Islands in the Sea

JonUncategorized

Celtic lore contains a series of stories about mystical journeys into the West, which was for the Celts, the great Atlantic.  Maelduin was the ancient pre-Christian hero who was famous for his sea voyages.  In the 7th century, it was St. Brendan, an abbott and his monks, who became the subjects of these immrama. Immrama were spiritual stories.  The word …

Changing My Tune

JonFairies, Shamanic Journeys

You know that expression: you better change your tune?  Well, the faeries tell me that everything has a song, and that we sing songs about situations in our lives all the time.  If you want to change the situation, change the tune, they tell me. So, if you want to establish harmony in your life, here’s a cool journey to …

Took My Love and I Took it Down

JonUncategorized

Last Saturday night, new guy and I have a chat about our relationship histories.  He is sitting with his chair pushed so far away from the kitchen table, he is practically on the front porch.  I say:  here’s where I am now: I don’t want to play it safe anymore.  I just want to be brave. He gives me a …

Karma Chameleon

JonCeltic Reiki, Emotional Healing

I am coming to a place of decision in my relationship with the new guy.  I have been uncomfortably perched out here on a limb for long enough—I don’t mind taking a leap of faith, but this is feeling more and more like an act of folly.  My Celtic Reiki guide gives me two symbols, one for Honeysuckle to help …