This is my collection of feathers which I’ve gathered over the years, all of them in Australia. They are crow, rainbow lorikeet, pigeon, dove, kookaburra, pheasant coucal and barn owl. I use them in ritual and ceremony as they have a strong connection with the air element.
It’s funny where life takes you in the creative field. I’ve been looking back at the art I’ve posted onto artist sales outlets and can see a clear stages in what I’ve created. When I lived in Boonah, in Queensland, from 1994-2002, I focused on mandalas and working with art pencils on black cardboard. I … More The digital arty-farty fairy!
On the Full Moon last Friday I did a release ritual. I cleared off the crystals I’d laid out in a grid for the New Moon and simply left the yellow glass chips on the yellow-coloured plate, and lit a candle in a turquoise candle-holder. Yellow for me was the energy of the Full Moon … More
I’ve been having a bit of a clear-out of old ideas and habits in the past fortnight since the Full Moon and Full Moon eclipse and today I’m going to do another ritual to continue junking the junk! I’ve been feeling so much more energetic and focused. We are in really interesting times and it’s … More Cosmic Happenings
>I’ve been getting stuck into Caroline Casey’s book “Making the Gods Work for You” in recent days. I actually found this publication in a remnants section of a bookshop, but what a great find it was and continues to be. I dip into it from time to time and I’d highly recommend it for anyone … More >A Saturnian Ritual
>As I’ve mentioned in earlier blogs, I’m coming up to my 63rd birthday, which is bringing back memories of my mother’s death 2 days after her own 63rd birthday. I’ve worked through a lot of issues around this and today decided to honour her last birthday by creating a small remembrance altar to my mother, … More >A tribute to my mother
> I have interests in all sorts of directions – tarot, astrology, art, crystals, spiritual issues, and much more. And since we got here, I have actually been concentrating on recovering from our move from Victoria which I found particularly stressful this time around (and yes, we have moved home eight times since 1994, including … More >Anniversaries, death & rituals