The Silver Wheel and the Lady In Red

The hexagon is called the mother of all rune shapes, which made no sense to me until I found out about the constellation of the Winter Hexagon, also known as the Hoop of Nations. The six stars that mark the points of the Winter Hexagon are: Pollux in Gemini Procyon in Canis Minor Sirius in […]

Plant Spirit Medicine

As usual, I decided that if I am to heal my liver, I need to know what it is and how it works especially as Western medical tests  don’ t detect liver problems until only about 10% of the organ is still functional so by the time doctors notice something is wrong, your liver is […]

Who Can Be A Shaman?

Thank you for your interest in my blog. The contents of this post have been integrated into my series Rune Stances and Creation Stories The first volume is now available: Who should be a shaman is a thorny issue, because while our shared human physiology allows everyone to learn how to experience visionary states, that […]

Healing and Heresy

Horses and horse people appear to love pageantry and celebration.   For contemporary horse blessing, take a look at this you-tube of a Tibetan Horse festival on their way to bless the fields.An ancient and  dramatic pageantry that can lift people up and carry them into a different way of being and awareness of the world […]