Summer Solstice Circles

Summer Solstice Circles

 After an hour of meditation this morning, a spell of gardening, a toast of elderflower champagne (!) on the steps with my gardener as we admired our work, I set off for the beach.Each summer solstice my favourite thing is to create an offering on the sand, to...
Imagine . . .

Imagine . . .

 Imagine . . .  Imagine if . . . at this time of year, for every person who is speeding up, disconnecting and behaving erratically . . . there is someone who is slowing down, connecting deeply to the still centre within, and taking special care. Imagine what...
Retreat into stillness

Retreat into stillness

The calendar year attempts to impose its agendas of deadlines and completions, yet the seasonal year is opening like a flower, towards the shining light of summer solstice.  And so what better time to retreat for the weekend, to a beautiful place in nature, with...