Reflections & Summer Solstice at the Labyrinth

Reflections & Summer Solstice at the Labyrinth

In Gosport, the town where I live, there’s a brick labyrinth tucked away in a little park.  It’s becoming a tradition to meet with friends to walk the labyrinth to mark the solstices.  We met up last summer for the first time and then we walked on the...
Dear Hypnos, god of sleep

Dear Hypnos, god of sleep

Dear Hypnos, I hope I don’t sound needy but we need to get together more.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m grateful you visit me each night but honestly, it’s just not long enough. You lull me into your world and then you leave.  Abruptly.  I’m...
Loving the skeletons in the cupboard

Loving the skeletons in the cupboard

Just recently, I’ve begun researching my family history again after a break of about 20 years.  Times have moved on rapidly as I no longer have to trundle up to London to spend hours pouring over dusty index books.  With free access to Ancestry and Find My Past...
Review: The Guardian Angel Oracle

Review: The Guardian Angel Oracle

Many, many moons ago I bought Doreen Virtue’s Healing with the Angels oracle deck.  It was my first introduction to an angel oracle – actually it might have been my first oracle deck (like I said, it was years ago).  At the time, Ms. Virtue had the angel...
Ancestors calling through yew trees & English runes

Ancestors calling through yew trees & English runes

On Tuesday, I spent the afternoon at Kingley Vale in Sussex. I haven’t been there for five years and I’m not sure why I haven’t returned sooner. It’s about 20 miles away from where I live: distance shouldn’t be an excuse. If you have the...

May Day bank holiday with sun!

It’s bank holiday here in the UK and rather unusually, the sun has been out.  Weather boffins are saying it’s the hottest May Day bank holiday on record and they may just be right.  I haven’t been out too long in the sun today but between an hour...