Sense of Direction

In a recent circle of 7 friends, all had experienced a sense of a crossroads in their working lives. Whether it was balancing motherhood and breadwinner status or feeling burnt out and dissatisfied with a business model, each had had to consider how they were oriented...

Trusting Boundaries for Storm Wrack & Spindrift

I started this Year of Wonders with my eye on Faith and Trust, those two elusive qualities that once lost are hard to win back. But it feels, after more than a year of probing and prodding, that 2018 and 2019 have taught me more about Boundaries. So limiting. So...

New Moony Murky

After some sunny days, Portland is plunged into streaky grey rain again. It is April 5th, a New Moon day, and I am trying to come back from an expectation hangover. You remember what that is, right? I’m reeling from lots of realizations, and trying to get my...

Spring Equinox and Everything in Balance…

Happy Ostara, friends! Yesterday was the Vernal (Spring) Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere, which means we observe Ostara until sundown today. What does that mean? Well, it’s personal for each of us. I haven’t been here on the blog for a while but I have...