Roots of the Moon

a blog by Angie Barger

Foot baths: This is How we Do Deep Winter

Here we are, in the season between Imbolc (also observed as Groundhog Day, February 1) and Spring Equinox (March 21). Imbolc, a Celtic named holiday, celebrates the first wakings of the rootlings under the earth, readying themselves for the new sprouts that are almost ready to break the surface of the sopping wet ground. While we celebrate it here, it's much more applicable of a vision for, say Ireland, or even Virginia. For today in Central Vermont, I sit typing in my favorite chartreuse velour armchair by the wood stove, watching the blizzard continue to fall outside. It's cozy, it's slow, there's a certain amount of forced momentum that is needed to access the movement I know makes my bod


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