My life is far from perfect. In fact, by mainstream society's standards, it might seem like a bit of a mess.
I'm 42 years old and I don't have a 'career' to speak of. I don't own my own home. I don't have any savings or investments. I'm not married. I don't even know where I'll be living 2 months from now. This could easily be perceived as horrifying by many.
But I truly love my life!
I love that I genuinely enjoy the work that I do. I love that I know exactly who I am and what I have to offer the world. I...
I wasn't raised with religion. Instead, a rich but elusive spirituality was woven into my day to day experiences. My mother had a strong connection to the unseen realms, whether she knew it or not, and it influenced me deeply.
She never held to a particular spiritual belief, at least not one that I was aware of, and yet I was infused with a sense of the sacred through her rituals and practices that were happening around the house.
One of these practices was the creation of altars. My mother had a knack for creating altars, they were set–up all over th...