Lunar Cycles

Full Moon in Cancer: Let it illuminate your journey

Away from the herd, by Eva Kosmos on Deviant Art The Full Moon in Cancer arrives January 17 @ 23:48 UTC / 3:48 pm PST We began this new lunar journey with a New Moon in Capricorn at the birth of the new calendar year, a lovely collaboration of Sun and Moon energies, and an… Continue reading Full Moon in Cancer: Let it illuminate your journey

Lunar Cycles, Wheel of the Year

Twelve Days of Solstice: the Gift of Choice

image source, Canva Pro As we close our 12 Days Of Solstice for 2021, I share with you now these words from Gary Zukav on what he sees as one of the gifts — the Medicine — of Solstice: choice. Zukav said it so well: "Each solstice shows us that we can choose. We cannot… Continue reading Twelve Days of Solstice: the Gift of Choice

Lunar Cycles

New Moon, New Year, New Beginnings

New Moon in Capricorn Sunday, January 2nd at 10:33 am PST / 18:33 UTC The First New Moon of the calendar year is seen by many as an “omen”, a predictor of how a future event will take place, in this case the year 2022. The energies of this New Moon — and those of… Continue reading New Moon, New Year, New Beginnings

Lunar Cycles

Full Moon in Gemini: Embrace the Wisdom of the Deer Mothers

Micro Full Moon in Gemini, 18-DEC @ 8:35 pm PST We began this lunar month with a theme of illumination, in all its manifestations and within us.  That theme may be even more enlightening at this full moon in Gemini, so close to the December Solstice. For those of us in the southern hemisphere, Father Sun is… Continue reading Full Moon in Gemini: Embrace the Wisdom of the Deer Mothers

Journeys, Lunar Cycles

Meet your journey Mentors

Our lunar journeys are typically seen as New Moon to Dark Moon, and at the Waxing Crescent, we firm up the dreams, seeds and ideas nurtured at the New Moon, and ask Soul Questions such as "What is flourishing in my life?" and "How do I move forward, or continue?". Our journey with the Moon… Continue reading Meet your journey Mentors

Divine Feminine, Lunar Cycles, Rituals and Ceremonies

Celebrate Diana on Nemoralia, the August Full Moon

"Nemoralia, Make a Wish" by MargotYvy on Deviant Art This year (2021), the August Full Moon in Aquarius arrives on August 22nd at 12:01 UTC (5:01 am PDT), a day that many also celebrate the Roman goddess/priestess Diana, or her Greek counterpart Artemis. Consider working with goddess-priestess Diana on this Full Moon, creating a relationship… Continue reading Celebrate Diana on Nemoralia, the August Full Moon

Lunar Cycles, Rituals and Ceremonies

New Moon in Leo: Coeur-ageous beginnings

The 2021 New Moon in Leo arrives on August 8 at 6:50 am Pacific Time / 13:50 UTC. This New Moon is very special. Not only is it a New Moon, a wonderful time to use the strength of the Leo heart and courage (coeur-age), but it arrives on the fire festival of "true" Lúnasa… Continue reading New Moon in Leo: Coeur-ageous beginnings

Lunar Cycles

MoonDay Musings: Don’t Push the River

This lunar month we began with a new theme — Unfold / Refold your Self, inspired by the qualities of Cancer’s water element — agile and freely flowing like water. As I was writing about the theme for this blog and my newsletter, something was bubbling underneath, an inchoate memory of a phase about water…… Continue reading MoonDay Musings: Don’t Push the River

Lunar Cycles

New Moon in Cancer: Refold / Unfold my Self

Last year, we received a double dose of Cancer energy with two successive New Moons in Cancer, one in June and then again in July. Perhaps the skies knew we needed an extra dose of the protection, healing and nurturing that Cancer offers us, as we collectively experienced the pandemic and all that entailed. We have come… Continue reading New Moon in Cancer: Refold / Unfold my Self

Lunar Cycles

Regain your footing with the Full Moon in Capricorn

This is a significant full moon in so many ways — actually, aren't they all?! — especially as it peaks within the energy of the June 20-21 solstice. I don’t know how this energy is manifesting for you, but for me, well, I’ve been feeling rather frazzled! Others I know have had similar experiences. A… Continue reading Regain your footing with the Full Moon in Capricorn