Once again, the Winter Solstice of the year is upon us. The season when
we honor the closing of circles, the Northern Quadrant of the Medicine
Wheel, the White Buffalo, the White Owl, the Ancient Spirits and Wisdom
among us and within us. The season when we learn, from nature, how to
honor the darkness of Life's Mysteries without losing faith...how to
recognize the seeds of growth and nurture them in our own inner warmth
until the Light returns...how to dignify the elder who lives always
within us, and to face our own old age with serenity and faith and
power. Once again we learn, that even in the darkest moments, health,
serenity, and healing energy are available when we focus on them with
tune the hearthsong of my soul, loving words upon my
lips...light-giving songs upon my heart...life-bringing praises upon my
The music of comfort resound in the souls of all beings,
Preserving them in peace,As the sun and moon renew themselves this
I give thanks to the
Wise Powers of the Universe that have protected me this day, this
season, this year; may their blessings attend me wherever I go, and a
special blessings to those who have touched my life, who are now in
need. QUESTIONS TO ASK DURING WINTER SOLSTICE SEASON
I look to the unfulfilled places in my life, may my
Ancient Wisdom Teachers show me how best to prepare these as fields
where I may sow seeds of hope, especially.............I ask, both for
myself and others, may self blame, disappointment, disappear,
self-doubt be transformed by self-confidence, hopefulness, an awareness
of my potential, and Love.
What am I endeavoring to manifest now in my life?
How can I change my thought patterns, to empower my goals?
What old connections could I release now, for my highest good?
Where can I turn for the best sources of Inspiration and Solutions?
What wisdom is seeking to reveal itself to me at this time?
What are the best ways that I can refresh myself, physically and spiritually?
How can I show my appreciation to others more effectively?
How can I show my appreciation to my Self more effectively?
What new idea has seeded itself this winter, and how can I best nurture it to fruition, as the earth nurtures her seeds??
What are the imprisoning fears that I feel ready to release?
What are the serenity landmarks or symbols of my Spirit Home? Of my Earthy Home?
What parts of me will awaken as the rebirth of Spring arrives?
How can I best focus on the my blessings this season?
How can I turn negatives into positives?
How can I make the best use of this lifetime?