The end of summer.

Autumn can be a challenging time of year. The energy of summer (which is a lovely spreading feeling, that expansive sense of time) has fallen way to the energy of late summer (the time of the harvest, when the crops are taken in and we have a sense of having everything we need) and now we're entering the energy of autumn. In autumn, everything begins moving downwards. The leaves fall from the trees. Nature is getting ready for winter, when the sap moves to the very center of the tree and stays put until spring arrives again. Many people have been telling me lately that they don't like autumn because autumn leads to winter. If autumn gets you down, or if you LOVE autumn and want to be even mo