spirit guides


On the Importance of Having Healthy Boundaries 2

IMAGE: Breaching boundaries can leave us a bit wrecked… © Louise A. Shilton (Shipwrecks in the Phoenix Islands Protected Area, Kiribati.) Developing healthy boundaries is hugely important on the journey of awakening, as we open ourselves up to greater feeling and love. As a highly sensitive person who is acutely tuned […]


Honouring Spirit―Life Goes On… 2

IMAGE: Tides of life © Louise A. Shilton   A few days ago marked the ninth anniversary of my dad’s passing over. In the months and days leading up to his passing, he shared his emotional state with me energetically. And in the moments before he passed over—before his soul […]


Pets Have Souls Too―And Sometimes They Alert Us to Others

IMAGE: Solly being a typical dog―freshly rolled in mud and fox shit! © Louise A. Shilton I have just finished reading the wonderful book Pets Have Souls Too by Jenny Smedley―an animal communicator and past life therapist based in the UK. I was delighted to find this book recently, as pets, and […]


Get Comfy in Your Own Company

Until you get comfortable with being alone, you’ll never know if you are choosing someone out of love or loneliness… Today’s SNAPPY INSIGHT is a quote from Mandy Hale, author of “The Single Woman’s Sassy Survival Guide”. It’s not a book I have read—in fact I had to look up […]


Passed Over Loved Ones Can Become Spirit Guides

IMAGE: Our passed over loved ones often watch over us © Louise A. Shilton Recently I did a mediumship reading for a woman who had several passed over loved ones, including her mother, who had passed over within the last couple of years. As I was communicating messages from her […]


On Heartbreak & Soulmates 6

IMAGE: A mended broken heart on a Sydney Mardi Gras float (2005) © Louise A. Shilton “You know where you’re lucky? You know who you want!” Simon (Greg Kinnear) to Melvin (Jack Nicholson) in the movie “As Good as It Gets”. Teaching about soulmates, soul group connections, and karma, is a key part […]


You Don’t Need a Roadmap if You Can Read the Signs…

IMAGE: Noticing the signs—before and after embarking on your journey © Louise A. Shilton Newton: “Why don’t our guides just give us the answers we need on Earth? Why all this fooling around with signs to remember things?”   S: “For the same reason we go to Earth without knowing everything […]