New Moon Seeding Ritual

Eclipse season is always a long player that ripples along many lines. The moon cycles that mirror this nineteen years previously and nineteen years hence. The six months back to the last pretty pair of eclipses and the influences that take us up to the next in six months time. This moment is akin to…

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31st October

A beautiful day to embrace your magic as the wheel turns once more. The dark spin of Samhain in the north as Winter’s icy tendrils reach from the depths and candles are lit to entice those from beyond the veil. The lit love of Beltaine in the south, the fire returning to our bellies as…

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The Zooming Eclipse: Part Two

There are only two ways the Great American Total Solar Eclipse is coming at you (and both of them are capitalised). The second* finds you ready, willing and able. As ready as you will ever be, as you do your level best to pace yourself and ride the rising tide. Willing because despite the scrambling…

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The Magic of Wollombi

Anyone who is connected to this place will tell you it is magic. Wollombi lies beneath this shimmering sea of cloud and is nestled in the junction of three national parks, whose waters all flow down into our brook. It lies in the shadow of Mt Yengo, sacred to our indigenous population as the place…

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The Past

Image credit: khimaereus via Pinterest As they gingerly sit in front of me for a first reading, I like to tell people that every single thing we have each been through – all the precious peaks and shadowy valleys, everything we have each learned or lost or loved – has led us to this exact…

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Ritual To Let Go

Just let it go. How many times has that old chesnut been flung in our direction with a well meaning lob? By the time our stomach sinks we know it is truth and our mind madly scrambles to find a way around it. There is none. If something in your life is toxic and you…

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Ritual for an Eclipse

This morning I woke early and took my time pulling myself into the day, lingering between worlds as I made every effort to recall the details of a night of fervent dreaming. I had woken several times through the night in pain, in the space between as thorns were pulled from my body, my arms. Many…

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Bless You: Ritual for a Head Cold

Image: Getty Images There’s really nothing more delightful than a head cold or the flu. These vile little bugs have taken over and run down our happy home for the better part of the last week or more, just in case you were wondering where we have all got to recently. Bed is mostly where…

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