The concept of “embracing winter” is foreign to many, because it runs counter to our cultural conditioning. But it is essential for our health and productivity.
In a culture of go-go-go we never fully arrive. The invitation at the Winter Solstice is to arrive, stay, and listen.
In the wake of unspeakable tragedies, we often rush to blame, judge, and take action. Our aims may be noble, but we skip over the crucial first step: grief.
If you want to create something new, you must create space by releasing what doesn’t serve you. Where are you clinging to dead weight?
Spring is a season of action and implementation. But the first action to take is no action.
The Earth’s wisdom dictates a process, and no part of nature is immune. Not even humans.