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Each winter I feel a deep longing to go to the desert. I yearn for the vast openness of the landscape, the dramatic vistas created by the low angle of the sun and the immense silence that is so quiet you can hear the wind in the wings of the ravens as they fly overhead.
When I chose to answer the call of my soul to individuate—to become the unique authentic being I am born to be—my transformation journey began. The first phase in any transformation is the dissolving of the old life and ego identification. In Inner Alchemy, it’s called Solutio, and it is associated with the water element.
I recently returned from my spring retreat in the immense and beautiful Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. I yearned to rest, reflect, rejuvenate and gain clarity for moving forward in my life. However I was not expecting to gain my clarity from a coyote! All during the week I had powerful encounters with coyotes. However, the