Elemental intelligence

Elemental intelligence

As human beings, we have the inborn capacity to be in direct relationship with the elemental intelligence of Fire. This excerpt from the New Moon Cafe, September 2020, invites us to consider ways to learn from this vital force of nature.
listening to the Fire

listening to the Fire

“Fire is a great, if harsh teacher. We ignore her lessons at our peril. Learn them, and we might just survive to make a less harsh, more caring and balanced world.” ~ Starhawk The understated truth is that this week has been hard. Millions of us have not seen the sun...
Weaving the Narrative – ways we think about time

Weaving the Narrative – ways we think about time

I’m guessing we have all been experiencing time in unusual ways over these last few months. Much of my mission with the Dreamfruit Almanac is to call us back to the circle of life by realigning with natural cycles of time, orienting to its circularity and depth....
Let empathy make you strong

Let empathy make you strong

Spring is arriving in earnest. The apple trees in my driveway are blossoming and native wildflowers are showing themselves. And the moon is beginning its next cycle, bringing its theme of Alchemy into focus. So, a few things about alchemy… We begin with the alchemical...