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A New Year’s Gaelic Blessing

A New Year’s Gaelic blessing Deep Peace of the running wave to you Deep Peace of the flowing air to you Deep Peace of the quiet earth to you Deep Peace of the shining stars to you Deep Peace of … Continue reading

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Honoring the Nature Energies – A Fall Closing Ceremony at the Sacred Garden

Honoring the Nature Energies – A Fall Closing Ceremony at the Sacred Garden Somehow, it seems only right to share this on December 21, the Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year. Our region (Baltimore and the Mid-Atlantic) received … Continue reading

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Turtles – Earth Mother’s Blessing

The Turtle The turtle lives twixt plated decks Which practically conceal its sex. I think it clever of the turtle In such a fix to be so fertile. — Ogden Nash I so love Ogden Nash. He was so clever … Continue reading

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8:11am Garden Blessed — WHOOSH ;~) SG Journal

Oh my Gosh… I am going to be really challenged to put into words here what transpired this morning and how I felt… Perhaps the vibrant color of the poppies (from Valdez, AK ’07) and their huge-hearted size, along with … Continue reading

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5:28am Kicked up and Out of Bed – SG Journal

Woke up at 5am this morning. Earth Mother seems to want me up and writing here on this blog. The good news is that I don’t feel tired right now (5:28am). The bad news is that I’m going to hit … Continue reading

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Planting Seeds with Joy and Awe

“The very act of planting a seed in the earth has in it to me something beautiful. I always do it with a joy that is largely mixed with awe.” — Celia Thaxter, An Island Garden, 1894 I so agree, … Continue reading

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