Articles

A selection of most recently published articles. I am open to further writing commissions on any aspect of my experience. At some point it is my intention to complete a short story about the reunion with my birth mother and publish a collection of poetry.

Honouring the call back home – an unfolding journey of nature connection

Honouring the call back home – an unfolding journey of nature connection

6 August 2020

For much of my childhood I struggled to make sense of life. I found solace in nature, roaming free on the Somerset levels. On day-long bike rides I’d go scrumping for apples...

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Reclaiming my inner spring – nurturing tender emergence after the deep winter of our menstruation

Reclaiming my inner spring – nurturing tender emergence after the deep winter of our menstruation

30 March 2018

If we are to look at menstruation as winter, ovulation as summer and the pre-menstrual time as autumn, then spring represents the first few days following menstruation. The energy of this phase...

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Birthing a deeper connection to myself and to the land – a sacred ritual to celebrate the cycles

Birthing a deeper connection to myself and to the land – a sacred ritual to celebrate the cycles

30 June 2017

Like many young woman I wasn’t initiated into the power of the menstrual cycle. For most of my adult life my period was at best an inconvenience and at worst a painful...

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Sam Lacey