Spinning Wheel

Jon Celtic Shamanism, Fairies, Power Animals, Shamanism Workshops

Today I am preparing for a workshop I have taught several times before on the Celtic Medicine Wheel.  I have changed it yet again, expanded it some, removed and rearranged other stuff.  As always, I am at the point of worry, when the structure hasn’t quite gelled and there are many more things to think through before the content is …

The Oak Men Cometh

Jon Fairies, Shamanic Healing

This morning, I draw a card from my Faeries Oracle deck (this is a very cool deck by Brian Froud).  It is The Oak Men, a lovely card, telling me to go speak to a wise old tree.  I happen to have one of those.  It’s a spirit tree—an oak in fact—that lives in my back yard.  Notice I said …

Hidden Secrets

Jon Fairies, Shamanic Healing, Shamanism

My life is really crazy right now!  I’m trying to sell my house, relocate, expand my business, find a new romance, usher my kids into adulthood, get my book published, and keep my head above water in this financial bath we all seem to be swimming in.  There’s nothing stable and set in my life—well, is there ever really?  Nothing …