Author Archive: beaconinthegrid

Points to Ponder

From St. Ethelburg’s site, these words are all right. Justine Huxley writes: “St Ethelburga’s principles include seeking opportunity in crisis, and putting values into action.  Countless times we have told the story of how the Bishopsgate bomb taught us how renewal can emerge from conflict, and how our patron saint, confronted by the horror of the …

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Another Sharing and Sincere Gratitude for These Words

From Corona Virus to Consciousness  With the widespread panic of pandemic flu in the air, whether creating the anticipated perception of illness in your mind to fight, track, and avoid, or experiencing symptoms that have you more sincerely worried for your wellbeing than ever before, there is always an equal opportunity to allow any form of …

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Sharing Beauty in a Poem by Another

Lockdown Yes there is fear.Yes there is isolation.Yes there is panic buying.Yes there is sickness.Yes there is even death.But,They say that in Wuhan after so many years of noiseYou can hear the birds again.They say that after just a few weeks of quietThe sky is no longer thick with fumesBut blue and grey and clear.They …

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Wow. How to Deal with Fear

Wow. How do I deal with fear? Fear is being foisted or rather forced upon us all at this time Fear is dumped on us like trash = I feel drenched with it and yet… I remember myself and I breathe I breathe in the air that brings life and oxygen into my body And …

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Clues and Practice

If I am out of alignment I am shown and I observe When life is seemingly difficult, I am learning To breathe, relax and open To receive guidance I breathe, relax and open So as to be clear to listen There is a flow, a knowing that comes from silence Silence in my mind and …

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Inspired – After a Beautiful Meditation at the Findhorn Foundation

Two weeks ago here at Findhorn Foundation, we had an internal conference for coworkers to join together as one.  One morning, as we gathered together, there was a guided meditation for us to go deep into our reasons for being at the Foundation and to go deeper still into what wanted to come forth from …

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Moving Forward into the Unknown and Stuff

As we move forward, I recognize my way of being is changing.  All of the mental constructs I made to deal and survive the world of humans – that was all I knew or, shall I say, all that I was expected to learn. All of the mental is crumbling and has even for awhile. …

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Land Blessing Ceremony using the Seven Element (AODA) Framework

Originally posted on The Druid's Garden:
Loving the Land (Earth Element card from the Plant Spirit Oracle!) Last week, I provided an overview of the AODA’s seven-element system.  I have worked with this system as my primary magical and energetic practice for almost 15 years and have found it to be an extraordinarily flexible…

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Link to Article on Healing “Mother Wound”

Today, I just read a really cool article for me on healing the Mother Wound.  I am really on a journey here and thought I would share with you another step in my process.  This article is from Bethany Webster at bethanywebster.com Maybe it will resonate with you also.  Cheers! Intimacy, the Inner Mother and …

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Relating Freedom

Unbelievable few months.  Today, I was truly blessed with an epiphany – a gift of blessing, freedom and release from self-imposed mental torture that I have allowed since my acquiescence to unspoken conditioning began.  To recap: I am from the United States originally and have been living at the Findhorn Foundation in Scotland for the …

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