She followed her husband when he got a new job and they immigrated together to the United States. She believed in the American Dream and hoped she would find happiness here. But the relationship ended and now she’s stuck in Kentucky raising her two sons alone. It’s a complicated legal situation, but she’s trying so hard to stay brave and strong. She sure does miss her family, far away across the ocean. What she wouldn’t give to hug her own parents again!
A friend at work knows her story and offers support as she can. They’ve talked about crystal energy and other ways to find healing and happiness when one dream ends and a new dream is still hidden in the mist.
Chrysoprase’s energy wraps around us as a warm spiritual hug from the Divine, promising us that we are seen, loved and supported. It whispers fiercely to our heart that our story isn’t over yet, and there are many beautiful chapters still to come. Chrysoprase helps us to heal and move forward after enduring a painful relationship. It encourages us to believe in love and our right to a happily ever after. It teaches us to begin by falling deeply in love with our own precious heart. Chrysoprase quiets the negative voices in our head and gently nudges us into a heart-centered place where we can find lasting happiness and peace.
Healing, Mineralogy, and History
Published March 2017 • Updated August 2022 • Read Time: 6 minutes
Chrysoprase is an apple-green variety of Chalcedony. It has been found in locations as varied as Poland to Kazakhstan, but much of what is available in the market today is from Australia. It is often exported to Hong Kong where it is polished into trinkets and then sold as cheap green “Jade.” Chrysoprase’s powers have been celebrated for thousands of years. According to legend, Alexander the Great wore a belt decorated with Chrysoprase that turned him invisible and made him practically invincible in battle. Today, Chrysoprase is recommended by crystal healers as a sweet heart healer that reminds us that we are beautiful and loved. […]