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Shifts and Changes

Spring                                                                      New (Passover) Moon Writing can lay bare something hidden, perhaps something that needed excavation or something attached to a thread, even […]

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Delights and Horrors

Spring                                                                  Anniversary Moon The third phase, that phase after the career and nuclear family focused portion of our life has come to an […]

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Knee, Birthday, 60s, Cold

Samain                                                                       Thanksgiving Moon A diverse day, yesterday. Down to Orthocolorado for a “class” about my knee surgery. Not bad, not […]

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Sabbath

Imbolc                                                                          Valentine Moon Sunday’s occupy a different reality. Time slows down. Ambition flees. A good thing. In spite of […]

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On Dying Luminously

Mabon                                                                              New Moon of the First Snow Friend Tom Crane wrote this morning:  “Third phase (or whatever the […]

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Third Phase Summary

Summer                                                            Recovery Moon The third phase. First phase: childhood/education through at least high school, maybe undergraduate college. Second Phase: career/family formation. Third phase: Post career with […]

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the u-shaped graph

Samain                                                                                Moving Moon Been thinking about the U shaped graph I’ve seen in recent articles about […]

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A House With A History

Summer                                                         Summer Moon Why not write a history of this spot, this hectare? An ecological history. It can start with the glaciations, consider the flora and fauna […]

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Journey Before Destination

Beltane                                                                        Emergence Moon A book I’m reading has these phrases: life before death, journey before destination. An adequate life philosophy […]

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Three Lifetimes: What to Do?

Spring                                                               Bee Hiving Moon The process of reintegration begins now.  These intensive journal workshops mark an end to one period of life and the […]

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