Skunk teaches us about respect, and anyone who has ever had the pleasure of being sprayed (or having a wonder dog who did) knows exactly what this means. This beautiful little creature also teaches us about boundaries.… Read More Skunk Medicine: The Essence of Respect
Change always begins with a change of our OWN narrative, and as we who have been through huge and transformational change understand – it’s a slog. And we definitely need strong helpers like Horse to get us through.
People on the spiritual path understand the great truth about Horse – balance is always necessary to move through turmoil in a sane and healthy way. This week, Horse is showing us how the strong perceptions of Hawk, combined with the great truths of Eagle (especially now while we’re in the time of Crow and Coyote) and the organization of Squirrel (who is sitting in the west with the Grandmothers) will give us the balance we need for times such as these.… Read More The Medicine of Spirit Horse: Wisdom, Folly and Balance for the 144,000 [Updated]
There are no words to express the depth of our grief over the unnecessary deaths of 13 American service men and women last week in Afghanistan. I have spent the last few days learning about these amazing young people who lost their lives serving some of the most vulnerable people on the planet while they… Read More Honoring America’s Fallen Heroes
TORONTO – Hi everyone! I hope you’re all doing well. I’m back after about a month of time out of time, and have had some great experiences and some difficult personal ones as well while watching the Plan continue to unfold around the world. As folks who have been following me for awhile know, my… Read More Rabbit Medicine – Rising Above Fear
TORONTO — I hope everyone is hanging on through this turbulent time. Even though I’ve been saying it for awhile, it really does look like those who are still sleeping have hit the bottom of the V as millions of eyes are being opened through realizing the bio-terror attack on humanity, the millions of unnecessary… Read More Crow and Wolf Medicine – Living in the Present, Planning for the Future
Possum helps us dig through the garbage. She helps us have a clearer understanding of the gunk that’s holding us down individually and as a collective. And she teaches us about the power of appearances – the impressions we create.… Read More Possum Medicine – Playing Dead as a Healing Strategy
TORONTO — Grandfather Buffalo is just the Medicine (Totem, symbol, character) we need when walking through the very long process of creating a new beginning. One day, following a ceremony that really bugged me, my Ojibwe Medicine Man gave me these words that changed my life: “You have the right to disagree.” To that point… Read More Buffalo Medicine – Wisdom, Strength, and Stamina for the Time of Parallel Realities
Grandfather Buffalo is the Medicine Card of this week, and he is a powerful symbol of Perseverance. Standing strong and having the wisdom and stamina to get through each day, no matter how difficult or how the battle rages around us.… Read More Buffalo Medicine – Perseverance
TORONTO – What’s in a name? What lies beneath the veneer being presented to us at this time? These are the questions that the big cat Lynx is asking us to think about. The most important aspect of knowing why we’re here is knowing our own identity and that requires knowing the meaning of our… Read More The Keeper of Secrets and the Rise of Truth – Lynx Medicine
The creatures remind us that we are blessed with this time of stillness. To take time each day to entertain that little child without guilt, without the nagging voice in our ear telling us that our own value lies in “producing” something of “being of service.”
Sometimes, the greatest service we can offer is loving ourselves. Producing a better outcome for our own futures and for those we love.
This is the medicine of the Mountain Lion who comes to inspire the leader, the warrior, the messenger in each of our souls. These are the ones we need to help us build our New Earth communities.… Read More Mountain Lion – The Pause that Refreshes