Inspiring Enchantment & Illumination with Tarot & Intuitive Guidance

Illumination – To Hold Stillness

Dim the Lights and Welcome the Instructive Embrace of Mother Night

If you have struggled to observe the Halcyon Days’ pause and quiet, this night is a gift for us. Heed now the counsel of the Great Dark Mother. Continue Reading

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The Candle for the Last Sun Day before Solstice

We stand on the final threshold before Winter Solstice. Keeper of Earth’s deepest places, the roots that are beyond knowing, guide our way home. Continue Reading

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The Birth Draws Near, Its Light We See: We Now Ignite Candle Three

Tonight we light the next candle on our Solstice Sun Circle Wreath and it is clear that a great birthing is on the way! We welcome it with joy. Continue Reading

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Tonight We Unite By Candlelight

Tonight, all those counting down only to Christmas, as well as all who are counting down to Solstice, join together, lighting our candles of hope. Continue Reading

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Wordless Wednesday for 9/11: Do Not Lose Heart, We Were Made for These Times

Holding stillness, and remembering who we really are, and why we are here. “Soul on deck shines like gold in dark times.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estés Continue Reading

Wordless Wednesday: The Snow Storm of Feb. 2019

There are some big advantages to living in North Carolina. This is our snowpocalypse from the big Winter Storm now blasting through some 39 states. Continue Reading

The Ebbing of the Year, the Turning of the Tide

You may recall this from the funeral service for Jackie Kennedy Onassis. I’ve always loved it. May it be a gift of farewell to the end of this year. Continue Reading

Wordless Wednesday: Halos Over Sweden

Thank goodness the government shutdown has not put the APOD website on hiatus – yet. These solar ice halos were captured over Sweden. Natural magick! Continue Reading

Heed Now the Pause Given by the Mother

If you have not been able to observe the Halcyon Days’ pause and quiet, this night is your chance. Listen now to counsel of the Great Dark Mother. Continue Reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Let Us Never Forget or Turn Our Backs

Irish immigrants arrive in America

Blessings to America, on her birthday today. May we never, ever forget that our own ancestors were “the huddled masses.” Let welcome and freedom ring. Continue Reading

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