The Queen of My Self

MARCH March is the time of fertility leading to the returning light and the rebirth of nature. It is often symbolized by the egg. What hopes and dreams are you preparing to bring forth in the coming spring? Give birth to the world, River. Give birth to the world, Running Stream. We beg to be…

Allow me to offer blessings of pride to all of Irish heritage. However, I cannot say, “Happy St. Patrick’s Day.” St. Patrick, a Christian missionary in the fifth century, is said to have rid Ireland of snakes (which were never actually indigenous there). Snakes symbolize the archetypal power of the Feminine Divine – the kundalini…

FEBRUARY  Is when we celebrate love. It is an ideal time to think about loving and caring for ourselves, which is where all love and nurturing comes from. We can’t say, “I love you” unless we can say, “I”! By Wendi Knox It’s more about the words we choose and the tone we take when…

FEBRUARY  Is when we celebrate love. It is an ideal time to think about loving and caring for ourselves, which is where all love and nurturing comes from. We can’t say, “I love you” unless we can say, “I”! Remember when: You were born a daughter. you looked up to your mother. you looked up…

The issue of worthiness may come up in many areas of our lives, as we ask, often unconsciously, whether we are worthy of success, love, happiness, and countless other things, from supportive relationships to a beautiful home. In the end, though, it all comes down to one thing: our willingness to claim our space in…

FEBRUARY  Is when we celebrate love. It is an ideal time to think about loving and caring for ourselves, which is where all love and nurturing comes from. We can’t say, “I love you” unless we can say, “I”! By Mary J. Welsh In their essence, ancient traditions and modern wisdom all say the same…

FEBRUARY  Is when we celebrate love. It is an ideal time to think about loving and caring for ourselves, which is where all love and nurturing comes from. We can’t say, “I love you” unless we can say, “I”! By Mama Donna Henes I have pretty much always had a current love interest, a paramour,…

FEBRUARY  Is when we celebrate love. It is an ideal time to think about loving and caring for ourselves, which is where all love and nurturing comes from. We can’t say, “I love you” unless we can say, “I”! You know what? I like myself. I trust myself. I know myself. I know what I…

FEBRUARY  Is when we celebrate love. It is an ideal time to think about loving and caring for ourselves, which is where all love and nurturing comes from. We can’t say, “I love you” unless we can say, “I”! Here is your crown Of winding vine, Of leaves that dropped, That fingers twined, another crown…

FEBRUARY  Is when we celebrate love. It is an ideal time to think about loving and caring for ourselves, which is where all love and nurturing comes from. We can’t say, “I love you” unless we can say, “I”! By Connie Barrett When asked to consider the question of self-love, many people ask, “Does loving…

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Donna Henes

Donna Henes is an internationally renowned urban shaman, ritual expert, award-winning author, popular speaker and workshop leader whose joyful celebrations of celestial events have introduced ancient traditional rituals and contemporary ceremonies to millions of people in more than 100 cities since 1972. She has published four books, a CD, an acclaimed Ezine and writes for The Huffington Post and UPI Religion and Spirituality Forum. Mama Donna, as she is affectionately called, maintains a ceremonial center, spirit shop, ritual practice and consultancy where she works with individuals, groups, institutions, municipalities and corporations to create meaningful ceremonies for every imaginable occasion.

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