The Missing Sun

The New Moon in Cardinal Water on the 29th of June 2022   Ever feel like there is something missing? That our world is somehow incomplete? Gutted, dreams shattered by an old man to fearful to let him pursue his vision, he rises from the dinner table and takes his leave to consider his fate.…

The Turning of the Seasons

21st June 2022 at 10:13 am BST Today the seasons turn and the abundance of light is shifts. This is most evident if you live far from the equator, north or south. In the south, the weakened light rests before its steady climb high above the southern landscapes; in the north, the light stretches well…

The Pillar of Breath

The New Moon in Mutable Air conjoined Aldebaran on the 30th of May 2022 at 12:30 pm BST   In the beginning there was sound. That sound is carried upon a Great Wind, ever blowing and every constant. That sound, along whose unseen path presence builds its quiet procession, is the source everything that is…

The Green Man

The New Moon  in Fixed Earth on the 30th of April 2022 at 21:28 Cover Art by Anne Stokes   Growing out from his leering or smiling mouth, leaves and stems twist around the edges of his face, the Green Man is a fabled reminder of our deeper past wherein Nature and humanity lived together…

The Bridge to Light

The New Moon in Cardinal Fire on the 1st of April 2022 at 07:24 BST Cover image by Saundra Myles The wheel perpetually turns, spinning round and round like a record on a turntable, ever playing the same tune, ever repeating the same lyrics, even if the hands that hover appear to belong to a…

Dream

How often have you heard someone exclaim – it just does not feel real; it feels like a bad dream or like I’m on the set of some dystopic sci-fi movie? Have you ever suffered a bereavement of someone close and noticed how surreal time and reality feels, as you morph in and out of…

War

War What is it good for? Actually many things, none of which have the common soul’s best interest in heart, all of which stem from base human experiences like greed, material power and wealth. “We’re at war, all the papers say” (Stuart Adamson, Where the Rose is Sown), and we are in a perpetual state…

An Open Heart

The New Moon in Mutable Water on the 2nd of March 2022 at 17:34 pm GMT (Featured Image Art by Kerry Beall)   You must feel it deep within you. That sense of being on a threshold of a dawning reality? The awareness that beneath the ongoing lies and deception, is a heart of kindness,…

The Space Between The Waves

The New Moon in Fixed Air on February 1st, 2022 at 5:46 GMT I know not how thou singest, my master! I ever listen in silent amazementThe light of thy music illuminates the world. Rabindranath Tagore, Gitanjali, III   This month lunation rekindles our personal relationship with the element of Air, as the lights of…

Sidereal Harmony

Sidereal Harmony: Relating the Circle of Fifths to the Wheel of the Zodiac by Michael Bank Less of a book, this 29 page pamphlet aimed at those with either no music theory or astrological knowledge, provides a framework for linking the 12 note chromatic scale in Western music with the 12 sign Zodiac in five…