*This is a YouTube link to my video that accompanies this article: In These Times it is The Middle Path that can effect change in a Sustainable and Trackable way. It blend the core values from both sides (from past to current) and leaves behind the outdated model. A few aspects are being called up … Continue reading The InnerCartography of Jan and Feb 2021
The Planted Stance of a Battle-Born Skin-Shifter.
Once upon a time I swore I had a heart, until the world I came to know, tore it all apart. So as I bent to pick up the tear soaked leaves, those pages of my book of dreams, I swore this to myself....
Emergency Holistic Wellness
The next course in Mountain Woman Medicine's "Alchemy of the Seasons School" is Herb II: Emergency Holistic Wellness. When I first began working with Plants as Medicine it was for the direct purpose of tending to myself, whereever I was, with what I could find or already had planned, on-hand. Over the years it evolved … Continue reading Emergency Holistic Wellness
Hurts thrown down into a basement become Monsters that attempt to control us and others in its efforts to survive.
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.]
Shadow Work #4: Change, Patience, Actions and Collaboration.
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 … Continue reading Shadow Work #4: Change, Patience, Actions and Collaboration.
Shadow Work #3: Shadow Play, Separateness and Practicality
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 … Continue reading Shadow Work #3: Shadow Play, Separateness and Practicality
Shadow Work #2: Language, Realities and Multiplicity (ISness and NOTness)
Language is a thing that wakes the mind from its slumber.