Category Archives: Spirit

Shamanic practice, and whatever else fits.

An Unexpected Outcome

“Exaggerated independence is one of the attitudes that isolates us and makes us ill. Healing can be a celebration of our connectedness and interdependence.” Elliot Cowan, Plant Spirit Medicine The connection between spiritual healing and physical healing is well-known and … Continue reading

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Intro Workshop: two new dates!

Shamanism and The Journey Two new dates are offered: Sunday 5/19 10-3, El Granada, –CLASS FULL– -and- Sunday 6/9 11-4, San Francisco, special co-taught session, $75-100 sliding Curious about shamanism and want to know more? This workshop is for discovering … Continue reading

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It’s the Equinox!

Or: Musings on Intention I could say that the Vernal Equinox is an auspicious time to set an intention – it’s planting time! The time has arrived for preparing our garden soil and choosing the seeds to become this year’s … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events!

I’m pleased to announce Compost Mentis’ upcoming schedule. Intro to Shamanism and the Journey Sunday March 17th, Ione 11-4 and Sunday April 7th, Half Moon Bay 10-3 Curious about shamanism and want to know more? Spend a day learning what … Continue reading

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Spring is Coming

Today represents the midpoint between Winter Solstice and Vernal Equinox, also called a cross-quarter day. As a holiday, it’s known as Imbolc or Imbolg. This is the real beginning of spring. Winter’s grip is loosening once again: the days are … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events!

I’m pleased to announce Compost Mentis’ upcoming workshops: Intro to Shamanism and the Journey Curious about shamanism and want to know more? Spend a day learning what shamanism is about, and learn to journey for yourself! Sunday February 10th 10am-4pm … Continue reading

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Turning of the Year

Seems like every year at about this time I go out in my garden to take pictures, full of wonder at the bright sparkling frost crystals, and the persistence of the plants thriving despite the chilly temperatures. The frost sweetens … Continue reading

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