now half over. By the looks of it, all of nature has died.
But looks are deceiving. Though they appear spindly and
bare, trees are very much alive and vibrant with growth.
It is in the dark cold, in fact, that trees do their most
growing. This expansion is mainly in their roots, which
spread out and extend their reach and capability to provide
nourishment from the earth.
Perhaps we should take our cue from
our giant plant brethren. This is a good time for us,
too, to dig in for the duration of the chilly dark season.
Time to send our roots deep down into the soil of our
spirit to steady us and help us draw sustenance from the
inner reaches of our own souls.
This is a good time to burn Patchouli
Root to focus our attention on our roots and ground
us for the coming cold. It is also an excellent time to
of any type in order to focus on the light within the
darkness. It is better to light one candle than to curse
Since so many people dread the dark
season, it is good to protect yourself against low feelings
and depression. Keep a
Rose of Jericho, some Black
Salt or Magic
Eggs in your home or office to ward of a dark, negativity
of mind. Or use any of the Protection
Charms on the charm page to keep you safe from the
imagined boogey men who dwell in the dark.
the nocturnal black cat goddess is the perfect nocturnal
companion in the season of low light. And La
Milagrossa, with her hands of generative light, will
help you through till spring.
Use the dark and quiet to your advantage
and dive into that tunnel that leads you to yourself.
Check out the Divination
Aids, all of which will help you see into your deepest
truths. Or contact Mama
Donna for a Tarot Reading in order to access your
My gift to you for all orders over
$50 (received by November 30, 2017) is my Multi Colored
Tap Roots Blessing Oil. This oil/herb blend is formulated
to encourage a sense of foundation, support, community,
connection and mutual aid.
Best blessings for a fruitful journey
to the dark side,