Wheel of the Year

Twelve Days of Solstice: the Deer Mother

Saule, Lithuanian Sun Goddess, gouache on paper by Judith Shaw (Image Source) Even though Sun energy is typically considered masculine, many celebrate the Winter Solstice — the longest night — as the Mother Night, honouring the earth goddesses who nurtured the seeds deep within their dark wombs for birthing in the coming spring. They remind… Continue reading Twelve Days of Solstice: the Deer Mother

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