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Into the Heart of the Goddess

1 Oct

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I came to a little cottage in an unfamiliar place in the west of Ireland ten years ago… I was a very different woman then.

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I had faith in patriarchal religion.

I chain-smoked.

I ate meat.

I rarely questioned the matrix that was my life.

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Much has passed.

Much of me is gone too.

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The years here have seen a new woman emerge, one who would have been barely recognisable to me all those years ago.

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Bealtaine has sculpted me, hollowed out the fear and uncertainty, re-shaping and moulding me into someone very different.

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I have journeyed back to the Mother.

I now live my life to serve only the interests of Mother Earth.

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I am ready and prepared to spend more time in meditative work, making a pilgrimage to the heart of the Goddess.

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In order to be able to do this, I am directed to spend more time on the land, working and allowing my mind to free itself of all hindrances to free-flow energy.

I am to walk, work and let the Goddess in.

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What began as a journey into Permaculture, has transformed and taken me deeper into the heart of Sacred Earth.

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There is much for me to understand and connect with, for to be in communion with Mother Earth is what is imperative for me.

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If you decide to continue this journey with me, I welcome you.

If not, then I bid you farewell…for my part, I have no choice.

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I care deeply about her restoration to health and beauty and need to listen to her heart.

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For this reason, I will continue to write about and photograph her beauty.

However, this will be on a once weekly basis, so as I can devote my time to listening.

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Your generosity is greatly appreciated in supporting Bealtaine Cottage.


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