LAST MASK CENTER
Christina also runs the Last Mask Center for Shamanic Healing located in Portland, Oregon.
Contact:firstname.lastname@example.org ext 02586
"I enjoy the intelligence, warmth, strength, and connection you bring. Thank you for doing this work."
Jonathan Horwitz, 2011
Summer is the season of joy, enthusiasm, purpose, and radiance. Ancient peoples around the world have used the Summer Solstice Fire to focus this innate…read more.
Pablo Picasso said“The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.” The practice of art allows our soul’s to talk…read more.
Sovereignty is the supreme power to self govern and it is the core of a life lived well. What does sovereignty mean in a time…read more.
Truly new and creative ideas arise from the wellspring of our indomitable spirit. That spirit is either cultivated or crushed in our day to day…read more.
When we co-create our lives with Spirit and our Shadow together, we end up following the path of crazy logic. If you can use your…read more.
The everyday empowerment of shamanic life is available to all who choose to step into direct relationship with their own helping spirits. This act of…read more.
What if our Shadow is actually trying to save us from a successful and safe but un-soul-satisfying life? What if our Shadow was actually trying,…read more.
Co-creation is an art that must be practiced consciously. Without conscious engagement our ability to manifest a life that is more joyful for us can…read more.
There are some basic principles needed to co-create your reality, to orient your energy and your vision, and then manifesting a better world should be…read more.
Each of us has the ability to manifest a life that is more joyful for us and transformative for the world. Humans are manifesting all…read more.
“Follow your bliss” is really not enough to go on when we need to clarify a vision of our true calling and engage that path…read more.
To live your true calling requires you to maintain right relationship with power—your power and the power of others. Like the captain of a ship…read more.
Shamanic skills can help us to turn the fears that stop us in life into the ability to discern the deeper truth that resonates with…read more.
When we embark on finding our true calling we are first faced with all we must sacrifice, release, and let die in our current life.…read more.
The Visionary capacity in shamanism manifests in many forms from the healing visions that come in altered states, to your own capacity for vision in…read more.
Any spiritual practice can be misused as a “spiritual bypass,” or the means by which one jumps to spirit prematurely in an effort to avoid…read more.
Every individual has gifts to bring to the world, though many will live their lives precisely running away from those gifts. Every individual has gifts…read more.
Your life magic is just waiting for you to notice it, to notice the natural (visible) and supernatural (invisible) forces that influence the events of…read more.
“Creativity is a magical and sacred process. The process transforms the artist and the product transforms the world,” explains artist Mark Wagner of Hearts and…read more.
True power can be accessed through the spirit of dance in a freeform atmosphere. Anyone can access his or her power anytime. You don’t need…read more.
Sacred sounds resonate with the original blueprint for life and for your life. Sacred song can be a direct path by which the shaman restores…read more.
“Making sacred images co-creates reality and feeds into the soul and web of life…” explains visual artist, author, and shamanic practitioner, Faith Nolton. “Making paintings…read more.
The most direct path to living your soul’s true purpose is both individual and communal. As individuals, people often feel lost, fragmented, or unknown to…read more.
When we are not aware of our soul’s true purpose or simply not aligned in our actions, contemporary life can fill quickly with dis-eases of…read more.
How do we walk the line between the Old Story Rules and the New System we are creating? Once you have found the path to…read more.
The summer solstice is a time of fullness, expression, and manifestation in the physical world. And yet, in the frenzy of summer vacations, weekend get-aways,…read more.
Our soul’s purpose lives in our body, deep within the root of our being where we carry our piece of the original spark of life.…read more.
What does it take to live a legendary life? A human is born to live a legendary life because we are all born of the…read more.
Contemporary life is filled with so much promise of happiness and fulfillment. Yet many people find that, though they are doing all the right things,…read more.
The “Winter Blues” viewed from a shamanic perspective are misdiagnosed. Through the eyes of the shaman the Winter Blues are not so much about less…read more.
You can open the door to a life of meaning and purpose by “picking up your medicine.” Your medicine does not come to you in…read more.
Authenticity is rooted in initiation, in the transformation of the ego identity from child self to adult self. For this we need ritual and the…read more.
Our soul’s purpose is the cornerstone of well-being, from a shamanic perspective. But how do we find it? Without it we are lost. With it…read more.
Today being “the wounded healer” has become the excuse for poor discernment in contemporary practitioners around boundaries, responsibility, and personal healing. In western thought the…read more.
Spiritual Warriorship is more than a metaphor that your therapist drags out every time you are challenged to take the actions necessary to change. Our…read more.
“There is great power in our True Nature and great healing in letting go of all that no longer resonates with it. When we allow…read more.
“The Trickster cannot be trusted,” writes author Lewis Hyde, “It is a contact that puts us slightly at risk; we open ourselves to disruption whenever…read more.
At the core of well-being is the cultivation of right relationship with your self. Shaman and host, Christina Pratt explains that, from a shamanic perspective,…read more.
One of the highest values held in shamanic cultures is the fact that each individual brings to this world a unique soul’s purpose. The gift…read more.
Your destiny is already present. It is here with you from the moment of your birth, and yet you are unclear. What you miss is…read more.
Shamanism offers us direct relationship with spirit and through that ongoing relationship guidance and direction. With the help of spirit, every individual can find his…read more.
In honor of Independence Day we will speak this week of FREEDOM, but all patriotism stops there. We are speaking of freedom because it is…read more.
Why does the passion that lives so simply within each of use prove so elusive for so many people? You have read the books, listened…read more.