The Initiatory Pathways: Maturation into Manhood, and Womanhood

The Initiatory Pathways: Maturation into Manhood, and Womanhood

and as the king becomes the roof, the queen becomes the walls holding and nourishing the space in which from their deep love a soul will be born –  the soul of their relationship In my article Relationship Dynamics: Knights, Damsels, Kings and Queens, we...
What Snow White Knows

What Snow White Knows

Snow fell here in the far north covering our streets in its white tenderness. In winter, we find ourselves in a time of keeping warm, in the space within, contained for love, peace and clarity. The sun is rebellious, especially in snow it always wins. And then it...
Bluebeard: The Key to Knowing

Bluebeard: The Key to Knowing

Last time in Beauty and Her Beast, we discussed how a man unbecame a beast because of love. And/But there are other kinds of beasts – the charming humans who are monsters within. No amount of love can change that.  Perhaps there’s no better tale that portrays this...
Women’s Rites of Passage

Women’s Rites of Passage

… and i yearn for yarn to follow the braid searching the truth of the cloth i just made where wild meets wise in my animal eyes bounding threads into clothes, so unseen they bind  Innocent girl, virgin, maiden, mother, crone, lover, priestess, enchantress,...
When Truth Is Subtle

When Truth Is Subtle

You may talk. And I may listen. And miracles might happen. ~ Ernest Hemingway In Lewis Carroll’s “Alice in Wonderland”, the White Queen punishes Alice for insufficient imagination and tells her that expanding her imagination requires daily practice, “My dear,...