Tag Archives: Cross Quarter

East Canyon

Welcoming Early Springtime!

“Mama, take a picture of this view, it’s so beautiful!” Said little brother. Big brother chimed in, “Yes, and send it to our whole family, even our ancestors. Even though they’re dead, I still want them to see this.” This week, in the Northern Hemisphere, we’re celebrating the Cross-Quarter between the Midwinter Solstice and the […]

Kame Pencil Yam Seeds


The turning is coming… Beltane, the crossroads between Equinox and Solstice is only moments away…. A time to plant our wild dream seeds into the Earth. A time when soil warms and swells with springtime rains. When conditions are just right for inception, expansion, sprouting, rooting, and eventually emergence. Under the light of the Sun […]

Lantern Walk

The Year Is Beginning To Grow Up!

This weekend brings one of the cross quarters of the year. For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, we now find ourselves halfway between Midwinter Solstice and Spring Equinox! If you’re on the South side, you’re between Midsummer Solstice and Autumn Equinox. Either way, this turning of the year offers a gentle reminder to […]

Transitioning to Autumn

Along with the brilliant Full Moon, today also happens to mark one of the Cross Quarters of the Wheel of the Year. Here in the Northern Hemisphere, we find ourselves at the midpoint between the Summer Solstice and the Autumn Equinox, and as I like to call it, the transition from Late Summer to Early […]