We saged the space, lit three candles, and transported our audience into another realm for the duration.
It's been a while... I haven't written a poem since Beltaine. And, as the reader will attest, not a blog post either. Litha, or Summer Solstice, the Celtic season just passing is the Solar Energetic peak of the year, the time of greatest energy for accomplishment and productivity - getting things done and bringing things … Continue reading Being a Writer When Not Writing : Litha & Lammas
Embodying this erotic pulse through my writing practice, I turn again to Gertrude Stein.
Ostara's writing practice grows both roots and shoots from the seeds planted at Imbolc.
20-22 March 2019 All the energies are aligned for deep transformation and manifesting positive new directions in our lives right now. This new portal of energy is at a higher vibration than we have experienced before. It is going to help us awaken to new potentials and opportunities. It is going to open and guide … Continue reading Spring Equinox & Libra Supermoon
In writing the dailiness of life, the reality releases the dream of perfection. In my own writing practice, I've returned to the ground of my everyday life - journalling with the daily reality of my material circumstances. I've found an excitement in exploring the brevity of the sonnet form, and the openness of its contemporary innovations, to make poetry from my world.
Imbolc is a time for drawing the seeds of possibility out from the deep dreamworld of winter darkness, into the earth of everyday life where they can be planted in the ground to grow. A time of radical affirmation: acknowledging the daily details of the life I have manifested up to now. Writing with radical … Continue reading Radical Affirmation & Writing with Ganesha