Month: February 2020

Pivot Points, Coda

Pivot Points, Coda As I was thinking this over a few days later, I noticed a few things about my own pivot points – and of course these patterns may or may not apply to anyone else.  The high points: There is a period of discomfort prior to the pivot, just like Ken Wilber describes…

Noro Chevron Afghan

Noro Bias Stripe Afghan Adapted from the design book Timeless Noro Knit Blankets, published by Sixth+Spring Books in 2019, this pattern offers many possibilities for using up color-change yarns you have in your stash, so long as they are of similar weight.  Naturally, the book suggests that you use Noro self-striping yarns.  However, I used…

Pivot Point, Part 2

PIVOT POINT, Part 2 This morning it came to me that, for most people, their identity is bound up in what they do.  In a male-dominated world, the divine masculine yang energy of expansion is paramount, so we do things because we can, regardless of the end or side effects.  (For example, only in a…

Pivot Point, Part 1

PIVOT POINT, Part 1 Last Sunday was 02-02-2020, a palindromic date (and thus exceedingly rare – the next one will be in 03-03-3030).  Spiritually and energetically, this seems to be a moment to reaffirm our dreams and intentions.  My own teacher speaks of 2020 as a year of replenishment, of being blessed again after times…