8 Ways to Help Heal Trauma

As we watch the unfolding congressional hearings on the potential appointment of Kavanaugh, we are blatantly reminded of the trauma that many women across the world have experienced at the hands of a violent and dominating patriarchal structure. Rape, sexual abuse and assault are not the only forms of trauma, but the light of source … Continue reading 8 Ways to Help Heal Trauma

Don’t Push

Beware of attempting to understand another. Although you may be fascinated by the workings of another's mind or their actions, it is neither your job or right to dissect them. Understanding comes through time, through cycles, through experience. When you allow an individual to be in full flow in front of you, unfolding in all … Continue reading Don’t Push

Acknowledge Your Feelings

I have a lot of things that I feel right now. Not an uncommon statement and seemingly innocuous. However, some of the most profound insights of my life began with such a statement. The acknowledgement of oneself is just one form of love and acceptance. Without acknowledgement, we cannot begin to assess, understand, respond to, … Continue reading Acknowledge Your Feelings

The Inception of Evil

Evil is quite a powerful word to throw around. In fact, it is very likely that each person reading will have a different idea or concept of what evil may mean. Horror films, fleeting thoughts in moments of anger, or actions taken by a manipulative partner... all of these things are wrapped up in the … Continue reading The Inception of Evil

I was Arrested for Cannabis Possession

Pictured above :: James, Krista and Tiffany Moving Across the Country Our trip wasn't really going well. We had stopped on five different occasions for repairs by the time we hit Nebraska. I was feeling a little less nervous now, having been through so much already on the journey, I figured it was time for … Continue reading I was Arrested for Cannabis Possession

The Pisces Maintenance Toolkit

Pisces Season Pisces season is a time that may have us awash in the feelings, thoughts, and impressions of others.  The mutable water sign may seem to lack direction, ambling about from one unstable point to another.  During pisces, we must find grounding through presence, as our dimensions of reality become obscured, so does our … Continue reading The Pisces Maintenance Toolkit

A Story of Awakening

My name is James Ray.  I stand here now, on the verge of my 36th solar return.  I am a crystal enthusiast, tree and cactus hugging, astrological counselor and intuitive healer.  I pull cards everyday, I journal until I cry, I seek wisdom from oracles and tarot cards.  It hasn't been that long that I … Continue reading A Story of Awakening

New Beginnings September 6th // keep up the good work

Mercury will end its retrograde period and enter Promethean Direct Cycle September 6-8th ((beginning a direct cycle lasting until December 2nd -- the next mercury retrograde, this time in Sag))This is the time when mercury is its furthest distance behind the sun yet moving forward. The energy shift will be from that of "oh dear … Continue reading New Beginnings September 6th // keep up the good work