Celebrate Samhain/Halloween & Your Ancestors

Celebrate Samhain/Halloween & Your Ancestors

This weekend the Wheel of the Year will turn again marking a new Sabbat of time with Halloween or Samhain (pronounced Sow-en) as it’s known in the Celtic calendar. From sundown on Sunday 31 October to 1 November, it’s a festival of fire to remember our roots and...

What’s Your Big Why?

How often are you asked: “What do you do?” All the time and especially in social settings too.  It’s a safe opening gambit when meeting new people.  What your job title is, is not why you do your job.  Maybe you work for the recognition, to be of...
Why do we dance? 

Why do we dance? 

Do you feel better when you dance? If yes then you’ll know that the question  – Why do we dance? is hard to put into words and write about. The lived bodily feelings experienced in that present moment of dancing have passed. So what goes on on the dance floor?...
Procrastination  – the mental barrier of unworthiness

Procrastination  – the mental barrier of unworthiness

The ego’s saying stay small The mind keeps turning  Same old over and over  Repetitive thoughts    Movement stops and starts The restriction is palpable There’s no heart beat to be found   Stasis without satisfaction  That’s a shit feeling  The why, how,...
On Racism  – my commitment to not being silent anymore

On Racism – my commitment to not being silent anymore

Photo by Clay Banks on Unsplash I don’t know where to start writing this blog. So I guess I have to dive straight in. The photo of the American police officer’s knee on George Floyd’s neck was one of the most dehumanising images I’ve seen in a long time. I kept...