mother earth

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Mother Earth is Pregnant

“Walk lightly in the spring-mother earth is pregnant”-Kiowa The metaphor of the earth as our mother is ancient-and carries deep truth if you think about it. Our bodies are literally made from the dust of the earth and our lives are maintained by what she produces, like breast milk for an infant. The ancient stories … Continue reading

Caves: the Womb of Mother Earth

Do you like caves? They are kind of numinous, magical places, silent except perhaps for dripping water, dark, leading we know not where. Our ancient ancestors felt the same, except that they had a pervasive idea that the earth was their mother (it kind of is, if you think about it) so to enter a … Continue reading