Where are you on the map?

2024 a year of sacred memory, dreaming dragons, and original prayer Week 3–in which we find our spot on the ancient map of the safe path through chaos Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer, Chaos is afoot. That’s clear from even a cursory glance at global events. And it’s even clearer when you check in…

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What could happen in 2024?

2024 a year of sacred memory, dreaming dragons, and original prayer Week 2–in which we ponder what could happen and who we could be in “a year like no other” Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer, I have had a theme for these Notes from the Field for several years. I think I…

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The Goddess speaks on December 26

2023 the year we learn to listen to life Week 51–in which we listen to a sacred feminine voice in the night Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer, Something shocking happened nine years ago on December 26, 2014. That afternoon, She arrived. Unannounced. Unbidden. She barged Her way into my life by pushing aside my…

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A Winter Solstice count-down prayer

2023 the year we learn to listen to life Week 50–in which we listen to life telling her story in the dark Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer, If this had been an ordinary year, we’d be gathering today, Sunday December 17, for our fifth annual Winter Solstice event with Rabbi Tirzah Firestone and…

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2024 Astrology Forecast!

2023 the year we learn to listen to life Week 48–in which we ponder the question: Is astrology predictive? Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer, I have offered an astrology forecast every year since 2015. So this is the tenth. Although I love astrology, I’m not an astrologer, not even close. And I…

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Solstice calls us to sit in the womb of the Mother

2022 the year we learn to listen to love Week 50–in which we enter the womb of the Mother to listen for the sound and scent of wonders to come in 2023 Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer, I spent Friday with my two favorite astrologers, cos-mythologist Marcia Wade, and shamanic astrologer…

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Who you gonna call in a time of chaos? Why Chaos, of course!

2022 the year we learn to listen to love Week 39–in which we commit to looking at the world upside down in order to find a way to right ourselves Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer and mystery, It’s been an extraordinary week, hasn’t it. Seven days of change, change, and more…

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The magic waiting at the edge

2022 the year we learn to listen to love Week 37–in which we ponder our edges, all our edges Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer and mystery, I have been pondering this word edge ever since it arrived as the delicious—dare I say edgy—name of the intensive Marcia Wade and I are creating, Goddesses of the…

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What the Dormouse (and Carl Sagan) said

2022 the year we learn to listen to love Week 36–in which we follow a wild trail of magic until we hear what the Dormouse said Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer, It’s been a most magical week. Not that I planned it. You can’t plan these things. You can prepare, but…

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Are you an “edge-dweller?”

2022 the year we learn to listen to love Week 34–in which we ponder what will happen when we spin the Wheel of Fortune! Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer, In last Sunday’s Notes from the Field, I mentioned five brilliant storytellers. One of them, Sharon Blackie, is the author of If Women Rose…

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The Sky Goddesses want you to hear their stories

2022 the year we learn to listen to love Week 33–in which we gather around the fire as a great storyteller tells the original stories  Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer, What is it about the people you love to listen to? What makes them someone you look forward to being with? Think…

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What does this destiny reset mean for you?

2022 the year we learn to listen to love Week 18–in which we are being reset, whether we know it or not Friends, soul writers, mystics, witches, and lovers of prayer, As you read this Notes from the Field, it’s probably May 1st. For you that might mean May Day. Or Beltane, the ancient Celtic…

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A funny thing happened on the way to the 2022 forecast

The year of the body–Week 51 in which we release the need to know and start dancing in the Field of Possibility Video coming soon! Friends, soul writers, mystics, and lovers of prayer, If you’ve been reading these Notes from the Field for a while, you know I have offered an astrology forecast each December…

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A radical Astrology forecast for 2021

Friends, soul writers, lovers of prayer, and everyone waiting with bated breath for the 2021 forecast, As I sit down to write this final Notes from the Field for 2020, my internal eye skims over the 50 letters I’ve written this year. In the stillness, I listen for a theme, a story, a song to…

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