Meditation Wednesday: Building Our Fire

Although Scorpio is still underway, the deep currents of its waters just making headway, I can't help but anticipate the fire that's to come: Sagittarius. Fire rages, fire destroys, fire threatens. The menacing description of this element is often so deceiving, especially since for everything it destroys on its path, it gives life to a … Continue reading Meditation Wednesday: Building Our Fire

Going Deep with Mercury Retrograde and #NaNoWriMo

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines deep as: "extending far from some surface or area, such as: a. extending far downward a deep well a deep chasm. b. extending well inward from an outer surface a deep gash a deep-chested animal." Keep your idea of surface—a surface—in mind, whatever that is for you, as we continue. Mercury will be … Continue reading Going Deep with Mercury Retrograde and #NaNoWriMo

Power Writing Prompts with Pluto

You haven’t written in several days, maybe weeks, or you’re stuck writing a scene that isn’t quite coming out how you’d like. We’ve all had those blocked moments, so we try everything other well-established and published authors suggest we do, whether it’s taking break from a project and trying some self-care or reading for inspiration, … Continue reading Power Writing Prompts with Pluto

Meditation Wednesday: Embrace the Air

Meditation Wednesday is a monthly series, where we'll write a meditation piece for you to practice on your own. It will focus on writing, creating and imagining whatever theme we're tackling for the month.  Although the days are getting shorter and darkness feels a bit more a part of the norm (because hey fall), the … Continue reading Meditation Wednesday: Embrace the Air

Plotting with the Balsamic Moon

On any given three days or so before a new moon, you'll find me plotting away with the dark moon. Whether it's revisiting my vision board or creating a new one, to even simply discussing my deepest wishes with my close, loved ones, the goal is always the same—to absorb the dark phase of the … Continue reading Plotting with the Balsamic Moon

7 Ways to Soak in the Last, Few Summer Days

The days have a tint of cold to them. The coldness comes in waves, depending where you are around the country. Although fall is right around the corner, and already restaurants are touting their pumpkin menus, it's important to bid farewell to the summer season in the best way. You can make this a routine … Continue reading 7 Ways to Soak in the Last, Few Summer Days

4 Ways to Use the Creative Energy of Neptune

Most astrologers would agree that describing Neptune is often as foggy, confusing and elusive as the gassy planet itself. The late astrologer, Donna Cunningham, in her book Astrology and Spiritual Development, said that when it came to this planet's energy "it is hard to tell when you're on the positive end of the spectrum and when … Continue reading 4 Ways to Use the Creative Energy of Neptune