Transforming women’s sacred stories. Inviting yours.

Why didn’t you just say so?

I’ve been binge-watching The Newsroom for the past week. This morning I woke up far too early for a weekend-day. Debating about whether or not to just go ahead and get up, I remembered I had gone to sleep last night with only 10 minutes remaining in the last episode of Season 2. I reached for my iPad, propped it up on a pillow and finished. I won’t give away what happened, but in the... Read more...

Desire for Desire’s Sake

Desire is a tricky thing. To desire feels dangerous because we might not get what we want (and disappointment seems worse than settling). To desire is risky because, when expressed, is too much for the people in our world (and we wouldn’t want that). To desire reveals the dulled desires of those in our midst (and how dare we make them look?!) To desire means that we see ourselves of worth (which... Read more...

The Impossible-to-Ignore Scent of a Woman; of You!

I’m not sure how he knew to gift me with perfume, this particular perfume – this man I’d been dating only 6 months. I sprayed it onto my wrists, at the base of my throat, and breathed deep. Perfect. Though our on-again-off-again relationship ended after 6 years, my relationship with the perfume has lingered far longer. It’s an extravagant purchase, to be sure, but... Read more...

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