Month: September 2015

Unmasking Darkness & Fear

I’m now a fair way into my reiki mastership and boy is it an extraordinary journey, for which I am SO grateful. There’s so much I want to write about, but I’m noticing some strong themes, each of which deserve an individual post so I’m going to focus on one thing at a time. When people ask me what walking the mastership path is about/like, the best way I can explain it is that it’s a journey of illumination. As my reiki master so succinctly put it today: “one’s being is so flooded with huge amounts of universal source energy/light that there is no part of oneself that can remain hidden in the darkness.” For me, mastership has illuminated those places deep within my soul that I previously dare not look or venture, for fear of what might be lurking there. We all have darkness within us and what I’ve learnt is that often that’s where all the best magic lies and by finding that magic you can see those aspects of yourself with a different filter. Within this process …

Tree Change

What a whirlwind this past month has been. What were distant dreams of moving to the country as an extended family, having acreage to grow our food and live the permaculture way, are fast becoming reality in the shape of 10 acres in the country. So, a tree change is in our very near future and the start of a big new adventure. Right now, we are all immersed in the merry go round of open houses and private inspections as we go about selling our homes, but we’re snatching the odd moment here and there to excitedly make plans for what will collectively be our new home by Christmas this year!   It will be an adventure of firsts for all of us: living together (2 families) for the first time (we spend all our time together already anyway), growing food on a large scale for the first time, introducing farm animal companions into our furry family for the first time and taking on a full scale renovation for the first time to name but a few. No doubt some …