Beastie [bee-stee]: The overarching spirit of
any species of insect, reptile, bird, mammal, or mythical
creature that exists or has ever existed; also known as an
animal totem or spirit animal.
“From an ancient perspective, everything—including all natural
things, like rocks, flowers, trees, insects, birds, and
mammals—is alive and infused with conscious energy or spirit,”
writes Sarah Seidelmann.... more...