Wednesday Wisdom: Altered states

A weekly Wednesday Wisdom post with two or three profound or beautiful thoughts on a theme related  to Paganism and childbearing. An invitation to meditate or just to pause a moment and consider.
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“During the last weeks of pregnancy, preparations on all levels become more intense and a woman can begin to enter an altered state, withdrawing from the normal tasks of the world, and attuning to the callings of her body and the child within.”

–Jackie Singer, Birthrites

 

“Childbirth is designed by nature to be a peak experience that is joyous, ecstatic, and loving.

– Christiane Northrup, Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom

 

 

 

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