“My Grandmother told me the Creator was here 10,000 years before you came to introduce him to us”.
It all started at lunch, when Gwen, a young First Nations woman, told me the above.
A Universal Spiritual Force or as Ina puts it, we are a part of everything, even connected to the tree outside.
It’s our grandson’s thirteenth birthday coming up this week. It’s caused me to reflect on the many joyful memories he’s given. I was fortunate to have held Sam in my arms just hours after he was born. Even then, the look in his new born eyes seemed to recognize me. Who knows.
The W̱SÁNEĆ 13 moon calendar, SḴÁU ȽTE, represents the natural laws of the W̱SÁNEĆ (Saanich) people. This month's moon, PEXSISEN, the moon of opening hands, signifies the renewal of Earth's strength: all of nature is blooming.