week of the full moon

The moon’s effects date back to legends and mythology of ancient civilizations.  The full moon has been associated with strange behavior, heightened emotions and sleepwalking.  The lunar theory (the lunar effect) is the idea that there is some correlation between moon cycles and human behavior.  Many people dismiss myths concerning the influence of the moon, but real effects…

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dark moon vs new moon.. revisited

Still having questions or not understanding Dark Moon versus New Moon?  Most calendars do not notate the Dark Moon. The Dark Moon completely disappears from sight every month when the Moon and the Sun line up above Earth.  The longitudinal alignment of both bodies means the sunlit face of the Moon faces away from our planet.  During…

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Samhain/Beltane

It is Samhain (Halloween) in the Northern Hemisphere and it is Beltane in the Southern Hemisphere.  This Sabbat (High Holy Day) shared and celebrated in shared traditions passed down from the old days and ancient ways. When I see the commercials about tracing your ancestral roots back to whenever and from wherever they sailed here…

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the moon’s pull

It is early Saturday morning.  No, the moon is not yet full.  Though it will be full in 3-4 days.  Some of us feel the pull earlier than others.  Some of us do not.  But if you are connected in one way or another to someone who does feel the pull, you are likely to…

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practice makes perfect?

I meditate daily, at least twice a day.  I practice deep breathing exercises several times a day.  I use music as therapy to lift my mood or wallow in melancholy.   I am a humanist and love the human species as a collective so I send out those energy vibes to those who need it most,…

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Dark moon

The dark moon refers to the end of the lunar cycle when the moon is absent from the sky. That is, the period of time between the fading of the old, waning crescent moon and the appearance of the young, waxing crescent moon. This can last for 1.5 to 3 days. The dark moon is…

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