Articles

Gary Gent and Debbie Gent have written articles for various publications.

We hope you find these interesting.

Shamanism:

What is Shamanism?
by Gary Gent
Shamanism is the ability to shift into an altered state of consciousness while still awake, control that state and come back out of it at will… read article

Doorways
by Gary Gent
This is what I would like to discuss in this article, how doorways that we open to ourselves, help and teach us individually and collectively as we walk our paths… read article

Death and Dying – A Change
by Gary Gent
Shamanic Soul Recovery and Extraction is a process which assists not only the living, but also the individual who is getting ready to end their earth walk… read article

Drumming:

Teachings of the Sacred Drum
by Debbie Gent and Patrick Pinson of Cedar Mountain Drums
Drumming is active meditation. When we open to the holiness of the drum – the tree spirit and the spirit of the animal of the hide, the magic begins.Drumming is active meditation. When we open to the holiness of the drum – the tree spirit and the spirit of the animal of the hide, the magic begins… read article

Birthing the Sacred Drum
by Debbie Gent
I use the term “birthing” in relation to creating a drum, because it is truly a process of creation. Like human procreation, the drum is the combination of two individual spirits… read article

Flower Essences & Aromatherapy:

Stop and Smell the Flowers – An Introduction to Flower Essences
by Debbie Gent
Flower essences are particularly helpful for addressing emotional and mental distress. These distresses are often translated into physical dis-ease… read article

Aromatherapy and Flower Essences – A Partnership for Chakra Balancing
by Debbie Gent
Essential oils and flower essences provide a healing partnership that works particularly well for chakra balancing… read article