Lyrics by poet Archibald Lampman (1861-1899) Music by Loreena McKennitt Snow White are the far-off plains, and white The fading forests grow; The wind dies out along the height, And denser still the snow, A gathering weight on roof and tree, Falls down scarce audibly. The road before me smooths and fills Apace, and all ...Continue Reading…

I took this photo last night before the eclipse began.  There are visions, hopes, dreams and prayers in that lovely yellow beeswax light, communing with the Silvery One above . . . Blessed be.

(First Snow of the year. Photo taken from my kitchen window last Friday, November 19th.)

This “Gaian Soul Chat” is one in a series of interviews with interesting people I know whose life work is intrinsically involved with Nature, Creativity and Spirituality. And, quite often, the Tarot. Many of you know that I based the number system in the Gaian Tarot on material I learned from Teresa Michelsen, author of ...Continue Reading…

This “Gaian Soul Chat” is one in a series of interviews with interesting people I know whose life work is intrinsically involved with Nature, Creativity and Spirituality. And, quite often, the Tarot. My good friend and Tarot cohort James Wells will be leading a teleseminar discussion on the Gaian Teacher card for the Gaian Tarot ...Continue Reading…

This is the first of a monthly series on what’s happening in the natural world. Some of these things are local to my Place (Whatcom County, Washington) and others are common to most of the Northern Hemisphere.  (I apologize to my Australian and Brazilian friends for the Northern-hemisphere-centric tone of this post, but I know ...Continue Reading…

A video made by young friends about one of our favorite, sacred spots in the county. It’s in danger of being logged and clearcut.  Say a prayer for the forest . . .