Hurts thrown down into a basement become Monsters that attempt to control us and others in its efforts to survive. Continue reading InnerCartography Time!
Mountain Woman Medicine was recently interviewed by the Natural Medicine group on Steemit. Here’s the full article! Purrrrrr. Delicious questions. ☺️🐾❤️🐾 This week, we’re featuring @mtnwomanmedicine. She’s a medicine goddess from the mountains, in deep with herbs and nurturing an amazing sustainable landscape called Nemeton. We hope you enjoy her thoughtful, detailed and informative replies! Constantly amazed at what incredible stories arise from this series, and … Continue reading MWM Interview
Have you ever heard a response to someone in pain that began with, “You just have to turn inward and love yourself”? While it certainly doesn’t transmit love and support very well, and it’s definitely not much of an actual help in that moment in a distressed person’s life, it is also deeply true. In turning inward, you will always confront the shadow; it’s the … Continue reading #4 in the Shadow Series: Language of Shadow (part 3/3)
Years ago, in the deep woods on another mountain, I played frequently with my shadow. I studied It’s nature. My shadow was on the ground in front of me…or behind me… I watched the patterns change throughout the day as the sun would slide into the horizon. Short silhouette shadows or long scrawny grey ones stretched across the ground the on long evenings of summer. … Continue reading #3 in The Shadow Series: Language Surrounding Shadow. (Part 2/3)
Shadow Language It is important to understand as we move through these next few topics is that language is a thing that wakes the mind from its slumber. Here’s the conundrum: we need to talk about the multitudes of things that can live inside of one body. The shadow being only one aspect that, even in its singularity, has a multitude of faces. Before we … Continue reading #2 in The Shadow Series: Language Surrounding Shadow (part 1/3)
Softening The Delve Into The Unconscious Realm Let’s have a conversation about Shadows. There’s a lot of confusion concerning shadow work. My goal in this series of articles is to deeply explore and explain shadows, what they look like, where they come from and how to work with them. In this first article we are going to discuss what the shadow is. § § § … Continue reading #1 in The Shadow Series: Come Clean with Your Shadow