First New Moon of Autumn 2018

By Phonenix of Elder Mountain – Greetings moon dreamers, thanks for returning for some more moon medicine this month. We start our second year of the Moontime Culture and the “First Moon of Autumn” starts Sunday, September 9, 2018. The Autumn Equinox is Saturday, the 22nd of September. Its been a long summer and I hope…

Stone Alatyr – Russian Magical Legend

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – The Russian Alatyr Stone, sometimes called the World Mother (Алатырь каменьям – мире мати) is a search for purity and truth and as a legend lost long ago on earth. The Russian myth explains it as a Mystical Stone of folktale and epic proportions, as the Russians prefer to…

Spring Folk Waters

I love the Spring, equal to all the seasons and the older I get, I find it funny that Spring folklore can sometimes be filled with shadow things equal to autumn or winter. I personally always try to see the corruptions in folktales from my shaman and dreaming perspectives, and to encourage a love of nature, not a place of fear & fright….

Breksta, Night Dream Goddess of Twilight, Dusk, Dawn and the Veil Rider.

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – All ancient Night (sky) Goddesses hold the memories and remembrances of woman and her root of culture in the dreaming rites, the ancient cave dreaming, astral flight and dream walking. Brėkšta, the Lithuanian Goddess is no different, Brėkšta or Brekszta can be derived from brėkšti meaning “it is the dawning; the dusk which is falling” making…