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Category: reiki & sacred spaces

what is a mandala?

At the end of October, I am taking a group on retreat to Dartmoor.  Hopefully the weather will be kind.  If it isn’t, there will be space to create our […]

Reiki share/gathering

A reminder that there is a reiki share at Yanley Court on Monday next week, 9th October, 7 – 9 pm, arrival from 6.50 pm. Cost is £10 per person […]

guided meditation

I’ve had an inspiring couple of days teaching reiki and spending time discussing energy.  As well as talking about the principles and application of healing, we discussed the expectations of […]

what’s in a name … reiki boar

I call my Reiki practice reiki boar.  During our recent reiki gathering, boar presented himself from the card pack.  Here are some words about Boar wisdom: Boar symbolises Warrior Spirit, […]

what happens at a reiki gathering?

Last Monday saw the beginning or restart of the reiki gathering evenings.  These spaces are sometimes called reiki shares or healing circles.  Three out of the four people who came […]

What happens at a Death Cafe?

nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own and from morning to night, as from the cradle to the grave, it is but a succession of […]

Blog – new look

I’ve changed the layout of the blog.  Please let me know if there are problems finding your way around.  This is also an opportunity to ask you to engage with […]

Events & summer yoga – how to book

There are several events coming up that have limited spaces.  Some of you are used to using the online booking system.  I am asking that everyone use this to book […]

reiki gathering / healing circle – 10 July

Now I have reduced my college teaching commitment I feel I am in a space to offer healing circles.  This is an opportunity to meet and to give and receive healing If you are interested in learning more about healing or just feel drawn to being in a healing space, please let me know. I […]

reiki dates

I would like to offer reiki gatherings (shares) and courses again. Now I am solely at Yanley Court and have let go of my college teaching, I have the space […]

what is reiki?

Reiki (‘ray-kee‘) receives reactions of curiosity and joy as well as mistrust.  My own relationship with reiki began about fifteen years ago when I was going through ‘something’, I cannot […]

Tonight’s reiki gathering

Another beautiful day! I can’t some to get the numbers together for tonight so am postponing for now. Another date set is Wednesday 31 May so please let me know […]

Pop up Death Cafe 

Following discussions about our relationship to life and death, a friend who facilitates death cafés has arranged the following meeting: Tuesday 27th June 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm at the […]

healing circles / shares / teaching

Now I have reduced my college teaching commitment I feel I am in a space to offer healing circles.  This is an opportunity to meet and to give and receive healing If you are interested in learning more about healing or just feel drawn to being in a healing space, please let me know. I […]

Reflection: Pain, breath and trust

I’ve just finished reading Hell Bent by Benjamin Lorr.  The subtitle reads ‘obsession, pain and the search for something like transcendence in competitive yoga’.  It’s a compelling read detailing the […]

healing circles / shares / teaching

Now I have reduced my college teaching commitment I feel I am in a space to offer healing circles.  This is an opportunity to meet and to give and receive healing If you are interested in learning more about healing or just feel drawn to being in a healing space, please let me know. I […]