Phoenix the Elder

Phoenix is an Astrologer, Folk Healer, Wise Counsel, Spiritual Warrior, Exorcist, Master Astral Traveler/Out of Bodies, of both the Mental Astral Body, the Soul Astral Bodies, Animism Soul Bodies (since 1987). She was fated as a Dreamer since birth and is now in her sixties. She took the very careful, common sense, sober, grounded and…

The Buddha’s Apprentice

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming – Many know the second Buddha but not many people know that he was also a Shaman. Like countries and cities split apart, and like astronomy and astrology split, so did feminine (shamanism) split from masculine (buddhism). Vajra Guru (Padmasambhava) mantra is Om Ah Hum Vajra Guru Padma Siddhi…

Nightingale Folklore and Totem

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – A friend of mine shared with me the lore of the Ukrainian Nightingale which I am very grateful. I have smaller birds such as the Mourning Dove and the Nightingales as a totem, and on occasion the Mockingbird on and off through my life. These birds after working with them…

Groundhog Woodchuck Totem

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming –  All Animals, Birds, Insects and Oceanids do not come randomly as totems, they come with purpose, to help us nature types, healer types, love of earth types who still have a soul connected to them. Those of us who love and respect nature and work at the betterment of…

Mesopotamia Magic: Honey, Oil, Whispering and Karma

Contributions and additions by Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Now that I am very aware and healing the last year of a whole lifetime of karma, my Mesopotamian lifetime is the last and it is about 98% completed. I have never done magic once this lifetime, intentions yes of the self and my issues to heal, but never…

Mythical Swans and the Invisible Sun of the Phoenix

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming – I am a dreamer and when I was 32 years old, my mother died (1990). I was spending the night at her home. That night as she slowly departed I had my first real Spirit Dream and that was the basis to know the few and powerful Spirit…

2nd Moon of Summer 2019

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming: Lunar Workstudy: Greetings Dreamers, Artists, Healers and Moon Lovers and blessings to you on this New Moon. The 2nd new moon of Summer and a Solar Eclipse begins Tuesday, the 2nd of July, 2019 @ 10 degrees Cancer. Eclipses add an extra layer of perception and for some of us, this is…

Karmic Dept and The Halls of Amenti

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming  – I have had many mystical experiences this lifetime, for most of my life and each one was either shadowy, demonic or the light and divine and the more I awakened, the more they were both present at the same time. I learned when I was younger that one…

First Moon of Summer 2019

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming – Summer has officially started and I am happy you are here with us for another moon cycle! We start our first Summer Moon on Monday June 3, 2019 in Gemini (at 12°). Followed by a Sagittarius Full Moon on June 17, 2019 (at 25°). The Summer Solstice is Thursday…

Loon Totem

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming – I had two loons appear here in the Pacific Northwest the last Moon of Spring. I had lots of healing work to put boundaries on shadows in my dreams and was gaining some understanding of the last five year cycle in my dream work. So its no surprise…

Elements of Myth – Lunar Flares entering Luminous Phenomena

The Fable and the Myth. Careful discrimination must be made between fable and myth. A fable is a story like the Fox and the Grapes, in which characters and plot, neither pretending to reality nor demanding credence, are fabricated confessedly as the vehicle of moral or didactic instruction. Dr. Johnson narrows still further the scope of the…

3rd Full Moon of Spring 2019

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – I don’t normally write a Full Moon Workstudy that accompanies the New Moon cycle, but felt it was important this month. We are half way through our moon cycle now and the Full Moon in Scorpio is Saturday, May 18, 2019. I walk a path of the reversed eureka effect…

Magic Wand

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Do you have a wand? How do you use it in your healing path, and what does it mean to you personally? I made a wand when Harry Potter came out and I used it when I did blessings, but that was very rare. It was my first wand…

3rd Moon of Spring 2019

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Happy New Moon beautiful Dreamers, Healers, Water, Fire and Moon Lovers! Our last New Moon of Spring begins Saturday, May 4, 2019 @ 3:45 pm, Pacific Dreamtime. The Full Moon will be May 18th. For newbies, please read the lunar work-study directions here. Each moon after the Eclipse of…

The Convention of a Magical Bridge

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Yesterday I went went to the Magic Convention in Portland (LGBT) with a friend of mine. Everyone was so nice, very spiritual, artistic and great people. We visited all the booths and I happened to met a woman who is a dreamer like myself which was  nice. I went…

Ancient Dreaming Artists

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – My Sacred Archaic Orison today… “I give great reverence, great respect and praise to all our ancestral and ancient women artists whose names were never known, or never mentioned by scribes in any sacred texts of earth the last few thousand years. I light a candle and whisper to…

Second Moon of Spring 2019

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Hello dreamers, moon lovers, empaths, creatives, artists and healers… Our Second New Moon of Spring begins on Friday, April 5, 2019 and the Full Moon is April 19. For those who are new here, I don’t write Full Moon articles unless I feel its an actual “super moon” so…

The Midlife Crisis, An Astrological Perspective

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Our Midlife is the age of great transformation, also called the Midlife Crisis and the Midlife Transformation of the transpersonal Planets. These have a great effects us from 37 years old until we are around 43, when the life initiation is completed. There are many things we cannot do…

The Royalty of Basilisk and Regulus

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain –  Always keep in perspective that what was deemed evil in the Patriarch by religion, was really Holy in the Goddess Cultures and Dragon is the best example of this. The Chinese and a few others honor the power of the Dragon but the Western, Euro and Indo Euro wanted all…

Slavic Ancestors

The East Slavs Buzhans, ancestors of Ukrainians (alternatively identified as West Slavs) Dregovichs same with Draguvites, ancestors of Belarussians Drevlyans, ancestors of Ukrainians Dulebes, ancestors of Ukrainians Goryuns Ilmen Slavs, ancestors of Russians Kiev culture, ancestors of Ukrainians Krivich, ancestors of Russians and Belarussians Korchak culture Penkovka culture Polans (eastern), ancestors of Ukrainians Polochans, ancestors…

Magic and the Goddess Melinoë

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain Dreaming – I wanted to look up some Magic Gods and Goddesses to see traces and clues to the ties of karma, that real living magicians and sorcerers are connected to, from the eras of our past history. Well, its everywhere in the ancient scripts of Greek and Mediterranean and Middle…

Slavic Day and Night Goddesses in Folk Art

Lepa Vida: Light and Darkness – Lepa Veda occupied an important place in Slovene folk traditions. Evident proof of this is found not only in numerous folk songs, but also in the vernacular name for the artemisian and metaphoric connotations connected to the character of Fair Vida (Lepa Vida) in Slovene, and it has become a veritable…