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Stepping Beyond: Educo’s First Adult Wilderness Rites of Passage Course.

What happens when a group of people gather, with full permission to explore their outer and inner nature? The freedom to connect deeply with one another and the wild seems to have the most healing affect on all people. Once a person is liberated by the deep messages that can be heard in nature, she [...]
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Mirrors in the Sunrise

Nervous glances are projected around a circle of 15 people. Looking closely at any other person in that circle, one can see the reflections of fear, doubt, self-consciousness, admiration, excitement and love. Look into her eyes and you will see yourself glowing back at you… I was recently assisting on the School of Lost Borders‘ […]

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Weaving Webs

Cindy, a Black Widow Spider, and I cohabited a small shed over the last couple months. A couple weeks after I had discovered home in this rustic living space, Cindy knitted her home at the foot of my bed. At first I was a bit creeped out by her vibrant presence: the size of a […]

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Continuing on THE Path.

…Then you must cross back over the threshold- an invisible, non-linear “line,” representing the place outside of ceremony. It is a circle that starts inside and continues without…wrapping around your cells, bones, skin, energy field, community and continuing around the Earth and Universe. These circles spiral and weave, connecting and making us all part of this ONE. […]

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Voices

The Earth speaks with many different voices. She whispers through the winds, echoes in the canyons, sings amongst the birds, dances beside the moon, babbles with the creeks, and remains stone-silent. On Easter, she roared a gentle message in my face: “RIGHT NOW…you are safe!” Then she hushed, “just wait…with patience and gratitude.” I hear you Grandmother…and […]

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THE Path…

“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” ― Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist This is a quote that forever resonates with me through my ongoing journeys. One foot in front of the other, I am walking towards my dreams, fulfilling my passions and moving towards the light- the one we all [...]
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Basking in the Shadows

On February 13, 2013, I began my drive south, destined for more lessons on Rites of Passage and Vision Quest work. I was seeking a burst of sunshine after the last few months of cold and rain…isn’t it interesting how closely related our internal and external environment mirror each other so intricately? I left at […]

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