Category Archive: The Land

Bee on Bush Basil

Honesty of Spirit

This weekend I have been reminded deeply, down to the very bones of my ancestors, the importance of honest communication and negotiation. What an even more amazing world we would live in if… Continue reading

Turning Inward…Gathering Seeds…Autumn in the Air

Went for a walk around the house to stretch my neck and check out my herbs and veggies, as the turning in starts, today I felt and saw the first signs of Autumn… Continue reading

Honouring West as we approach the East on the Round

As I walk to the west this evening, the sky is full of smoke from the burning off. I honour the place of West, power of the places between the worlds; I turn… Continue reading

One

Every part of this Land is sacred to the people I hold close to my heart, Every single gum leaf, coastal cliff, mountain valley, and desert, Every vapour of eucalyptus, peppermint, tea tree… Continue reading

Winter Solstice Blessings

  Our Nature cycle brings us the longest night once more, To my West the sun will set and the darkness fall. Gums are in flower; my Earth’s not sleeping at its core,… Continue reading

Breathing Deeply

The howling winds hitting the coast and where I live remind me of the gift of breath and the importance of breathing deeply, as Nature whips up a storm we are also reminded… Continue reading

Detachment

Today I am practicing detachment, I feel a need to keep my mind in the same place as my body! © Astarté Earthwise

Sacred Teacher

If I look only at the top of the mountain, I may miss the fossils, caves and crystals along the mountainside that can teach me about time and my place in the universe.… Continue reading