Farming, on the left coast. I’ve begun sprouting seeds. This is already a new growing season. My goddess. Here it is near the end of February and so much winter stuff still needs doing. I’m in the middle of pruning my orchard. We bought an orchard ladder. We once had one, back at the old
Fifty eight of my fifty nine years were spent in the Deep South. One of the things I miss most now that my home is in the Rogue Valley is the subtly of the language of a southern person. In the Pacific Northwest, people say what they mean, and what they say is often blunt
Lets not forget the laundry. Piles of it. The thing about living in the Rogue Valley in late summer is that every day’s weather cycles between the seasons. Thus when I wake up, it is cold. Socks, long pants, layers, and jackets. Because I can’t just get up and drink coffee leisurely. There is
13 Caban Ancient wisdom of Caban is available this day (and every day, but especially this magical mystical 13 day). I imagine many things as I finally come into pristine beautiful areas of nature. Nature gives us predatory plants! Redwoods with rivulets. I am grateful to see these beautiful places and share with others their
Completions are one side of beginnings. Ahau is the left hand of Imix. My life is shifting, my dreams are actively happening. It is a bizarre feeling to live my way into all of this change. Maybe it is dangerous to follow the Tzolkin. The first thing that happened to me was that I sped
It is the first day of a new week, a thirteen day Trecena called Cimi. This transformational day sign (thus the next thirteen days because it’s implications will transpire in all of the following days of this energetic Cimi field) falls in our direction of north. Personally, this is one of my favorite day signs, Cimi.