Showing posts from June, 2016

A Well Celebrated Solstice...

Blessed Summer Solstice Everyone!  I hope you had a beautiful morning, day or evening - whatever you did to celebrate. I made a complete spiritual solstice pig of myself and celebrated for about 4 days solid! My body has yet to forgive me.... Hot on the heels of our few days away last week and ignoring the weather forecast, I headed off to Eastbourne on the East Sussex coast for a spot of camping  with my friend Charlotte and her daughter Jem at  a Summer Solstice Festival run by a local drumming group that another friend is involved with.  An hour later, after a whole car load of camping equipment had been battled with and sworn at, finally vanquished with no instructions and a fortifying cuppa from our new 'neighbours' had been gratefully drunk, we were ready to go and explore the variety of stalls and be entertained for the afternoon and evening.  Lots of deeply resonating drumming from the Pentacle Drummers, wonderful performances from various Morris groups and danc


A Shy Peony at The Druid's Inn The last few weeks seem to have been all about journeys for me, spiritually, mentally as well as physically.  On several levels I have felt as though I have moved along my path significantly. Whether that is because on the most basic level I am exploring and writing about the wheel of the year again, perhaps with more clarity and understanding than before, as well as the fact that people have sought me out to ask me questions about my journey, how to start theirs and for advice. I've become on occasion 'someone that will know' - not that I always do and neither do I claim to be an expert I hasten to add! It's Moon Meditation Journal as though I  have progressed to the next class up from beginners - with that comes confidence to trust my own instincts, to listen to my inner voice and the knowledge that what I do is right for me but also carries the weight of responsibility and need for wisdom. I feel as though my learning cur