20 Intentions to Start Your Day Consciously for a Healthier, Happier You.

20 Intentions to Start Your Day Consciously for a Healthier, Happier You.

Every morning, I try to take the time to set an intention for the day. I'll write this down, but for you, it may be more effective if you say it out loud or tell yourself while you look in the mirror. Intentions are important to help you have a clearer understanding of how you [...]

My 7 Personal Symbols

  I was listening to Happier with Gretchen Rubin, a health and wellness podcast, and she had mentioned personal symbols. Personal symbols allow you to understand yourself better in a fun way. Here are my personal symbols: Ouroboros: The snake eating its tail symbolizes wholeness. This symbol encompasses my spiritual beliefs: All is One and [...]

Folk Group: Alchemists

An essay by Natalie Desantiago About: Who are alchemists? What is alchemy? A brief history of Alchemy. How alchemists form a folk group. Folklore of alchemists. I recall unpleasant summer evenings in my stifled room: unpleasant because the arid air seemed to snatch away my breath, unpleasant because I didn’t want to leave my room to face my [...]

The philosopher’s stone: alchemic symbolism in relation to Higher-Self and Consciousness

  The philospoher’s stone is both liquid and stone. “One and the same thing. That refers to those two aspects of the realization of the Self: something firm is born [physical self and conscious]… and at the same time is born something very living part in the flow of life, without the inhibitions or restrictions [...]

Alchemy: An Intro to the Symbolism and Psychology by Marie-Louise Von Franz

    Synopsis: Shows the secret goal of alchemy to be the transformation of the personality, the search for wholeness. Invaluable for interpreting images in modern dreams and for an understanding of relationships. - Goodreads.com My Thoughts and what I learned:  This text was a bit difficult for me to digest and at some points I [...]

The Lives I’ve Lead & the Life I’m Leading

  Stories are my pride. I can tell you the many lives I lived. The adventures I have gone on; the things I’ve done: I’ve traveled the world, I’ve been in an alternative universe, I’ve fallen in love, I’ve saved people and I’ve killed people too. I’ve made amazing friends and not only has stories [...]

Earth Magic Notes

1-11-13:  Earth Magic, written by Steven D. Farmer. Because we are children of Earth and subject to nature’s laws, what is our goal as human beings to harmonize ourselves with Earth? We, as humans are stewards of our planet and to harmonize ourselves with Earth, it must be individually, communally and societal so ultimately we [...]