Great Endings Make Better Beginnings

In our society we tend to celebrate new beginnings and fresh starts. We are a self-improvement culture, and it seems like anytime is a great time for a New Year’s resolution. What we don’t seem to focus on, however, is creating a great ending before we start a fresh...

Finishing the Old, Starting Anew

School is back in session, fall is just around the corner, and from a shaman’s point of view, it’s time to celebrate. In tribal times, the tribe would take time out from daily activities to celebrate the change of season. Celebration is a way of completing and...