Blue Smoky Quartz - May 2018
Blue Smoky Quartz
Sometimes sold under the trade name "Lithium Quartz". Mindat says about this mineral it is an opaque variety of quartz, possibly containing inclusions of a lithium-rich mineral such as lepidolite. This type of quartz is often found with Pegmatite, hence the association with Lepidolite. The mineral is said to help individuals to find emotional balance when anger and sadness becomes overwhelming during the grieving process. It is not uncommon for emotions take control while grieving. Blue Smoky Quartz can help the individual to find balance within themselves and allows for the healthy expression of these emotions after loss.