Book review: ‘Grandmothers Counsel the World’

  If you’re wishing to journey deeper into the ancestral wisdom of our beloved Mother Earth, then I heartily recommend this book whose every chapter gives voice to one of the wise women who are (or have been) part of the International Council of Thirteen...

“Embrace your cycles and discover the Medicine Woman in you”

  An interview with Sophia Style by Kathy Walkling (Ecofemme)     I’m very excited about this interview with Kathy Walkling, co-founder of the women-led social enterprise project Ecofemme. I first connected with Kathy around 15 years ago, when I started...

The thirteen qualities of the Medicine Woman

  Medicine Woman…   Is intimately connected to nature and the elements. She knows that nature is her teacher and her source of nourishment. She speaks the language of the Earth. She trusts in the medicine and the healing messages of the animals and the elements...

The medicine of the Four Elements

Fire. Water. Air. Earth.   It’s amazing how much wisdom is contained in these four elements. We are witnessing a powerful resurgence of this ancestral wisdom for healing the Earth and ourselves. When you make your connection with the elements, the fire, the...

Dragonfly medicine

Image: Donna Adi   According to indigenous traditions in many parts of the world, every animal has a medicine, a teaching and a message for us, if we’re open to receiving their wisdom. Today, with a waxing moon to accompany us, we’d like to share this...

I am a Medicine Woman

“I am a medicine woman. I am she who respects nature. I am she who dances with fire. I am she who is born from thunder. I am she who understands all living beings. I am she who speaks of dignity. I am she who lives among the elements. I am one with the earth. I am she...