Alchemical Healing

From the inner to the outer world: What does it take to transform?

Making The Bed

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 in Alchemy | 0 comments

It’s morning and I am making the bed. It’s my last morning in this bed, so first there’s the stripping, then the making of the bed. In a while, I’ll launder the old linens, they’ll dry, ready to be folded and put away.   Rituals like these bring me a certain peace on mornings like this. Mornings when I am aware that my entire known universe will be different by this time tomorrow. My actions are in the now but I am also present to a want not to feel fear, not to feel sadness. I am sad to leave but I do not know why.   It is...

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Alchemy: The Great Work

Posted by on Feb 17, 2012 in Alchemy | 0 comments

It begins with Saturn. Saturn holds the energy of the metal lead. In the alchemical processes, whether inner or outer, metal is a metaphor. When something is in our way or holding us back and making us stuck – that’s lead. That’s a saturnine quality. As alchemists, our work is to transform this metaphorical lead into gold. First we have to recognize our relationship to Saturn. Astrology is a great tool to help with that. Keep in mind that before there was psychology, according to Carl Jung, mankind used the stars to project...

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A post about alchemical healing

Posted by on Jan 24, 2012 in Alchemy | 1 comment

A post about alchemical healing

From the inner to the outer world: What does it take to transform?

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