Tag Archives: Turning

Kame Pencil Yam Seeds

Inception

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 […]

Agnes Cecile

Mourning the Loss of the Year

This devastatingly, heart-achingly beautiful song strikes a profound, resonant chord with me in this moment. In the Northern Hemisphere, as the darkness takes over and the light retreats, as winter weather arrives, as plants die off from cold or are harvested, as many animals find the same fate, we find ourselves in close communion with death. […]

Nancy Holt Sun Tunnel by Christopher F. Benson

Midsummer Love!

Today, in the Northern Hemisphere, we’ve reached the point at which the Sun is the furthest North it will travel in our sky. After another day or so of apparent stillness (the word Solstice means still sun), and then we will observe it traveling further and further south until we reach Midwinter, and come back […]

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 […]