoke the Goddess Libertas

July 4, 2014

Today we celebrate the birthday of the United States of America.  But despite the parties, celebrations, and business as usual, a shadow lies across the heart of our declaration that we are a government of, by, and for our actual people.  The Goddess Libertas is our country’s birth mother, our source, and the heart of […]

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Wordless Wednesdays: Return of the Summer Chorus

July 2, 2014

Cicadas (Click here for sound) Katydids (Click here for sound)

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Calling Upon Hecate

June 30, 2014

As you may know, on the last day of each month, I give honor to the Goddess Hecate. UPDATE, July 1: I continue this call, past Her feast day: In response to the ominous decision made by the United States Supreme Court today, and the ongoing corruption of the most fundamental principles of our democratic […]

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