60 pippa.io Intersection Stories http://www.vanessacouto.com en Vanessa Couto astrology, purpose, livelihood, business, entrepreneur, myth Vanessa Couto Intersection Stories is a podcast about the connection between purpose and livelihood. While it’s already a heroic journey finding your purpose, it’s a whole other adventure making a living from it. Vanessa Couto is an archetypal astrologer, artist, and teacher. She believes that we can illuminate our journey towards purpose and livelihood by weaving astrology's symbolic language, myth, and depth psychology. For more go to www.vanessacouto.com]]> Intersection Stories is a podcast about the connection between purpose and livelihood. While it’s already a heroic journey finding your purpose, it’s a whole other adventure making a living from it. Vanessa Couto is an archetypal astrologer, artist, and teacher. She believes that we can illuminate our journey towards purpose and livelihood by weaving astrology's symbolic language, myth, and depth psychology. For more go to www.vanessacouto.com]]> no Vanessa Couto info+5b7db7faad8d04697c943d30@mg.pippa.io episodic https://assets.pippa.io/shows/5b7db7faad8d04697c943d30/1536020297062-c54ac40d557e648bb1834a1fa7b9f6b4.jpeg http://www.vanessacouto.com Intersection Stories https://feed.pippa.io/public/shows/intersection-stories Waze of Thriving with Amber Cook Waze of Thriving with Amber Cook Mon, 17 Dec 2018 04:42:54 GMT 1:08:50 5c17294fabac8b2d1cec2aff no https://www.vanessacouto.com/podcast/ A conversation about what it takes to build and flourish in business. full 3 66 In this episode, I have the joy of speaking to the Founder and CEO of HealingWaze, a holistic and alternative medicine platform that helps you connect to verified practitioners, but also serves to help practitioners grow and thrive in their businesses. (https://healingwaze.com/)


In this conversation, we talk about what it takes to start a business, when purpose turns into something different than we ever imagined, and how the lack of teaching about business and money hinders the healers in the field.


There are many ways of thriving in business, but some principles are always the same: time, inner work and community.


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In this episode, I have the joy of speaking to the Founder and CEO of HealingWaze, a holistic and alternative medicine platform that helps you connect to verified practitioners, but also serves to help practitioners grow and thrive in their businesses. (https://healingwaze.com/)


In this conversation, we talk about what it takes to start a business, when purpose turns into something different than we ever imagined, and how the lack of teaching about business and money hinders the healers in the field.


There are many ways of thriving in business, but some principles are always the same: time, inner work and community.


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Clarity Comes from Doing - a conversation with Gina Gomez Clarity Comes from Doing - a conversation with Gina Gomez Thu, 06 Dec 2018 23:11:19 GMT 1:01:09 5c09aa5d0efd294430ac31fb no https://www.vanessacouto.com/podcast/ full 3 65 In this conversation with business strategist and crisis management advisor Gina Gomez (https://ginagomez.com/) we cover how important it is for us to enjoy this heroic journey that is being an entrepreneur.


We also talk about how at times it's in not fulfilling our dreams that we end up finding our true dream and meaningful work in the world. This is a rich conversation on how much heart, soul and focus it's needed to birth a business, and yet how much wisdom we gain from doing the work and showing up. Clarity comes from doing and showing up.


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In this conversation with business strategist and crisis management advisor Gina Gomez (https://ginagomez.com/) we cover how important it is for us to enjoy this heroic journey that is being an entrepreneur.


We also talk about how at times it's in not fulfilling our dreams that we end up finding our true dream and meaningful work in the world. This is a rich conversation on how much heart, soul and focus it's needed to birth a business, and yet how much wisdom we gain from doing the work and showing up. Clarity comes from doing and showing up.


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Sovereign Visibility with Theresa Pridemore Sovereign Visibility with Theresa Pridemore Fri, 30 Nov 2018 15:01:05 GMT 1:13:36 5bfdd9812ec4b39f13853962 no http://www.vanessacouto.com/podcast/ The energetics of being visible. full 64 3 In this episode, I have the joy and pleasure of talking with Soul Brand Strategist, Online Business Mentor, creator of The Sovereign Oracle, and the Portland Tarot Theresa Pridemore. 


We talk about her journey to bringing her gifts into the world and how she helps women entrepreneurs share their work in the world. It's a productive conversation around embracing our pain as the medicine we gift the world. We also touch on the paradox of how it's by getting clear on what are the gifts that we can inhabit the sweet spot between what we desire and what the world needs. 


It's a conversation about how it's often in surrendering to our Underworld journey that we find our renewal and clarity. 


Find out more about Theresa's work at Sovereign Spirit (www.sovereignspirit.biz) and check out her Sovereign Oracle deck here: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/the-sovereign-oracle#/


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In this episode, I have the joy and pleasure of talking with Soul Brand Strategist, Online Business Mentor, creator of The Sovereign Oracle, and the Portland Tarot Theresa Pridemore. 


We talk about her journey to bringing her gifts into the world and how she helps women entrepreneurs share their work in the world. It's a productive conversation around embracing our pain as the medicine we gift the world. We also touch on the paradox of how it's by getting clear on what are the gifts that we can inhabit the sweet spot between what we desire and what the world needs. 


It's a conversation about how it's often in surrendering to our Underworld journey that we find our renewal and clarity. 


Find out more about Theresa's work at Sovereign Spirit (www.sovereignspirit.biz) and check out her Sovereign Oracle deck here: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/the-sovereign-oracle#/


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The Mystery of Persephone The Mystery of Persephone Mon, 19 Nov 2018 19:28:08 GMT 1:08:57 5bf30ec830b0419f3a10833f no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/the-mystery-of-persephone Of Retrogrades, myths and why Persephone is the quintessence full 3 63 In this solo episode, I dive into exploring the story of Persephone and the cast of characters of this enduring myth. It's a short review of 2018 as a year of building basecamp and navigating the retrogrades of Mars and Venus. 


Weaving an exploration of the story of the abduction of Persephone and examining her mother Demeter and groom Hades, we see that this triad is a reflection of the process we go through in grief and transformation. 


The inspiration for this episode is my series of talks on Moon & Goddesses where I explore astrology and myth in light of the theme of archetypes of transformation. 


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In this solo episode, I dive into exploring the story of Persephone and the cast of characters of this enduring myth. It's a short review of 2018 as a year of building basecamp and navigating the retrogrades of Mars and Venus. 


Weaving an exploration of the story of the abduction of Persephone and examining her mother Demeter and groom Hades, we see that this triad is a reflection of the process we go through in grief and transformation. 


The inspiration for this episode is my series of talks on Moon & Goddesses where I explore astrology and myth in light of the theme of archetypes of transformation. 


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Of Witches and Ancestral Heritage - a conversation with Lola Pickett Of Witches and Ancestral Heritage - a conversation with Lola Pickett Fri, 02 Nov 2018 20:53:38 GMT 1:17:28 5bdcb96c5ce0982b280131f5 no http://www.vanessacouto.com/podcast/ Reclaiming the word and our heritage full 3 62 In this episode, I have the joy of talking with Lola Pickett - Identity Alchemist and Transformational Coach.


In this conversation, recorded just before Halloween, we talk about the word WITCH and its meaning now. We also discuss how in reclaiming our identity we have to dig in deeper to also uncover the power inherent in our ancestral heritage.


We talk about the heroic journey of aligning purpose and livelihood also includes coming to the conclusion that we may have climbed up the 'wrong' ladder, and the courage it takes to say 'no' to a perfectly ok life.


We also talked about a few books and resources if you are interested in uncovering more about your ancestors and heritage, especially if your roots are from Europe. Here's a few books that we mentioned:



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In this episode, I have the joy of talking with Lola Pickett - Identity Alchemist and Transformational Coach.


In this conversation, recorded just before Halloween, we talk about the word WITCH and its meaning now. We also discuss how in reclaiming our identity we have to dig in deeper to also uncover the power inherent in our ancestral heritage.


We talk about the heroic journey of aligning purpose and livelihood also includes coming to the conclusion that we may have climbed up the 'wrong' ladder, and the courage it takes to say 'no' to a perfectly ok life.


We also talked about a few books and resources if you are interested in uncovering more about your ancestors and heritage, especially if your roots are from Europe. Here's a few books that we mentioned:



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The Venus Episode The Venus Episode Mon, 08 Oct 2018 21:09:25 GMT 1:00:16 5bbbc7862284eb33702ff6a1 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/the-venus-episode Beyond pin-up and beauty queen. full 3 61 In this solo episode, I discuss Venus' birth story, her sisters the Furies, plus ways in which we can honor Venus in our lives and why that's important for not just for our lives, but the world.


This inspiration for this episode is from my series Moon & Goddesses - Archetypes of Transformation, a series of live talks that I'm doing here in Portland, Oregon around the New Moon and the myths of goddesses to help us along the way. For this month, I spoke about Venus, her birth story and the ways in which she shows up in our lives, and how we can best honor her.


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In this solo episode, I discuss Venus' birth story, her sisters the Furies, plus ways in which we can honor Venus in our lives and why that's important for not just for our lives, but the world.


This inspiration for this episode is from my series Moon & Goddesses - Archetypes of Transformation, a series of live talks that I'm doing here in Portland, Oregon around the New Moon and the myths of goddesses to help us along the way. For this month, I spoke about Venus, her birth story and the ways in which she shows up in our lives, and how we can best honor her.


For more information on my work, go to www.vanessacouto.com. Sign up for my newsletter and be in the loop of upcoming classes and events.

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Choice Point with Elaine Kalantarian Choice Point with Elaine Kalantarian Mon, 01 Oct 2018 23:33:25 GMT 1:17:26 5bb2aec5453b1bff175ee2d7 no http://www.vanessacouto.com/podcast/ Saturn as the gatekeeper on our journey towards livelihood. full 3 60 In this episode, I have the pleasure of talking with fellow astrologer Elaine Kalantarian about our journeys towards livelihood, from odd jobs, to working with astrology and the choice points we have faced on this journey. I have been following her work for many years now, but this was the first time we got to speak to each other live.


You can find more about Elaine Kalantarian's work at her website: http://www.bluemoon.bz/


For more on my work and to sign up for my newsletter for events, upcoming events and courses, go to: https://www.vanessacouto.com/

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In this episode, I have the pleasure of talking with fellow astrologer Elaine Kalantarian about our journeys towards livelihood, from odd jobs, to working with astrology and the choice points we have faced on this journey. I have been following her work for many years now, but this was the first time we got to speak to each other live.


You can find more about Elaine Kalantarian's work at her website: http://www.bluemoon.bz/


For more on my work and to sign up for my newsletter for events, upcoming events and courses, go to: https://www.vanessacouto.com/

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Answering the Call - a conversation with Lindsay Pera Answering the Call - a conversation with Lindsay Pera Sun, 23 Sep 2018 17:00:59 GMT 56:35 5ba2d1a74c11466b37d946cd no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/answering-the-call-a-conversation-with-lindsay-pera Our Life wheel, Purpose and Livelihood full 3 59 In this episode, modern mystic, business alchemist and strategist Lindsay Pera and I talk about our life wheel, purpose, meaning and livelihood. What it takes to make the leap and when its wise to do so. We also talked about Sacred Commerce and how all that is on our life's wheel is there for a reason.


Lindsay Pera is the founder to the Mystics Society and the Modern Mystics Institute, and she's a dear friend and mentor. Also check out the conversation Lindsay and I had on The Alchemy of Envy


For more on my work and to sign up for my newsletter for events, upcoming events and courses, go to: www.vanessacouto.com

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In this episode, modern mystic, business alchemist and strategist Lindsay Pera and I talk about our life wheel, purpose, meaning and livelihood. What it takes to make the leap and when its wise to do so. We also talked about Sacred Commerce and how all that is on our life's wheel is there for a reason.


Lindsay Pera is the founder to the Mystics Society and the Modern Mystics Institute, and she's a dear friend and mentor. Also check out the conversation Lindsay and I had on The Alchemy of Envy


For more on my work and to sign up for my newsletter for events, upcoming events and courses, go to: www.vanessacouto.com

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WordMagic with Laurel Airica WordMagic with Laurel Airica Fri, 07 Sep 2018 15:57:16 GMT 1:00:46 5b929fdc630147870f52e9ba no http://www.vanessacouto.com Using words to invoke magic and consciousness full 3 58 It all starts with an idea, and then words. The words we speak can invoke magic and elevate our consciousness. In this conversation with Laurel Airica, a communications consultant and the creator of WordMagic Global, a mind-bending, paradigm-shifting re-introduction to the English language, we discuss how purpose, livelihood and the importance of names illuminate our life journeys and how we share our gifts with the world. Check out Laurel Airica's work at WordMagicGlobal.com and www.LaurelAirica.com. Also check out her Patreon page https://www.patreon.com/WordMagicGlobal To sign up for my newsletter and learn more about my work, visit: https://www.vanessacouto.com/


Intersection Stories is sponsored by Otterburn & Co. a design agency focused on taking your brand from the garage to the marketplace. To learn more about their services, please visit their website at https://www.otterburn.co/

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It all starts with an idea, and then words. The words we speak can invoke magic and elevate our consciousness. In this conversation with Laurel Airica, a communications consultant and the creator of WordMagic Global, a mind-bending, paradigm-shifting re-introduction to the English language, we discuss how purpose, livelihood and the importance of names illuminate our life journeys and how we share our gifts with the world. Check out Laurel Airica's work at WordMagicGlobal.com and www.LaurelAirica.com. Also check out her Patreon page https://www.patreon.com/WordMagicGlobal To sign up for my newsletter and learn more about my work, visit: https://www.vanessacouto.com/


Intersection Stories is sponsored by Otterburn & Co. a design agency focused on taking your brand from the garage to the marketplace. To learn more about their services, please visit their website at https://www.otterburn.co/

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What is Intersection Stories all about? What is Intersection Stories all about? Tue, 04 Sep 2018 00:04:01 GMT 38:40 5b8dcbf1a48076b66389a844 no http://www.vanessacouto.com/podcast/ Where purpose and livelihood meet. full 3 57 In this inaugural episode of season 3, Vanessa Couto speaks to the intention behind the name change and shift in focus of her podcast. Intersection Stories is a podcast about the heroic journey of finding your purpose and making a living from it. For more information, visit www.vanessacouto.com


Intersection Stories is sponsored by Otterburn & Co. a design agency focused on taking your brand from the garage to the marketplace. To learn more about their services, please visit their website at otterburn.co

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In this inaugural episode of season 3, Vanessa Couto speaks to the intention behind the name change and shift in focus of her podcast. Intersection Stories is a podcast about the heroic journey of finding your purpose and making a living from it. For more information, visit www.vanessacouto.com


Intersection Stories is sponsored by Otterburn & Co. a design agency focused on taking your brand from the garage to the marketplace. To learn more about their services, please visit their website at otterburn.co

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Dangerous Women and Other Stories Dangerous Women and Other Stories Wed, 15 Aug 2018 20:40:21 GMT 56:54 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/486042078 no http://www.vanessacouto.com/podcast/ A Conversation with Carol Ferris full 2 56 In this conversation with astrologer Carol Ferris - www.carolferrisastrology.com - we cover what makes women dangerous, the myth of Lilith and her relevancy in our times, plus other stories and connections around purpose and the birth chart. For more episodes go to www.vanessacouto.com In this conversation with astrologer Carol Ferris - www.carolferrisastrology.com - we cover what makes women dangerous, the myth of Lilith and her relevancy in our times, plus other stories and connections around purpose and the birth chart. For more episodes go to www.vanessacouto.com Sliding Doors - Eclipses And Retrogrades Sliding Doors - Eclipses And Retrogrades Wed, 25 Jul 2018 18:37:22 GMT 38:20 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/476634711 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5664 Eclipses and retrogrades invite us to go through … On Groups - A Conversation With Steve Delaney On Groups - A Conversation With Steve Delaney Mon, 16 Jul 2018 18:34:38 GMT 1:13:05 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/472479087 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5665 In this episode, I talk with Steve Delaney, a psy… The Madwoman In The Attic - Cancer New Moon The Madwoman In The Attic - Cancer New Moon Mon, 09 Jul 2018 22:49:24 GMT 39:26 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/469530087 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5666 When Sun and Moon meet in Cancer we are beckoned … When Sun and Moon meet in Cancer we are beckoned to journey through the emotional landscape around mothering, belonging and nurturing. Add Pluto to the mix and our journey takes a turn towards uncovering what has been hidden in the attic of our psyche - the Madwoman in the attic, the dark hungry mother of our psyche that instead of nurturing our creations, will suffocate it to death. This is a collective journey, so at least we are not doing this alone. For more information visit www.vanessacouto.com When Sun and Moon meet in Cancer we are beckoned to journey through the emotional landscape around mothering, belonging and nurturing. Add Pluto to the mix and our journey takes a turn towards uncovering what has been hidden in the attic of our psyche - the Madwoman in the attic, the dark hungry mother of our psyche that instead of nurturing our creations, will suffocate it to death. This is a collective journey, so at least we are not doing this alone. For more information visit www.vanessacouto.com On Birthing a Spirit-led Business - a conversation with Laura Rowe On Birthing a Spirit-led Business - a conversation with Laura Rowe Wed, 04 Jul 2018 17:51:06 GMT 1:05:46 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/467296182 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5667 In this episode, Laura Rowe (The Vital Spirit) di… Cruel Summer - Navigating Mars Retrograde Cruel Summer - Navigating Mars Retrograde Tue, 26 Jun 2018 00:14:30 GMT 46:09 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/463449861 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5668 This Summer will be marked by Mars retrograde dan… <![CDATA[What's Love Got To Do With It? - A conversation with Sarah Love]]> Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:48:12 GMT 1:28:49 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/460589190 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5669 As the Solstice arrives to remind us of the power… The Cosmic Tango of Change - Uranus in Taurus The Cosmic Tango of Change - Uranus in Taurus Tue, 15 May 2018 02:55:13 GMT 52:38 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/444177849 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b566a When a planet shifts signs, especially when it wi… On Heroes - New Moon Aries On Heroes - New Moon Aries Fri, 13 Apr 2018 23:07:40 GMT 51:31 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/429391929 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b566b On Purpose - a conversation with Laura Rowe On Purpose - a conversation with Laura Rowe Sat, 07 Apr 2018 02:39:13 GMT 53:51 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/425983386 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b566c In this conversation with Laura Rowe, a spiritual… Ceres Gets A Promotion - A Conversation With Faye Blake Ceres Gets A Promotion - A Conversation With Faye Blake Tue, 27 Mar 2018 00:18:49 GMT 1:00:58 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/420486984 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b566d In this conversation with astrologer Faye Blake, … The Gift of Purpose in our Wounds - Pisces New Moon The Gift of Purpose in our Wounds - Pisces New Moon Fri, 16 Mar 2018 18:38:40 GMT 40:40 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/414723648 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b566e Coming of Age with Saturn - A conversation with Sarrah Christensen Coming of Age with Saturn - A conversation with Sarrah Christensen Mon, 26 Feb 2018 22:45:22 GMT 1:05:44 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/405661425 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b566f Everyone wants to save the world - New Moon in Aquarius Everyone wants to save the world - New Moon in Aquarius Sat, 10 Feb 2018 21:57:43 GMT 49:00 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/397534470 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5670 As we journey through the liminal space of Eclips… As we journey through the liminal space of Eclipse Season we are invited to release some old ideas (and ideals) that will no longer serve us on the journey. In this episode we explore the polarity of Leo and Aquarius, creativity and the shadow dance of hero and martyr. Visit www.vanessacouto.com for more information. As we journey through the liminal space of Eclipse Season we are invited to release some old ideas (and ideals) that will no longer serve us on the journey. In this episode we explore the polarity of Leo and Aquarius, creativity and the shadow dance of hero and martyr. Visit www.vanessacouto.com for more information. Tasting the Timeless - A Conversation with Adam Sommer Tasting the Timeless - A Conversation with Adam Sommer Wed, 24 Jan 2018 02:17:52 GMT 58:42 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/388219805 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5671 This episode is a rich conversation with astrolog… This episode is a rich conversation with astrologer Adam Sommer about a myriad of topics: flow states, mythic imagination, liminality and how do we surf the creative wave? Visit his website:http://www.holestoheavens.com/For more on my Sovereignty course: http://www.vanessacouto.com/sovereigntycourse/ This episode is a rich conversation with astrologer Adam Sommer about a myriad of topics: flow states, mythic imagination, liminality and how do we surf the creative wave? Visit his website:http://www.holestoheavens.com/For more on my Sovereignty course: http://www.vanessacouto.com/sovereigntycourse/ Sovereignty and Liminality - New Moon Capricorn Sovereignty and Liminality - New Moon Capricorn Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:46:19 GMT 32:29 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/384205040 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5672 The Elegance of Mastery - Saturn comes home to Capricorn The Elegance of Mastery - Saturn comes home to Capricorn Wed, 20 Dec 2017 19:08:32 GMT 50:10 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/372239546 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5673 The Power of Grief to Lead Us Towards Joy The Power of Grief to Lead Us Towards Joy Fri, 17 Nov 2017 02:33:54 GMT 51:24 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/356922461 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5674 Lady Sovereignty beckons all of us via #metoo Lady Sovereignty beckons all of us via #metoo Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:32:04 GMT 49:48 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/347502729 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5675 In this episode on the Libra New Moon, I explore … On being an empath with Laura Rowe On being an empath with Laura Rowe Wed, 11 Oct 2017 18:46:42 GMT 1:10:51 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/346440363 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5676 You are supposed to be different, not to assimila… You are supposed to be different, not to assimilate to society as it is. This is the core take-away from my interview with Laura Rowe, teacher, healer and mentor for empaths. In this conversation we cover a slew of topics around being empath in our society: common issues, tools available, and how to thrive with this gift. For more information on Laura Rowe go to: http://thevitalspirit.net. Visit my website at www.vanessacouto.com You are supposed to be different, not to assimilate to society as it is. This is the core take-away from my interview with Laura Rowe, teacher, healer and mentor for empaths. In this conversation we cover a slew of topics around being empath in our society: common issues, tools available, and how to thrive with this gift. For more information on Laura Rowe go to: http://thevitalspirit.net. Visit my website at www.vanessacouto.com Love as the Catalyst for Action Love as the Catalyst for Action Wed, 04 Oct 2017 23:25:42 GMT 56:43 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/345403274 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5677 The planetary archetypes and their dance serve as… Intersection Interview on the Alchemy of Visibility with Paulette Rees-Denis Intersection Interview on the Alchemy of Visibility with Paulette Rees-Denis Mon, 25 Sep 2017 19:46:19 GMT 53:34 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/343997641 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5678 Tending to our Inner Well Against the Wasteland - Virgo New Moon Tending to our Inner Well Against the Wasteland - Virgo New Moon Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:41:03 GMT 52:36 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/342976370 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5679 This New Moon in Virgo teaches us to tend to our … This New Moon in Virgo teaches us to tend to our own inner wells, our containers that receive spirit, imaginative inklings and that will ultimately help us move away from the Wasteland. For more, go to www.vanessacouto.com This New Moon in Virgo teaches us to tend to our own inner wells, our containers that receive spirit, imaginative inklings and that will ultimately help us move away from the Wasteland. For more, go to www.vanessacouto.com Guiding Dreams - Pisces Full Moon Guiding Dreams - Pisces Full Moon Tue, 05 Sep 2017 03:41:28 GMT 41:39 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/340954238 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b567a Dreams and journeying have been our guides for eo… Intersection Interview Series with Annemiek Van Helsdingen Intersection Interview Series with Annemiek Van Helsdingen Thu, 31 Aug 2017 20:12:41 GMT 52:30 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/340353678 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b567b In this inaugural Intersection Interview Series, … In this inaugural Intersection Interview Series, we talk to Annemiek van Helsdingen, the founder of the Academy of Soul-Based Coaching and the Temple of Soulful Life. She teaches her students to Hold Space and make profound personal change possible for clients. Her website ishttp://www.academyforsoulbasedcoaching.com/For more information: www.vanessacouto.com In this inaugural Intersection Interview Series, we talk to Annemiek van Helsdingen, the founder of the Academy of Soul-Based Coaching and the Temple of Soulful Life. She teaches her students to Hold Space and make profound personal change possible for clients. Her website ishttp://www.academyforsoulbasedcoaching.com/For more information: www.vanessacouto.com <![CDATA[The Edge of the World & Here Be Dragons - Leo Solar Eclipse]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:58:56 GMT 44:40 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/338171229 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b567c Collectively we are navigating interesting times … Collectively we are navigating interesting times where we are being called to examine our own shadows. In this podcast episode, I explore the symbolism of the Solar Eclipse in Leo, heralded as the Great American Eclipse, as a collective opportunity for us to do our shadow work with our own inner dragon. Inner work is also political. To book a session and sign up for my newsletter go to: www.vanessacouto.com Collectively we are navigating interesting times where we are being called to examine our own shadows. In this podcast episode, I explore the symbolism of the Solar Eclipse in Leo, heralded as the Great American Eclipse, as a collective opportunity for us to do our shadow work with our own inner dragon. Inner work is also political. To book a session and sign up for my newsletter go to: www.vanessacouto.com Nourishing Solitude to Navigate the Great Fire Nourishing Solitude to Navigate the Great Fire Sat, 05 Aug 2017 14:32:36 GMT 32:54 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/336588345 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b567d August is a month of the Great Bonfire of Vanitie… Bonfire Of Vanities - New Moon In Leo Bonfire Of Vanities - New Moon In Leo Sat, 22 Jul 2017 23:16:01 GMT 31:58 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/334373471 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b567e Welcome to the Leo Season, and this fiery new moo… Welcome to the Leo Season, and this fiery new moon kicking off the eclipse season too. With Leo we are called to our own bonfire of all that is empty of true and heartfelt value to us. This season we are reminded to be more fully who we, while avoiding the quicksand traps of hubris and missing the mark in our ambitions. www.vanessacouto.com Welcome to the Leo Season, and this fiery new moon kicking off the eclipse season too. With Leo we are called to our own bonfire of all that is empty of true and heartfelt value to us. This season we are reminded to be more fully who we, while avoiding the quicksand traps of hubris and missing the mark in our ambitions. www.vanessacouto.com Grief as a path to Joy - Interview with Donna Helete Grief as a path to Joy - Interview with Donna Helete Wed, 19 Jul 2017 18:16:21 GMT 48:58 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/333902339 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b567f In this special podcast episode, I interview Donn… Spinning and weaving with the Fates Spinning and weaving with the Fates Sat, 08 Jul 2017 01:17:08 GMT 42:56 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/332183225 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5680 In this episode, we explore the juxtaposition of … In this episode, we explore the juxtaposition of weaving, spinning and the question of fate. We also explore the symbology of weaving/spinning as a lunar activity. The bigger question of this Full Moon in Capricorn is how do we weave our intentions with the Fates? Sign up for my newsletter at www.vanessacouto.com. In this episode, we explore the juxtaposition of weaving, spinning and the question of fate. We also explore the symbology of weaving/spinning as a lunar activity. The bigger question of this Full Moon in Capricorn is how do we weave our intentions with the Fates? Sign up for my newsletter at www.vanessacouto.com. The Alchemy of Grief The Alchemy of Grief Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:35:37 GMT 52:42 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/329697845 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5681 As we celebrate the Solstice and our annual New M… Truth as the arrow - Full Moon in Sagittarius Truth as the arrow - Full Moon in Sagittarius Wed, 07 Jun 2017 22:46:28 GMT 52:08 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/327046242 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5682 In this episode we explore the concept of Truth t… Alchemy Of Envy - Interview With Lindsay Pera Alchemy Of Envy - Interview With Lindsay Pera Thu, 01 Jun 2017 19:22:54 GMT 41:05 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/325576472 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5683 In this episode, I interview Lindsay Pera, Intuit… In this episode, I interview Lindsay Pera, Intuitive Strategist and Founder of the Mystics Society on the Alchemy of Envy. This interview was inspired from my previous podcast episode where I talked about Snow White and the issue of Envy in our lives. Lindsay Pera brings a unique perspective on the place that Envy has in our lives, and in our heroic journey as women entrepreneurs. For more information on Lindsay Pera go to: www.mysticssociety.com Go to my website for more information on my services: www.vanessacouto.com In this episode, I interview Lindsay Pera, Intuitive Strategist and Founder of the Mystics Society on the Alchemy of Envy. This interview was inspired from my previous podcast episode where I talked about Snow White and the issue of Envy in our lives. Lindsay Pera brings a unique perspective on the place that Envy has in our lives, and in our heroic journey as women entrepreneurs. For more information on Lindsay Pera go to: www.mysticssociety.com Go to my website for more information on my services: www.vanessacouto.com Of Doppelgangers, Inner Twin and Shadow on this New Moon Of Doppelgangers, Inner Twin and Shadow on this New Moon Thu, 25 May 2017 01:07:39 GMT 44:41 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/324356361 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5684 In this episode we explore the story of Castor an… In this episode we explore the story of Castor and Pollux, and Gilgamesh and Enkidu to illustrate the gift of Gemini. We also dive into exploring how first we need to build a bridge with our own Inner Other. www.vanessacouto.com In this episode we explore the story of Castor and Pollux, and Gilgamesh and Enkidu to illustrate the gift of Gemini. We also dive into exploring how first we need to build a bridge with our own Inner Other. www.vanessacouto.com The Alchemy of Envy - Snow White and the Full Moon in Scorpio The Alchemy of Envy - Snow White and the Full Moon in Scorpio Tue, 09 May 2017 19:32:25 GMT 53:44 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/321789261 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5685 Full Moons are about reflection. In this episode … Full Moons are about reflection. In this episode we explore the Alchemy of Envy in the Taurus/Scorpio lunation through the lens of Snow White. Visit www.vanessacouto.com for more information. PROMO for this episode - 25% of all services during the month of May (valid until 5/31/17) - use promo code when booking: BIRTHDAY. Full Moons are about reflection. In this episode we explore the Alchemy of Envy in the Taurus/Scorpio lunation through the lens of Snow White. Visit www.vanessacouto.com for more information. PROMO for this episode - 25% of all services during the month of May (valid until 5/31/17) - use promo code when booking: BIRTHDAY. Cinderella and the self-care wisdom of the Moon in Taurus Cinderella and the self-care wisdom of the Moon in Taurus Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:53:56 GMT 45:32 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/319482445 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5686 Beauty, Love and the Divine enter through the Wound Beauty, Love and the Divine enter through the Wound Tue, 11 Apr 2017 04:01:23 GMT 42:26 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/317134442 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5687 In this episode we talk about relationships and t… What do women want? What do women want? Mon, 27 Mar 2017 03:20:30 GMT 57:34 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/314639624 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5688 In exploring the New Moon in Aries, the union of … The Spider, the Butterfly and Hestia got around the hearth The Spider, the Butterfly and Hestia got around the hearth Sun, 12 Mar 2017 02:50:22 GMT 35:55 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/311939614 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5689 This episode is about the energetic dance of Virg… The Craft of Grief in this Solar Eclipse in Pisces The Craft of Grief in this Solar Eclipse in Pisces Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:45:37 GMT 37:00 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/309536111 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b568a Eclipses are thresholds to help us see beyond our… Eclipses are thresholds to help us see beyond our veiled perception of our own lives. In this podcast we talk about the gift and shadow of Pisces/Neptune in our culture, and how the way through is inwards. Sign up for my newsletter at www.vanessacouto.com Eclipses are thresholds to help us see beyond our veiled perception of our own lives. In this podcast we talk about the gift and shadow of Pisces/Neptune in our culture, and how the way through is inwards. Sign up for my newsletter at www.vanessacouto.com Inner work is also political Inner work is also political Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:42:33 GMT 41:00 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/306961824 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b568b In times like this more than ever our inner work … In times like this more than ever our inner work has collective repercussions, even if only to help us feel steady, sane and stable in the midst of crisis and liminal states. www.vanessacouto.com In times like this more than ever our inner work has collective repercussions, even if only to help us feel steady, sane and stable in the midst of crisis and liminal states. www.vanessacouto.com On Fathers and Creatives as channels for change On Fathers and Creatives as channels for change Sun, 15 Jan 2017 16:14:18 GMT 48:17 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/302821703 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b568c In this episode we call out to the creatives and … Creating the container for our New Year - New Moon in Capricorn Creating the container for our New Year - New Moon in Capricorn Mon, 26 Dec 2016 19:00:02 GMT 47:10 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/299678554 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b568d On this last New Moon of 2016, we have the opport… On this last New Moon of 2016, we have the opportunity to create the container for our dreams and visions for 2017. This powerful New Moon brings a great opportunity to harness not just our visions for 2017, but also to tend to our own inner fire, for this will be the well of strength and inspiration that will guide us forth. Also prominent in this New Moon is the revolutionary wake up call of the presence of Jupiter and Uranus too. This is just the beginning for a revolutionary 2017. For more information on my astrological coaching, go to: www.vanessacouto.com. Sign up for my newsletter and get the information for my monthly Liminal Talks. On this last New Moon of 2016, we have the opportunity to create the container for our dreams and visions for 2017. This powerful New Moon brings a great opportunity to harness not just our visions for 2017, but also to tend to our own inner fire, for this will be the well of strength and inspiration that will guide us forth. Also prominent in this New Moon is the revolutionary wake up call of the presence of Jupiter and Uranus too. This is just the beginning for a revolutionary 2017. For more information on my astrological coaching, go to: www.vanessacouto.com. Sign up for my newsletter and get the information for my monthly Liminal Talks. Stirring the Soul during this Mercurial Year-End Stirring the Soul during this Mercurial Year-End Mon, 12 Dec 2016 06:10:07 GMT 43:46 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/297492371 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b568e We are living in a twilight time between the dog … Of mirrors, reflections and journeys Of mirrors, reflections and journeys Sun, 27 Nov 2016 19:27:10 GMT 45:43 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/295024991 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b568f The topic in this episode is the New Moon in Sagi… <![CDATA[Your inner gifts are to be shared, don't let them perish.]]> Wed, 09 Nov 2016 02:42:12 GMT 1:23:48 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/292181294 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5690 In this two-parter episode, we cover the gift beh… In this two-parter episode, we cover the gift behind this Full Moon in Taurus, and then we share our interview with Els De Schaepmeester a Faster EFT Practitioner from Belgium. This Full Moon calls us to review our own relationship with the gifts we have inside of ourselves and how we share them with the world. In the interview we talk about the role of curiosity in healing. For more information go to www.vanessacouto.com In this two-parter episode, we cover the gift behind this Full Moon in Taurus, and then we share our interview with Els De Schaepmeester a Faster EFT Practitioner from Belgium. This Full Moon calls us to review our own relationship with the gifts we have inside of ourselves and how we share them with the world. In the interview we talk about the role of curiosity in healing. For more information go to www.vanessacouto.com Meeting Our Inner Persephone - From Maiden to Queen Meeting Our Inner Persephone - From Maiden to Queen Sat, 29 Oct 2016 23:06:34 GMT 40:01 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/290593628 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5691 The upcoming New Moon in Scorpio is an invitation… The upcoming New Moon in Scorpio is an invitation for us to connect with our own Inner Persephone. Weaving astrological wisdom and a retelling of the myth of the Abduction of Persephone to explore the deeper themes of the month of November. For more information on my astrological services and to sign up for my newsletter go to www.vanessacouto.com The upcoming New Moon in Scorpio is an invitation for us to connect with our own Inner Persephone. Weaving astrological wisdom and a retelling of the myth of the Abduction of Persephone to explore the deeper themes of the month of November. For more information on my astrological services and to sign up for my newsletter go to www.vanessacouto.com The Marriage Of Mars And Pluto The Marriage Of Mars And Pluto Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:20:39 GMT 29:49 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/289000384 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5692 Navigating electrifying emotions and unexpected changes Navigating electrifying emotions and unexpected changes Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:31:15 GMT 35:26 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/287403556 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5693 This has been the year of Mars, and this Full Moo… The Right Action in Relationships - New Moon in Libra The Right Action in Relationships - New Moon in Libra Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:10:31 GMT 28:33 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/284875373 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5694 Are we stuck in our old relationship stories? Thi… Are we stuck in our old relationship stories? This New Moon in Libra is a doorway, an opportunity, for us to review our old stories from a wider perspective. We have the power to rewrite our story and reengage in the dialogue, starting by examining our own relationship with our own boundaries and ourselves. For more information on how astrology can help you gain a new perspective on your life, contact me at www.vanessacouto.com Are we stuck in our old relationship stories? This New Moon in Libra is a doorway, an opportunity, for us to review our old stories from a wider perspective. We have the power to rewrite our story and reengage in the dialogue, starting by examining our own relationship with our own boundaries and ourselves. For more information on how astrology can help you gain a new perspective on your life, contact me at www.vanessacouto.com By Jove! Jupiter in Libra - expansion and opportunities via relationships By Jove! Jupiter in Libra - expansion and opportunities via relationships Sat, 10 Sep 2016 21:23:00 GMT 1:10:18 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/282328551 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5695 The Gift of Mercury and Virgo New Moon-Solar Eclipse The Gift of Mercury and Virgo New Moon-Solar Eclipse Sun, 28 Aug 2016 00:39:24 GMT 40:28 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/280227293 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5696 Choices at the crossroads - Week of August 22-28 Choices at the crossroads - Week of August 22-28 Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:04:20 GMT 13:33 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/279317044 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5697 Liminal Forecast - Full Moon Aquarius Liminal Forecast - Full Moon Aquarius Sun, 14 Aug 2016 23:40:53 GMT 19:03 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/278278115 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5698 Liminal Forecast for the Aquarius Full Moon of Au… Liminal Forecast - August 8 - 14 Liminal Forecast - August 8 - 14 Mon, 08 Aug 2016 00:00:26 GMT 23:01 tag:soundcloud,2010:tracks/277277072 no https://shows.pippa.io/intersection-stories/5b7db831ef5c7548230b5699