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Thanksgiving Grace

Praise Her from whom all blessings flow. Fruits of Her harvest to bestow. Sustain us as we change and grow. Praise Mother Earth our ancient home. Blessed be.   ~ a Pagan Grace, author unknown Happy Thanksgiving! As Caitlin Matthews points out in her beautiful and essential The Celtic Spirit: Daily Meditations for the TurningContinue reading Continue Reading

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Wordless Wednesdays: Between Heaven and Earth

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Have a Blessed Day of Thanks Giving

Praise Her from whom all blessings flow. Fruits of Her harvest to bestow. Sustain us as we change and grow. Praise Mother Earth our ancient home. Blessed be.   ~ Pagan Grace, author unknown Today is the day officially set aside to count our blessings. So I want to take this opportunity to give thanksContinue reading Continue Reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Quiet Gratitude

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Tarot Card of the Week, Aug. 26-Sept. 1, 2013: Ten of Cups

Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred…I have a dream that my four children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character… I have aContinue reading Continue Reading

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Gratitude Day 18 in a Month Full of Thanksgiving

Travelers, there is no path; paths are made by walking. ~ Antonio Machado I am grateful today that, after many years of hovering on the edges, dodging, denying, hemming, hawing, and arguing over semantics, I am at peace with knowing I am psychic. I have been conflicted for years about it because that word is soContinue reading Continue Reading

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Not Wordless Today

Dance is the fastest, most direct route to the truth. ~ Gabrielle Roth Noted musician, author, recording artist, philosopher, shaman of transformation, and beloved dancer, Gabrielle Roth, has died. Founder of Raven Recordings and The Moving Center School, creator of the 5Rhythms™ movement system, and with 20 albums of percussive-centered dance music to her credit, she was alsoContinue reading Continue Reading

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Saturday Inspiration Poetry

I thought and thought and thought about what pithy, powerful poetry I might post today for my Solar Return.  But this, as it has in past years, suits me just fine. (ps: If you’d like to help me celebrate my birthday, please donate a little (or a lot) to my dearest Cherry Hill Seminary). SeeContinue reading Continue Reading

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Wordless Thursday: Healing and Hope in the Name of Flora

Okay, yesterday’s post was a bummer and not really wordless. It’s a new day, and so I am offering this in the name of healing, hope, and beauty. Many thanks to my dear friend, Mike, who shared it with me.  I hope you will enjoy it, too. (And once again, I strongly recommend expanding itContinue reading Continue Reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Wild Turkeys Visit Laurel Hill

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Tarot Card of the Week – August 22-28, 2011: Four of Cups

He who binds to himself a joy Does a winged life destroy; But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity’s sun rise. ~ William Blake, Eternity More Cups for us this week, but lacking in the happy connections that we saw in last week’s offering. The Tarot Cups have to doContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week – August 8-14, 2011: Six of Pentacles

Too many have dispensed with generosity in order to practice charity. ~ Albert Camus From last week’s Seven, like the current Mercury retrograde, we seem to be going backwards. Returning for a visit exactly one year later, the Six of Pentacles appears this week of the Full Moon, in the middle of global financial crisis.Continue reading Continue Reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Fritillary Finds the Feeder

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Tarot Card of the Week: June 13-19, 2011

To discover the heart is the greatest initiation. ~ Inayat Khan, founder of the Sufi Order in the West In this powerful week of the Full Sagittarius Moon and Lunar Eclipse, we receive yet another message from the Major Arcana to slow down, refrain from pushing and allow things to be what they are. Sometimes,Continue reading Continue Reading

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For My Mom and Mothers Everywhere

The title of Byron’s poem was the quote bestowed on my mother in her high school yearbook. I would say they got it just exactly right. You are never far from my heart, but I always think of you when I hear this poem, Mom.  I am especially thinking of you today. With love andContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week: August 16-22, 2010

All human wisdom is summed up in two words – wait and hope. — Alexandre Dumas Père Following last week’s visit from the Six and with unsubtle timing during this early part of the harvest season (in the Northern Hemisphere), the Seven of Pentacles appears. As most people may be aware, seven is considered aContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week: February 22 – 28

When despair for the world grows in me, and I wake in the night at the least sound in fear of what my life and my children’s lives may be — I go and lie down where the wood drake rests in his beauty on the water, and the great heron feeds. I come intoContinue reading Continue Reading

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Skidding and Skating

Habit is habit and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed downstairs a step at a time. — Mark Twain I love the insights some of you are sharing! What you are noticing, and what Julia promises for the rest of us, is that our blocking devices will beginContinue reading Continue Reading

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Achieving Mastery

When the world says, “Give up,” Hope whispers, “Try it one more time.” — Author Unknown I just love how there is a magic of synchronicity that happens on the Web. Often, when I am focusing on a particular topic, as if by coincidence (but we know better, don’t we?), some of my favorite bloggers,Continue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week: Sept. 28 – Oct. 4

The Ten of Cups…Know that the seeking and yearning will avail you not, unless you know the Mystery: for if that which you seek, you find not within yourself, you will never find it without. — from the Charge of the Goddess, traditional by Doreen Valiente Bliss! Only a month after its last appearance, thisContinue reading Continue Reading

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