October is Here. Autumn is underway and the cold chills of English mornings settle around me. It’s windy and wet outside; the cloud covering grey.
If we had a fire, this would be the time to stoke the logs and get ready for the dim light of flame.
~Samhain/Halloween October 31
~ Full Moon 23rd October
~apples! [Apple crumble]
~nuts and seeds
~sweet potato with rosemary ^_^
~full cleaning ritual
~ready the warm clothes
~begin seeking gifts
~air out house
~enter October poetry contest
~edit Seven Sisters
~prepare plot of forth novel for possible NaNoWriMo
~maybe join community choir/fencing/circus/creative writing/physics groups
~pub moot 21st and grove ritual 30th
~yoga, trance dance, talks, general walks in nature
~reading! with chai tea!
This month also focuses on community and re-building connections – with University friends I’ve not seen for 4 months and with new people in my voluntary jobs and societies.
+ mondays – volunteering 4-6pm
+ tuesdays – run meditation 4-5pm
+ tuesdays – creative writing 7-9pm
+ wednesdays – circus society/ pagan pub moot 8-10pm
+ thursdays – volunteering 10-4pm
+ ten hours formal teaching per week
+ associated training days for those voluntary organisations
+ write – novel, blog, study
+ read – textbook, novel, nonfiction, journal articles
+ exercise – stretches/dance/shivanata
What are you planning this month?