Empath & Conflict

By Phoenix the Elder – If you are an empath, a true one, you know that you are an emotional wreck and trouble finds you everywhere. Oversensitive, emotions trigger easy and it takes a lot of personal healing to begin to understand who you are. If you call yourself an empath but its not a…

Blackberry Folk Traditions

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – We have lots and lots of Blackberries bushes and hedges that grow all around Elder Mountain. We collect the fruit for eating, the leaves for an herbal tea winter remedy and the twigs for a folk smudge stick. I love blackberries in the mid to late summer and they…

The Dreaming Spring : Water for Body & Soul part 2

Every three months I remind everyone here or on our facebook, to drink 2 or 3 glasses of water during everyday, during our year water challenge which ends Dec 3, 2018. This challenge of drinking water helps fuel our emotional body, our moist soul (astral body) and our physical body. Part 1 is here. Wendy…

Nightmares, Bad Dreams, Demonic Dreaming and some Dream Medicine

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – After I mastered meditation (slowing down the mind to the zero point, which results in slowing down time), it thrusted me into my higher mind’s awareness. Then I headed my two past life karmic lives which was a twenty year painful detox mixed with that demonic eternal wrath. This…

Birds of Wisdom Circle

Happy Autumn Equinox everyone… I will be posting and emailing next week the “Marzanna” Ritual (creative) Effigy that we begin building for Autumn & Winter, so make sure you’re getting our emails, Eldermountaindreaming@gmail.com.  You can join with us from home or your own sacred circle to participate. This is a balto-slavic folk ritual and men…

The Season of Night & The Season of Fire

By Phoenix the Elder – I respect all teachings of earth, and have taken the time to walk through many disciplines of many of them – but not the philosophy, belief systems or knowledge. I have walked outside this perimeter in a slower, more difficult and integrated path along with holistic natural healing that lead…

Art, Nature and Magic – The Fine Art of the Sting

When we combine a life of Art or Artful living with the joys and perils of our real emotional life, nature teaches us everything we need to know how to navigate such a winding river, and in order to navigate this journey, she teaches us through experience with her fire, her wind storms, her insects…