Living life as an empath means walking around absorbing and feeling the emotions of everyone you come in contact with—like a walking human sponge. This makes going to crowded places very uncomfortable, and some empaths end up spending much of their time alone to avoid being overwhelmed.
It was through exploring ceremonial magic in my youth that I first encountered plants being placed into planetary categories. This idea that plants, the planets, and myself were somehow connected fascinated me. Through my journey seeking this ancient and obscure knowledge, I found these correspondences were used in ceremonial magic, folk traditions, and practical alchemy.
We know this may be shocking to some as there exists a significant cult-ural matrix that says sex becomes painful for women and men lose all interest in sex as they age. We are typically programmed to believe that aging is a decrepit and painful process of disease that halts all sexual activity, or any vital life activity for that matter.
How do you have the tough convo with your man (or whomever your partner is) about how your desire for sex is there but not as hot and heavy as it was five years ago when you began your relationship?
Venus, oh Venus. What a glorious goddess and planet that can teach us so much about ourselves, the pleasures in life, how to appreciate beauty and live in opulence, and the way we think about money.
We live in a world where in mainstream, New Age, and even modern-day spiritual circles, great myths run with wild abandon on the topics of love, sex and sacred union.