Creating Sanctuary, Shifting Spirit

It’s International Women’s Day. It’s easy to say thank you to women like Oprah and Maya Angelou, Malala Yousafzai and Vandana Shiva, Gloria Steinham and Audra Lord, because they have led...

Years ago I read the novel, The Red Tent, by Anita Diamant. I thought it beautiful and moving and it never, ever occurred to me that I might go out into...

Until a few years ago my entire experience with talking circles consisted of one trip to a horrible Al-Anon group and the understanding that there was a form of group therapy...

Our Red Tent Temple began in late October 2009 in my small, green living room. For a year or two only a few women came each month. We talked about whatever...

Today is the first day of my cycle. Beyond the things that be must done (grocery shopping or we would starve!), I like to spend the first day or two really...

  Someone asked me to write about what breaks my heart open. This is a start.