“Would you like a name that the mountains can hear, that the leaves can whisper and the rivers sing?” ~ David Gemmel * I came across this quote a while … Continue reading Finding Your Medicine Name
On March 1st, 2021, I went on a walk in the local forest, to ask for support and guidance as Clover Trail’s first public activities were about to be launched … Continue reading The Staff of New Beginnings
In the Northern Hemisphere, we experience the darkest time of the year today. It is midwinter! I woke up with a sense of wonder and magic today. I love the … Continue reading Tending the Garden in the Darkness
The ‘Celtic Wheel of the Year’ has been a strong part of my life for many years. This blog post reflects on the ceremony I performed on Samhain, October 31, … Continue reading Descansos Ceremony: Burning 70 Crosses on Samhain
I love making collages, usually exploring a specific topic that knocks at my door. This can for example be something I want to learn more about, something I’m struggling with, … Continue reading Collage as Research?
In the studio, the imaginary sound of wings flapping on the water transported me to a lake.* My face glowed with the warmth of the sun, although there was not a ray … Continue reading Dancing the Lake
Imagine you’ve just stumbled across a clearing in the woods where you may encounter the unexpected… A clearing, where you can meander through droplets and seeds of inspiration and reflection… A clearing where you can … Continue reading The Clearing
Since 2012 I searched for a name for my work. This has not been an easy task, and close friends have patiently let me rant about the pros and cons … Continue reading Clover Trail: What’s in a name?
A year ago today, on May 22nd, 2019 I was rushed into hospital for a life-saving operation. Earlier that month I thought I miscarried. However, it turned out I was still … Continue reading A Year and a Day