Seeking Form

Posted by on Jul 7, 2015 in Self-Discovery, Self-Reflection | No Comments

I find myself thinking about blogging a lot. Or specifically, how I don’t blog *enough*. Like there’s some magical optimum number of posts per week that I’m failing to hit publish on. Because, the thing is, I used to blog a lot. Often 2-3 posts a day. Back then it was about community and comments […]

Homecoming: To the Land, To the Self, To the Soul

Posted by on Jun 4, 2015 in General News, Self-Care, Self-Reflection | No Comments

This image is made from two photos. The first is of the shoreline of the kyle as it snakes around to the cottage where I lived when I was 20. The second photo is of me and my daughter posing in front of the cottage. As I shared yesterday, I am journeying back up north […]

Petitioning the Selkies – A Proposal

Posted by on Jun 3, 2015 in General News, Self-Care, Self-Reflection | 7 Comments

16 years ago this summer, I moved to the far north of Scotland with my tiny daughter and a very pregnant belly. My beloved had found a job working in a rural high school, as we needed to bring in more money to support our growing family. I should add at this point, that I […]

Confessions of a Selkie

Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Self-Discovery, Self-Reflection | One Comment

So, I have a confession to make. I have never read Clarissa Pinkola Estes’ Women Who Run With The Wolves from cover to cover. It’s not that I haven’t had the time. And it’s not that I don’t respect the work that went into structuring this incredibly important book. In fact, I’m sure a lot […]

I went looking for a feather…

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in General News, Self-Discovery, Self-Reflection | 2 Comments

I took myself out on a treasure hunt. If I’m being honest with myself, I was looking for a sign. A message, of sorts. A wink, perhaps, from the goddess to gift me with clear-seeing as I stare blindly into the mystery of things. And, if I’m being even more honest with both you and […]