Few know that A Walk on the Wild Side: Answering the Call of the Wild takes quite a bit of personal preparation. Not only must I do some very deep personal work, I also find myself enrolled in the school of Spirit where the curriculum consists of preparatory experiences, energetic connections to land, monuments, places, animals, …Continue reading
The weather today has been variable, to say the least. First gray skies, then huge fluffy snowflakes, wet snowflakes, sleet, rain and, eventually, brilliant sunshine with blue skies. Welcome to Spring!
Once the sun came out to stay for a while I opened the front door. The insulated storm door makes the front entry an ideal sunning …Continue reading
Flat Stanley and "Hendrix" by artist Brant Albinosa
I have a nephew who is six-going-on-seven and a niece who is four-going-on-five who have not been to visit me since I live so far away. (My sister Claudine has not yet been brave enough to try spending 6 hours on a plane with them.)
Through the wonders of …Continue reading
Rose De Dan and Puma
Meet the AHELP community of animal lovers, service providers and veterinarians at an educational, interactive and pet-friendly Open House this Wednesday, February 15 from 4:30-8:30 in Kirkland, WA.
I’ll be appearing as the Reiki specialist along with other animal professionals. We’ll be offering demonstrations and information on how to “Enhance Your Loving Bond” …Continue reading
"The Babe" by Robert Blehert
As part of the monthly West Seattle Artwalk, there will be a reception at Alki Arts Gallery this Thursday, February 9, 2012 for my highly talented artist friend, Robert Blehert. Some of you may remember him as the artist who painted the awesome portraits of my cat Kiya and dog Puma …Continue reading
Rose De Dan and Puma, Schmitz Park ©Rhonda Hanley 2011
It’s time once again for About.com’s 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards for Holistic Healing!
They are looking for the best holistic healing resources, most inspirational person, favorite intuitive healers, and the best and most innovative healing products on the market.
And Wild Reiki and Shamanic Healing has been nominated for …Continue reading
Yellow Rose and Fly in Garden ©Rose De Dan 2012
Current shifts in geopolitical, economic and global climates, and wildly varying interpretations of the Mayan calendar have created a lot of speculation and concern over what will happen in 2012.
On New Year’s I conducted a public Peruvian despacho ceremony, and as is usual I received guidance …Continue reading
The Connection 2010: Cucumber the Timber Wolf and Rose De Dan ©2010
Landmark event brings native wildlife and people together in dialogue and ceremony to co-create a sustainable vision for the future.
A Walk on the Wild Side: Answering the Call of the Wild was created so that people and animals could meet in ceremony with …Continue reading
Tiger and Bagheera Hang Out Photo: Rose De Dan ©2011
Putting it into Perspective
The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. Wild Reiki and Shamanic Healing Blog was viewed about 16,000 times in 2011. If my blog were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 6 sold-out performances for that …Continue reading
“O Reiki Tree” photo Rose De Dan©2011
Every year I have had a Christmas tree—the holiday season simply would not feel complete without one. When I was old enough to drive I took over the job of choosing from my father who simply did not enjoy the task as I did. To find it I would …Continue reading
Ottamic Pond, Hudson, New Hampshire Photo: Lorraine Cadran ©2011
From time to time I am honored to receive email from people who have enjoyed reading my book Tails of a Healer and want to share their own inspirational animal story. I was contacted recently by Lorraine Cadran, a Reiki Master and empath who had received a …Continue reading
Mountain Lion Windwalker with A Walk on the Wild Side 2011 attendees
In 2010, at the request of the animals, a group of people gathered at Earthfire Institute Wildlife Sanctuary and Retreat Center for a unique event. Entitled A Wild on the Wild Side: Answering the Call of the Wild, it was where I first met …Continue reading
While my 2010 and 2011 encounters with Earthfire Institute’s Animal Ambassadors during A Walk on the Wild Side: Answering the Call of the Wild were very powerful, the proof that they were more than very cool experiences came afterward.
I live with a half-bobcat named Cougar, result of an illegal breeding operation. When I first met him, …Continue reading
Greet old friends, make new ones, and shop for unique, uplifting gifts at Alki Arts, Sunday, December 4, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
I’ll be there along with friends Robyn Fritz, Alchemy West, and Vicki Draper of Vi Miere to answer your questions about energy healing sessions/classes for people and animals as well as assist you in finding the right …Continue reading
When I became an energy healer my creative side, dormant for many years, woke up, and I began to combine my photography and graphic design background with my Reiki, shamanic and animal communication training.
The result? Wild Reiki and Shamanic Healing’s Online Store featuring gifts for animal lovers, Reiki and shamanic practitioners.. Designed from my personal art …Continue reading
Kiya, Sunset Light Rose De Dan ©2010
This past Halloween I was able to hand out candy to trick-or-treaters for the first time in many years. I was surprised to discover that what delighted me most was not the kids; it was my 16 year-old cat, Kiya, who is not as spry or fun-loving as she …Continue reading
“This experience has forever changed how I see the universe and myself. I honor life around me in a completely different way. It encouraged me to continue to see myself with the same love the horses gifted me with.”—Cyndi Renz
There’s still a little time left to sign up for this unique and very special one-day workshop …Continue reading
On October 15 I attended the Woodland Park Zoo’s first Animal Enrichment class for adults, where we visited some of the enclosures and listened to stories and information on what the zoo does in the form of enrichment for the animals.
Enrichment is a way of breaking up the daily or weekly routine for the animals, offering …Continue reading
Coyote Pimpernel and Rose De Dan in ceremony at A Walk on the Wild Side ©2011 Debbie Noyes
This past weekend I was honored to facilitate ceremony with 10 people and over 60 animals at Earthfire Institute for A Walk on the Wild Side: Answering the Call of the Wild 2011.
The ceremonies conducted throughout the …Continue reading
Former Train Station, Wallace, Idaho ©Rose De Dan www.reikishamanic.com
As I type this we are leaving Wallace, Idaho where we stayed overnight at the Wallace Inn after a day of travel from Seattle on our way to Yellowstone National Park and event A Walk on the Wild Side at Earthfire Institute in Driggs, Idaho.
Wallace is a …Continue reading