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Notes from the Ether – January 4, 2016

This week I used the Wildwood Tarot deck by Mark Ryan and John Matthews. It has a lot of imagery from nature that gives me a sense of peace. The message for this week is about new beginnings, an appropriate message for the start of a new year. Eight of Arrows/Struggle – reversed Normally I don’t read card reversed but I feel that this one needs to be read that way. I know a lot of us have struggled over the past year in one way or another. The message I get from this card is that the  ...

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Happy New Year! and Contest Winners

Happy New Year! I expected my first post to be something different but, hey, sometimes we get a little off track, right? Today is a new day and a new year and it’s a good time to really reflect on the last 12 months to see what you’ve learned and what you want to do differently. I don’t believe in resolutions because that just puts pressure on you to accomplish something, and then if you don’t, you feel like a failure. Others like to pick a word for the year; been  ...

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Darkness, Journey, Life

Trying to Find My Way Out

I’ve been spending a lot of time doing nothing lately. Sometimes that’s good but sometimes it’s not. When you sit around doing nothing, then nothing gets done; you’re unproductive. I haven’t been doing this because I have nothing to do, I have plenty to do. I’ve just had a lot of personal stuff going on, stuff that has been giving me pause and causing me to contemplate what I want to continue doing with my life and where I want to be, where I should be. I  ...

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Crystal Corner

Crystal Corner – May 2015

This month’s crystal is rose quartz. It is another form of quartz that occurs in shades of pale to dark rose pink and can be opaque or translucent. As with other quartz it can be found in several forms like spheres, hearts, palm stones, beads, figurines, as well as gem cut stones. However, natural rose quartz is rarely found in natural terminated points like other quartz; this form is usually cut to this shape. The origin of the pink color is not completely clear; it is believed to be cause  ...

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