GIFTED: Tarot, Oracles, & Divination practices in crisis as tools for social change

We all know we’re living in unprecedented times. This is a unique combination of crises. Crisis, plural. These are potent times to be using spiritual tools like the Tarot, Oracle decks, and other divination practices. These are spiritual tools and practices. And they’re tools and practices for social change. In this month’s session of The…

Embodiment Space: Queering The Stars

How Radial Queer Astrology Can Guide Us To A Liberated Future When we listen to the stars, we can hear the stories of revolutions and liberation. But we have to be willing to listen underneath the stories of the dominant culture. Astrology is more than your daily horoscope. It’s more than an answer to that…

Embodiment Space: Devil Tower Star: Stories from the Tarot

The Tarot offers us stories. Stories can distract, or stories can guide. The choice is ours. The Tarot has a long history of being used either for distraction, or for guidance. It can be a parlor game, or it can be a gateway to an understanding that runs deeper than our conscious thought. I don't…

Somatics for the Apocalypse 2.0

These are some wild times.   And it can feel like time is simultaneously folding in on itself, and stretched to almost a standstill.   Here we are, months into a global pandemic, and just days away from the close of an election that literally the entire world is watching. We're navigating economic and climate…

Breathe With Me

We’re tired. It’s been a long year at the end of a long 4 years. It’s been a long 600 years if we’re really talking. We need to rest. And yet there’s so much that needs to be done – including this surreal and stessful-in-whole-new-ways holiday season. We need to exhale. The body receives so…

The Embodiment Space: Illuminate the Portal

Humans give incredible power to what we give our focus to. Focus is power, focus is energy. We feed what we focus on. And January 1 gets our global attention as a day of beginning. That makes January 1 a portal. This means it requires our careful attention. Lucky for us, the natural world can…

The Embodiment Space

2021 is the year of the Hierophant. An archetype of wisdom. An archetype that finds stillness within the chaos. But every archetype has a twisted side, and the Hierophant is also an archetype of fundamentalism and isolation. So far, 2021 is showing up with chaos. Which means we have a choice: Learn how to use…

The Embodiment Space

It's exhausting being exhausted. The air feels heavy, the mountain of everything that Must Be Done is longer by the minute...and even resting doesn't feel restful. There's layers to everyone's experience of this - our social networks are not set up for equal experiences of anything, especially not the experience of bone-deep exhaustion. But it's…