Introduction

In the years since writing the text for the Oracle of the Dreamtime[1] many people have asked me about creatures that were not included.  This guide, the first of its kind in Australia, is for those who encounter, dream about, or are drawn to these as indigenous symbols. The many …

Drop Bear

The infamous, deadly Drop Bear. The recent announcement of koala Borobi as mascot for the 2018 Gold Coast’s hosting of the Commonwealth Games reminded me it was time to put up a post about this challenging symbol! The news report I saw described him as a drop bear in jest …

Southern Cross

Oops! I haven’t completed this one yet…. somehow missed being transferred… I’ll get to  it soon – or remind me – impopia (at) gmail.com so I can do it… 🙂   lol !!!!

Perdana Botanical Garden, Kuala Lumpur

Just a quick post for today, sharing photographs of flowers and orchids I took in Malaysia! It was a sultry tropic day, the kind of  day you just wanted to drink a lot of water but had to balance it out with where the nearest toilets would possibly be(!)…. smog …

St Andrew’s Cross Spider

Earlier this week I came across this beautiful lady in her web. The next day she was gone and a few days later a plethora of spiderlings emerged from the nest at the top of the web. When I zoomed in on the images, she is actually spinning silk! She’s a …

5 Easy Steps to do Today to Find your Mojo!

Fear holding you back? In a slump? Feeling a bit lost, like there’s no feeling of excitement in the mornings? Those goals, projects or things that got you all excited and buzzing now seem boring and dull? It sounds like you’ve lost a bit of your sense of purpose, your …

Numbers, Colours, Patterns and Directions

Not only do the creatures you encounter have significance, but the number of them and/or the patterns they form may influence their personal meaning. Numbers could also relate to the time or date of the encounter, if it seems relevant. Colour is important as well. Notice the colours of flowers …

Numbers

beginnings, solidarity, independence, issues around the ego and concept of Self, sense of oneness and unity, individuality, ‘won’ – victory, achievement and success relationship, partnership, intuition, duality, balance, two sides, union, joining/binding or bonding Imagination, the mind, manifestation, creation, the trinity of mind, body and spirit, ‘free’ physical level, material …

Colours

Red – life-force, blood, energy, activity, challenge, physical stimulation, sexuality, passion, personal power, aggression, anger, warmth, will to live, danger, something from your past resurfacing (perhaps around how you were ‘reared’), what have you ‘read’ lately that has had an impact? Yellow – the mind, mental stimulation, clarity, communication, inspiration, …