A Summer Blessing “Blessed are you, summer, season of long days and short nights, you pour forth light from your golden orb, energizing the earth and calling forth growth. Blessed are you, summer, with your generous gift of heat. Your warm breath animates creation, encouraging all growing things to stretch toward the sun. Blessed are... Continue Reading →
Listening for Summer “Out of her pastel green pitcher, spring is pouring forth summer, and I am listening. Out of her youthful, energetic body summer is flowing, and I am listening. I am listening. I am listening to Earth leaning closer to the sun. I am listening to the heat breathing through the gardens, drawing... Continue Reading →
A Spring Blessing of Hope “May you give hope room to breathe and expand. May your anticipated dreams find a voice and a home in your life. May hope move freely through your heart, gifting your spirit with enthusiasm and joy. May you walk through spring storms with a strong sense of purpose, undaunted by... Continue Reading →
Go within, to a quiet place inside yourself.... When you get there, place yourself in a lovely log cabin nestled in the woods.... It is wintertime, and intricately designed frost is on the windows. Burning wood crackles in the fireplace.... Feel the welcome warmth as you stand by the fire....
Meet Shannon Gorres, Trauma-healing Spiritual Direction and Nature Therapy “My life call is to support people through pain and disconnection into a loving relationship with themselves, the Divine, and the world. I help people integrate childhood wounds into a greater sense of worth, fulfillment, and belonging, by offering embodied spiritual practices, nervous system science, trauma-healing techniques, and imaginal and nature... Continue Reading →