1. Learning a new language is fun and interesting... Learning any language in general is fun and interesting. But in school, language was actually one of my poorest subjects, and that's because the way that they teach kids language is wrong. First off, how are you supposed to learn a language without actually speaking it?… Continue reading Twelve Reasons to Learn the Latin Language
Lammas takes place on August 1st-2nd, marking the period between midsummer (first day of summer) and the first day of autumn! We are letting go of summer and welcoming the coming of fall. Lammas is pronounced like "lom-us" and sort of sounds like you are saying "llamas." It's derived from "loaf-mass," marking the first harvest… Continue reading Happy Lammas!
WILD ~ How to embrace your wildness & why you should
We are divine human beings -- but we are also animals. Wildness is something that humans have been conditioned to suppress for centuries, for thousands of years. It doesn't matter how smart we are, how complex our tools are, how spiritual some may be -- we will always be part animal. For some silly reason,… Continue reading WILD ~ How to embrace your wildness & why you should
30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (GREEN) day 16: how do you care for the environment?
I am the litter police. I may let my home get a little messy here and there but I never, ever dispose garbage in the streets. It really irks me to see trash in nature. If I'm with someone or if I see someone littering and they refuse to properly dispose it, I will go… Continue reading 30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (GREEN) day 16: how do you care for the environment?
30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (YELLOW) day 14: how do you stay positive?
Staying positive is important, something you have to work at, completely on your own... everyone has their own little ways of keeping their chins up... Something I do to stay positive is -- and this is unconventional -- but I let myself feel really, really, really sad. I know it sounds crazy. But I'm not… Continue reading 30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (YELLOW) day 14: how do you stay positive?
30-day challenge: WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 8: how do you get creative?
Getting creative requires feeling inspired and connecting to imagination. So in order for me to get creative, I need to be in touch with my emotions as opposed to feeling numb to them. So I could be feeling a lot, but if I'm not prepared to accept those feelings then I suffer a creative block.… Continue reading 30-day challenge: WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 8: how do you get creative?
30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (RED) day 3: how do you express yourself?
I like to express myself through writing, just because it is a medium that comes most naturally to me. Whenever I have something important to say to someone, it's always through writing or a letter or something. I use my voice just to express basic things, the bare minimum, because I'm not as comfortable with… Continue reading 30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (RED) day 3: how do you express yourself?
How to utilize your spirit animal
We all have a spirit animal, most of us have several of them. This species of animal may resemble parts or your personality or even physical appearance, but more importantly it is something you feel connected with on a soul level. You can pick up on it through little things... maybe a specific pattern you… Continue reading How to utilize your spirit animal