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What's A Grief Ritual? grief spirituality Sep 24, 2022

Maybe you've been hearing about the Making Room for What Is community grief practice in October and wondering:

What is a Grief Ritual anyway? 

I can answer this question in a few ways, but in general: a grief ritual is an intentional time to be in relationship with Grief.

It...

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A Simple Somatic Practice for Grief embodiment grief ritual soma somatics spirituality Sep 19, 2022

My starting point in working with a client or with myself is almost always the same:

The body.

Somatic or somatics is just a fancy way of saying: pertaining to the body, or soma.  

So when it comes to grief, like anything else, I start with Body.

This is a...

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How to Make Friends with Time balance healing soma spirituality time Aug 14, 2022

Do you feel like there's never enough time? 

Do you want more of it?  

What if I told you you could completely shift your experience of time...at will?  Would you believe me? 

Let's consider the possibility that the problem isn't that there "isn't enough"...

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Vibin' with Mary Magdalene christianity eroticism mary meditation priestess spirituality Jul 21, 2022

Friday July 22nd is a special day in my world: the Feast day of Mary Magdalene, Apostle to the Apostles, initiatory and lover of Jesus, and goddess-priestess of early mystical proto-Christianity.

For me, Mary has been a powerful teacher of sacred embodiment, sexuality, sovereignty, subtlety,...

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Fire Your Gods: A Priestess Origin Story priestess spirituality Jun 30, 2022

I am often asked how I got started on this whole priestess path. 

So in honor of Mary Magdalene, who's feast day is July 22nd, for the month of July I'm going to share my story with you, in several parts.  

This week's segment is on how I came to to fire the...

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A Song-Prayer to Quiet Overwhelm prayer song spirituality May 23, 2022

Many of the world's spiritual and cultural traditions show us how song and movement are big medicine for metabolizing experiences that would be too great for one person to digest on one's own.

And anyone of you who has known me for any amount of time know that song is one of my cherished...

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3 Simple Questions To Turn Overwhelm Into Options intuition journaling overwhelm spirituality May 17, 2022

I have a story to tell you.

Some of you were there with me five years ago when I left my job at the yoga studio and was trying to figure out what was next. 

What you might not know is that there were many dark days that season when I felt paralyzed with overwhelm and self-doubt.

But I had...

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A Solstice Oracle In Three Words earth spirituality solstice spirituality Jun 18, 2019

Friends~

I am sitting today musing and meditating in preparation for the Solstice retreat I will be facilitating this weekend as the closing gathering of this spring’s Moon Circle. A group of eight women and I (see photos below from our last circle!) have journeyed together over the...

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Jesus Didn't Die For My Sins ancestors christian christianity earth spirituality easter full moon interspirituality jesus roman catholic women priests spirituality theology Mar 30, 2018

Today the moon has ripened into fullness.  It's the second day of Passover, and what my spiritual tradition of origin calls Holy Saturday.  I write to you from a small retreat center in Lacey where my faith community sets up camp from Wednesday of Holy Week until Easter Sunday for the...

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Happy Spring! (BTW, I'm A Psychic). depression energy medicine mental health psychic spirituality spring spring equinox Mar 20, 2018

Yep. You read that right. This may not be a surprise to some of you, as I’ve been slipping new language into my posts and blogs other the past year.  I’ve shared about doing readings, getting messages, and practicing energy medicine.  And it does say it, explicitly...

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