Extra-Terrestrial Flower Medicine: Seeing the Bigger Picture through a Tiny Aperture on the Ground

A walk in the woods, the moon almost full.Radiant purple flowers on thick rubbery stalks emerging like antennae from a base of wide green leaves. The common name is hounds tongue, the uncommon names are held in the annals of whispered sayings kept in the patterns of air which hang around the things we try … Continue reading Extra-Terrestrial Flower Medicine: Seeing the Bigger Picture through a Tiny Aperture on the Ground

Just undo it : making peace with how long things take

As I live in the realm of potential alongside the angular perimeters of manifest reality, sometimes an overwhelming urge to see the shape of my longing make impact with the ground overcomes me and I make a choice with consequence. Not because it feels like the right choice but because it is simply a choice … Continue reading Just undo it : making peace with how long things take

Flower Essence Love Affairs: Rock Rose

Sitting with them, taking their portrait, imbibing their essence and learning their history; getting very romantic with the plants around me. A Date with Rock Rose Cistus Creticus. I fell in love with this crumpled beauty on a long afternoon in Golden Gate Park where a gorgeous specimen thrives near the pond in Hellman’s Hollow. … Continue reading Flower Essence Love Affairs: Rock Rose