April Full Moon – Full Fish Moon, Pink Moon etc

[from my friend – Marney Bruce again… thank you to Marney!]
Hi everyone – I hope you are all enjoying this sprummer (that’s Spring running into Summer). Many plants are blooming and going to seed up to two weeks ahead of time!

I was on a walk at Widewater this morning and saw many wildflowers still blooming, including wild pink, pussytoes, early saxifrage and Spring beauty. There were turtles, frogs, great blue herons, spring migrating birds and resident birds plus the first zebra swallowtail butterflies I’ve seen this year. What a day!

Full Pink Moon – April This name came from the herb moss pink, or wild ground phlox, which is one of the earliest widespread flowers of the spring. Other names for this month’s full moon on April 28th include the Full Sprouting Grass Moon, the Egg Moon, and among coastal tribes the Full Fish Moon, because this was the time that the shad swam upstream to spawn.
Love to you all,
Marney

About Mare Cromwell

Referred to as “The Voice of Earth Mother” by a gifted Shoshone elder, Mare Cromwell is a multi-award-winning author, Medicine woman/Lightworker and healer. She has also been told by another gifted elder that her work with Earth Mother is in the prophecies. Her books include: "The Great Mother Bible"; "Messages from Mother.... Earth Mother"; and "If I gave you God’s phone number.... Searching for Spirituality in America". She has studied with Native American teachers for twenty-one years and sat on the World Council for Wisdom Gatherings for three years. Mare leads workshops on our Sacred Planet-Earth Mother, Womb Wisdom and Sacred Silliness and more. She is the visionary and producer of the 1000 Goddesses Gathering in Washington DC. Mare loves to be involved in Ceremony. She is also a former worm herder. She calls Western Maryland home. www.marecromwell.com
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