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A PILGRIM RETURNING HOME

October 5th, 2011 (No Comments)

Later today I’ll be boarding an overnight flight to London, returning to my ‘soul home’ one more time.  Although this trip will include seeing friends and extended family, I have a specific purpose for this journey.  The focus this time will be on northern Scotland–up near Aberdeen, oddly an area of Scotland I’ve never before visited .  I want […]

WHITBY ABBEY~ANCIENT MONKS, MIRACLES, GHOSTS AND DRACULA

October 1st, 2011 (No Comments)

Whitby Abbey Just looking at photos of this place conjures up all sorts of images, but to actually stand within the ruins is something else!  Whitby Abbey  is starkly  perched  on high  cliffs over looking the seaside village of Whitby on the north Yorkshire coastline .  Windswept and desolate doesn’t begin to describe the feeling.  Having wanted to […]

LIBRA’S NEW MOON URGES BALANCE, PUTTING US ON NOTICE THAT BUSINESS AS USUAL IS NO LONGER AN OPTION

September 27th, 2011 (No Comments)

While new moons always portend a push for new beginnings and growth, this particular new moon is packed with messages and energy!  Libra, the 7th sign of the zodiac with its glyph of scales symbolizes harmony, peace, love and beauty in our relationships and environment. However this new moon also comes in as a ‘super-moon’, […]

EDWARD BACH’S WALNUT REMEDY…PERFECT FOR THE FALL EQUINOX AND THE APPROACHING NEW MOON IN LIBRA

September 24th, 2011 (4 Comments)

The flower remedy Walnut is, “the Remedy for those who have decided to take a great step forward in life, to break old conventions, to leave old limits and restrictions and start on a new way,” so said Dr. Bach. In this sense, Walnut helps us  cut the ‘ties that bind’, a phrase often quoted […]

AGENT PENDERGAST UNPLUGGED(ALMOST) IN NEW PRESTON & CHILD’S “COLD VENGEANCE”

September 21st, 2011 (No Comments)

The Preston/Child  Pendergast series is just one of those threads of  stories you can’t get enough of.  That is,  if you like elusive and complex protagonists immersed in tales that are intertwined .  I was first introduced to FBI Special Agent Aloysius Pendergast in ‘Relic’ , back in (good lord), 1995 and was immediately hooked….eleven books later, details regarding […]