Illuminated Priestess

It happens every year, this draw to nestle inside of myself. As the days grow shorter and the Winter Solstice draws near, I feel very much a kinship with the plants...

Today I have to create a Christmas list so my children and husband can buy me things. I’ve been thinking for days. Here are things I want: Minimalism, in my own...

Over the past few years I’ve often been urged to offer the Illuminated Priestess Path as an online circle. Certainly it would make the work more accessible to more women. Certainly...

I am not your reflection here to orbit, to reflect light, a chunk of stone hurled into the ether and caught like a milkweed puff in a spider’s web of stars....

Wild Roses There was a stand of wild roses thriving by the edge of the marsh, entwined with greenbrier and periwinkle someone had planted somewhere, years ago. Growing in the mulberry’s...

Social media is a boon, a blessing, a wonderful wonderland of positivity, connection, and conscious dialogue…until it isn’t. As of this writing I am in the midst of an Illuminated Magdalene...

Some of the best advice I’ve ever received was, “What they think is none of your business,” and though I’m sure I’ve heard it several times, it really sank in as...

There is a lot of us-vs-them mentality going on now. There are those who believe we should have and continue to have the right to keep and bear arms. There are...

It’s International Women’s Day. It’s easy to say thank you to women like Oprah and Maya Angelou, Malala Yousafzai and Vandana Shiva, Gloria Steinham and Audra Lord, because they have led...