Star Signposts: New SolLunar Cycle ~ October 19 – October 26 New SolLunar Cycle in sidereal Libra “Pause” acrylic painting by Alison Brush The arrival of a New SolLunar Cycle is always a blessed moment to begin anew and we are afforded this opportunity every 28 days. How exciting that this week’s New Moon is exactly linked…

Star Signposts: Week of the Last Quarter Moon- October 12 -18 Last Quarter Moon “Grand Teton Range Nightscape” photograph by Tristan Greszko The theme of this entire SolLunar Cycle continues in the upcoming two weeks: focus, to be focused, to learn to be better focused by eliminating distractions. Transform too much idleness or laziness of the…

Star Signposts: Weeks of Full Moon- October 5 -11 Full Moon in sidereal Virgo/Pisces “Grand Teton Night Sky” photograph by Tristan Greszko The theme of this entire SolLunar Cycle continues in the upcoming two weeks: focus, to be focused, to learn to be better focused by eliminating distractions. Transform too much idleness or laziness of the…

Star Signposts: First Quarter Moon- September 27- October 4 New SolLunar Cycle in sidereal Virgo “Totality” by Tristan Greszko I am excited to post these exquisite photographs (above) of the recent Great American Eclipse from the talented Tristan Greszko. Thank you, Tristan. Check out Tristan Greszko’s extraordinary photographs of both our mystical heavens and magical Earth. This New Moon in sidereal Virgo is…

Star Signposts: New SolLunar Cycle- September 19-26 New SolLunar Cycle in sidereal Virgo “Path of Totality” by Tristan Greszko I am excited to post these exquisite photographs (above) of the recent Great American Eclipse from the talented Tristan Greszko. This opening photograph tracks the entire Eclipse across the Grand Tetons. Thank you, Tristan. Check out Tristan Greszko’s extraordinary photographs of both…

We tend to forget that we are animals. I know it is not sexy or spiritually inspiring, but the truth is we are part of the animal kingdom. We are also unique. Our human experience is complex. We are animals with a conscious. Animals with an ego. We are self-aware. This can present a lot…

No one thinks twice when utilizing a coach to better his or her game. So why not use a life coach to better our lives? According to Holistic Life Coach Christie Watts-Schutt, “Life coaching is meant to be a stepping stone to our own greatness and can be a learning process applied toward all of…

Most personal growth comes from overcoming a challenging experience. Like the most intriguing books we read, movies we watch or stories we hear, our lives are a series of obstacles waiting to be overcome. These obstacles are what creates a deeper connection with ourselves, others and the force between us. We trigger some of these…

It is summer in Jackson Hole. The verdant green of the valley shines into my windows with almost shocking intensity. As I gaze into shimmering aspen leaves over pink honeysuckle blooms in my yard, I’m finding it difficult to move away from this sublime present moment to take my readers with me on a journey…

“Jackson is Neverland.” “You can’t have a ‘real’ life in Jackson.” “I’m thinking of moving away to find better opportunities.” If you’ve lived in Jackson Hole for long, you have heard people say these things. Why is it a common idea for people to express the idea that the options here are not “real life”?…

Today I watched a 1974 film I loved as a child, “The Little Prince.” It’s a musical based on Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s book of the same title. At a point in the film, actor Gene Wilder, who plays the Fox, cites a “secret” he provided to the Little Prince, who tamed the Fox and also…

It happened again! First the frustrations, then it’s the anger. Then before you know it this overwhelming feeling of sadness encompasses your entire body. You feel paralyzed by doubt and overcome with question. You fall to your knees. “Why can’t I just make this happen?” “Why won’t it work?” “How come the universe just never…

People who, without a doubt, have one passion that drives them every day and others who don’t. They want to experience it all. Their interests changed as they do. There’s so much pressure to… “Follow your passion, find your purpose.” “Follow your passion and life is easy.” “Follow your passion, the money will flow effortlessly.”…