What abilities, power, and hidden magic does your spirit animal teach? What does your spirit animal say about you? How can you call upon the strengths of your spirit animal in your life? Discover your unique totem with this fun quiz, featuring over 112 different animals. What is a totem and how can you use one for yourself? Learn more here.
The flicker is part of the woodpecker family. The flicker has gold wings and a red spot on its head.
Their incessant pecking represents a connection to the rhythm of life; this totem reminds you to pay attention to your own heartbeat, the heartbeat of the earth, as well as other animals. The drum can bring one into a deep trance if used in a meditation space. Shamans use drums in their work and you might investigate one yourself.
Their tapping can also be seen as the persistence to break through limits.
This bird often indicates a forecoming of speedy growth and trust.