“It takes nothing away from a human to be kind to an animal.” ~Joaquin Phoenix
I was in Egypt earlier this summer with a small number of friends.
“Egypt will activate something ancient in you,” I was told by one of them. “You have to go.”
Egypt wasn’t exactly on my bucket list, but in the span of one year, three different people had told me I needed to visit the country, so when the opportunity presented itself, I did.
My favorite mystic organized the trip. She carefully planned it around each person’s healing needs. She decided which temples we would visit, when to do acupuncture and what Egyptian oils to use on pressure points. She also determined the prayers and rituals that were to be included.
This was too good to miss for a woman on a healing journey.
My twelve-year old son had unexpectedly died five years earlier, and I began a journey of healing my broken heart. I was considering talk therapy and medication, but the…