Marking the Earth #Photowrite

Being in Nature

The urge to mark the Earth and ground the spiritual into the physical seems to be as old as humanity.    I once saw a program on TV which tracked the journeys of the earliest people out of Africa.    Their routes could be discovered by the traces they have left behind –  paintings on rocks, carvings  and curious configurations of rocks upon the ground.

DSCN8645Rock art near the Grampians in Western Victoria, Australia depicting the creator being Bunjil with two red dingo.  

Sometimes the significance of symbols and constructions of earlier peoples has been lost in the mists of times.   Other times it has been obscured by those who came afterwards.

DSCF0007-01Remains of a Celtic Christian construction in Western Ireland that has been tidied up and reconstructed by over-zealous  20th century archaeologists.   

Medicine Wheels, some of which date back thousands of years, have been discovered across the Americas. …

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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1 Response to Marking the Earth #Photowrite

  1. ellenbest24 says:

    I had not heard of a medicine wheel this post was intriguing. Though how confused will archaeologists be in hundreds of years time when they find one where North Americain Indians never lived .

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