Nch’i-Wāna Solstice

My memorable sunset was at the Summer Solstice, when a few of us traveled to Nch'i-Wāna - the great Columbia River. I went for a solitary Sacred Drum Journey on the cliffs above Her beautiful waters. This pic was taken at our arrival.‪#‎blessedmoments‬ ‪#‎decemberreflections‬

Best Decision of 2015

One moment - one choice, changed the entire trajectory of my year. It was on January 1, and I heard that still, small voice in the silence of my heart, urging me to leave three days later, and head to the ocean, alone. The choice to follow that prompting, changed everything for me this year.…

Gold

Today is the Dark Moon of December, 2015. This year, the full and dark moons have become a deep and important part of my spiritual practice.The year 2015 has been one of the most incredible, awe-inspiring years of my life. A January retreat to the Rainforest and a massive old growth Douglas Fir’s instructions, led…

Branches

Driving to my annual retreat at the start of this year was exhilarating. It is rare that I spend time alone, because I have always taken so much joy in caring for others. This particular occasion came out of a soul-call to, "Just GO...now!" for some time by myself. The Call was to take only…

Best day of 2015

One of my favorites was the closing ceremony day of a 5-day sacred drum making journey in the Hoh Rainforest. What a (surprisingly) profound and life-changing week that was. What started as a trip, turned out to be a vision quest.#eternallygrateful  #grandmothercedar  #decemberreflections

The Trees Speak

The Divine has always made me gut laugh with the humor of the Universe, or cry with such gratitude and awe over how things happen and are graced. Mid-December last year, I Heard very clearly that I was to go to the Olympic Rainforest on January 4th for a few days and sit with my…

The Trees Speak

The Divine has always made me gut laugh with the humor of the Universe, or cry with such gratitude and awe over how things happen and are graced.Mid-December last year, I Heard very clearly that I was to go to the Olympic Rainforest on January 4th for a few days and sit with my beloved…