Equinox Tightrope

As we step towards this weekend’s equinox at the Libran ingress, it may feel nothing like a journey to balance. More likely is its wild opposite, as mighty forces continue this week to light fires beneath us. The equinox is the moment that day equals night, light equals dark, our equator aligns to the centre…

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Mabon : Autumn Equinox

And so the wheel turns once more, this eve at 3.15am Wollombi time when the sun storms into the firebrand go-getter energy of Aries. Crossing the equator as he goes, the sun king delivering our equinox tipping point when day and night are of equal length. Our Northern friends begin to rise and stretch into…

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Solstice Gateway

And so the wheel turns, once more and again. In the days before we tried to squeeze time into a clock and calendar, it was marked by the passage of the sun and moon, the movement of the stars above and the earth and her seasons below. Today is the solstice: in the north marking…

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Spring Equinox : Ostara

The sun moved into Libra at the crack of dawn Wollombi time, heralding the true arrival of Spring at the equinox. The wheel creaks once more to Ostara, a celebration of potential and promise. In the north it is Mabon, the harvest festival that marks the completion of the high season growing cycle as preparations…

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Imbolc: Rebirth

As attached as I am to the Wheel of the Year and the perpetual dance of the seasons, it is the little click that always accompanies Mama Nature’s slow turning revolution that I adore. Like much of the natural world it is a subtle shift, imperceptible to those hijacked by a virtual post modern existence,…

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Spring Equinox :: Ostara

The door has swung open and the veil is thinning. The equinox is ever a liminal space for change, as we shift seasons and energies. The Libran ingress is an opportunity to find our centre and create from a place of balance and beauty. The wheel of the year is divided into four quarters that…

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