Tag Archives: hiking

The Great Cathedral

In a cave under a waterfall I recall the poem that begins: “In the immense cathedral of the holy earth, Whose arches are the heavens and the great vault above Groined with its myriad stars — what miracles of birth, … Continue reading

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Magnolia Garden and Wildwood Trail in Forest Park

It was a sunny spring day here in Portland so I went for a hike in Forest Park. I passed through the Magnolia Garden and onto Wildwood Trail. The magnolias were breathtaking. Several kinds of magnolia are nestled in a … Continue reading

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Apprentice Folk Herbalist ~/*

Hey all! I just got back from a retreat center where I kicked off my herbal apprenticeship. I and a small group of fellow apprentices hiked, identified plants, foraged, meditated, made medicinal tinctures, herbal smoking blends, and more! On the … Continue reading

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