Who is Isis?

Isis is one of the oldest goddesses of ancient Egypt. She is considered to be a patron saint of women, mothers and children, embodied perseverance and strength among other positive traits. She was initially an obscure goddess who lacked her…More

Frankincense

  , A note from Ruth Anne Here is how I use Frankincense. I get the crystals . (For locals I think ‘In Your Ear’ in Sylva may have some.)  Also I believe they have the charcoal disks in a…More

The Art of War, the Shamanic Shadow Dance

The Art of War, the Shamanic Shadow Dance

In ancient Greece, a warrior was taught to dance before ever engaging in a battle—sounds really strange, doesn’t it? What does dancing have to do with the art of war? Well, dance was critical to the survival of each man…More

Mercury Retrograde: What the… Not Again!

Mercury Retrograde: What the… Not Again!

We just finished three weeks of the planet Mercury in Retrograde and this one has been a doozy! You may already know what Mercury in Retro means, but if you don’t, it’s when the planet appears to go backwards in…More

Blue Star Staying Power

Blue Star Staying Power

We are the Sekmet Blue Star Sisters in Springfield, IL and wow, have we had an interesting time in the past few months in our attempt to reconnect with each other. We first started as a group spread all over…More