Tag: clarity

  • Personal Alchemy

    The word Alchemy is derived from the ancient name for Egypt, Al-chemia, meaning ‘black fertile soil’. Egypt is well-known for being the land of transformation. The origins of Alchemy are accredited to Hermes Trismegistus. Hermes was a sage who lived around 3000 BC in Egypt, also thought to be Thoth, the ancient god/neter of wisdom.…

  • Stress: A Matter of Perspective

    We are told that stress is the number one cause of illness in the western world. Millions of dollars have been made on trying to control stress in our lives. We have been taught meditation, bio-feed back, given medications and courses on stress management. But what is ‘stress’? Is it really the ‘bad guy’? And…

  • The Compassion of the Rose

    The Compassion of the Rose

    In 2001 I did a workshop on the Australian Bush Flower Essences. The instructor, Ian Watson, started the class by having us each pick a flower from a bouquet. He asked us to choose the one that ‘speaks’ to us. I, of course, chose a red rose. I love them. I love the essence as…