How Does Reiki Work?

How Does Reiki Work?

We are alive because vibrant life force energy (Ki) is flowing through each and every one of us. Our life force energy flows within our physical body though pathways we’ve named as chakras and meridians. It also flows around us in a field of energy called the aura or...

Reiki 101

Reiki 101

What is Reiki?  Reiki is a Japanese word meaning "Universal Life-Force Energy". The proper Japanese pronunciation is RYE-KEY, and it has been westernised to RAY-KEY. Rei - means universal, omnipresent – present everywhere at the same time. Esoterically Rei means...

Reclaiming Roots

Reclaiming Roots

The word witch has held such power over me. No other word makes me feel quite the way this one does. Never have I been so fascinated, terrified and delighted by a word all at once. There are other female archetypal roles/identities/names that I love and identify with...

Being Present with the Unknown

Being Present with the Unknown

I have this memory from when I was younger when I had pulled out all the toys in my closet because I'd been told to clean my room. I sat there staring at it all in front of me in a complete state of overwhelm and started to cry. I had no idea what to do with it...

facing the shadow

facing the shadow

I’ve been exploring my 'wild woman’ within these last few weeks in my travels to places that are known to have high energy in the land.  The land in Asheville, NC was potent! And felt deeply feminine. Being in the mountains surrounding the city took me even...

What is a Reiki attunement?

What is a Reiki attunement?

Reiki Attunements Reiki is not taught in the way many other healing techniques are taught. The attunement is an integral part of the Reiki training and it is transferred to the student by the Reiki Master during an attunement process. This process opens the crown,...

Under Construction

Under Construction

I think we're always in a state of being under construction. There are always things moving and shifting underneath our surface, but I think there are particular moments in time when there's heavy construction work that needs to happen. Too many potholes = leaks in...

Healing is an ongoing journey

Healing is an ongoing journey

your body + your energy field hold wisdom Healing is a process. A journey back to self. It is a process of peeling back layers to release hidden information. Sometimes the only way to access something is once it leaves the place where it's been stuck. It is through...

Why learn Reiki?

Why learn Reiki?

Because it's important to have tools in your tool kit. When our access to insurance (ie security + health) is directly linked to our job or income it creates a co-dependency of our bodies on a social structure that is inherently failed. This can make us feel that our...

Feelings are hard.

Feelings are hard.

That which is unconscious is SO intangible. I watch Outlander. The main female heroine (and I mean HEROINE) is a healer. She often deals with physical wounds. The Scottish and the British got into a tangle (again) and she had to save someone (again). Bullet wounds may...