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Familiarizing Our Sons with Menstruation

As mothers and mentors to the men (and women and people) of tomorrow, how can we share important information about, and communicate our deep reverence for, the sacred nature of the cycles of life without overwhelming or weirding them out? We all learn from observation and experience. I am grateful to have come to experience […]

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Dark Moon Musings

… Thick, heavy, inscrutable darkness, we embrace you. Pulling the inky black night into our flesh and blood and bones, Wrapping our arms around this red tender grief, we rock ourselves to sleep. Somehow, with complete trust that creation is brewing within, Our bodies quiver, collapse, and allow death to make way for new life. […]