The Love Dance: Feminine + Masculine Energy

The Love Dance: Feminine + Masculine Energy

He creates space for her and invites her in, offering stability, protection and nourishment in his tree roots. She surrenders some of her independence and slips her gentle foot beneath his root. But he doesn’t bind her. And she stays not because she must, but...
Doors, Liminality + Salt

Doors, Liminality + Salt

and the sky opens mouth wide of fireflies ~ Moonhold  A wise woman once said: When we can’t step away from our house, the simplest acts can carry great symbolic weight. We can open the windows for fresh air to circulate and take a new route by shifting the soul...
Litany of Blessings: A Love Song

Litany of Blessings: A Love Song

You are not moving, you are being moved. You are not dancing, you are being danced. You are not singing, you are being sung. You are not loving, you are love. You are being blessed, be blessings in turn. Litany of Blessings by Lubomira Kourteva...
Body of Love Rituals + Wholeness

Body of Love Rituals + Wholeness

I am a body of love rituals.  ‘Moonhold’ Our bodies. Our blessed, beautiful, loving bodies. They sure go through so much. They carry us through our good and bad, through life itself each day. They hold us. They do their best even when we don’t...
Ways to Restore Hope

Ways to Restore Hope

There is a lot of cynicism and fear mongering nowadays. The stories we tell ourselves and those told to us by others, whether true or false, are always real as far our bodies and minds are concerned. And we act out of this realness and we react to this realness. These...
How to Cultivate Tenderness toward Ourselves

How to Cultivate Tenderness toward Ourselves

To keep us tender in this world is the hardest, yet most important thing.  Tenderness is like prayer. It is a humble intimate act as we settle into our vulnerabilities; as we gather all parts of us that were meant to be whole. Tenderness is a blessing. It is the...