“How Would My Life Have Been Different?” My Red Tent Summit Video

It has been both an honor and a pleasure to participate in the just completed 2014 Red Tent Summit hosted by DeAnna L’am of Red Tents in Every Neighborhood. Over the course of the month of February, 30 women, myself included, shared our heartfelt stories and gifts with thousands of women from around the world! […]

Winter Begins

How’s the weather outside where you live today? How’s the weather inside? Your internal climate? Have you ever imagined your menstrual cycle as flowing through the seasons of the year? Attention to our whole menstrual cycle is a powerful way to experience the seasons of life, reaffirming our potential to begin anew, create, transform, and […]

Mourning the Loss of the Year

This devastatingly, heart-achingly beautiful song strikes a profound, resonant chord with me in this moment. In the Northern Hemisphere, as the darkness takes over and the light retreats, as winter weather arrives, as plants die off from cold or are harvested, as many animals find the same fate, we find ourselves in close communion with death. […]

The Magic Circle by John William Waterhouse

The veil thins… darkness creeping in…

The veil thins… darkness creeping in. Hush. Listen. Time to sweep the space, light a candle, stoke a fire, call a circle, fill your cauldron. Let it boil down until all that remains is the thick, savory syrup of your essential self. Drink deeply. Every last drop. Hush. Listen. Listen for the messages from the […]

Basking In A Sea Of Serenity

This past weekend I was blessed with the opportunity to unplug and retreat to a quiet wilderness. I entered into a cauldron of transformation and still find myself basking in a sea of serenity. As the Full Moon rises tonight, I’ll be thinking of all of you, and wishing you an evening of beauty and wonder. […]

Letting Go Into the Bright Night

Letting go… …into the bright night of the Full Moon can be thrilling. Stepping out into the sunset to chase darkness up a path… Pulse and breath will quicken, eyes will glisten. And the Moon will rise, light as a feather, above the mountains, ocean, urban landscape, and float into the glorious sky. Let us […]