Category: Deities

Bondage Angels and Disintegrating Saints-New Mexico’s Wild Cemeteries

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New Mexico in October may be as close to heaven as we will ever get. The light and colors, the earth and the sky all conspiring to blow your mind with its vast, mysterious beauty. This is my third post about the gaudy and glorious cemeteries here and I hope you enjoy the riotous devotion…

Oracle and Tarot Decks Really Do Come from the Dreamtime (and Hermit’s Lamps) Part Deux

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About a month and a half ago I wrote a blog post sharing some of the dreams that guided the creation of my Oracle of Initiation deck. I also spoke of the interview Andrew McGregor and I had on his Hermit’s Lamp podcast of the dreams I had of he and I creating an African…

Desert Waterfall Baptism 2-More Hipstamatic images

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This is round two of the cosmic images that came through during my desert waterfall baptism with my beloved Hipstamatic app. Salvador lens with the new Kodama film.  See the previous Blog post about the watery initiation. Mary Trainor-Brigham, a soul friend and author of the amazing Deep Cinema: Film as Shamanic Initiation asked for more images,…

Desert waterfall baptism from melting snow

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Yesterday I was gifted with a Water Spirit initiation. New beginning are in the works for me, becoming a rover again, heading off for more sun. I went out to my favorite jaunt along Highway 10 between Ellensburg and Cle Elum, and as I walked along the train tracks in the blazing sun I saw…

14 Fantastico Highlights in images from 2013 to usher in the New Year

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Wow was 2013 a wildly creative year. Here is just a sampling of many unpublished photos from my artistic adventures, iPhone in hand with my Hipstamatic lenses and films leading the way.  And keep your eyes open for the modern myths of DreamTime Playhaus to enchant and surprise in the coming year. If there was…

Nu Shooz Dreams-I Can’t Wait & Blessed Solstice to All

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Nu Shooz- I can’t wait 1986:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v_Yx0X-eHn8 Lets get this party started right with an awesome 1980s dance tune that reflects a series of dreams I have been having recently about receiving new shoes. The solstice is upon us, the ultimate seasonal DreamTime of introspection, and our chance to slow down and reflect on what has…

The Story Catcher’s Journey-Why it is essential that we create new templates

The stories we tell create our reality. The myths, dreams and visions that we carry shape our future. In times gone past we had dedicated roles for our myth makers and cultural critiquers; they were the Celtic Bards, the African Griots, the ones who helped us navigate being human. They told the stories that explained…