Sacred Water

Sacred Water

“Drinking the water, I thought how earth and sky are generous with their gifts and how good it is to receive them. Most of us are taught, somehow, about giving and accepting human gifts, but not about opening ourselves and our bodies to welcome the sun, the land, the...
The Dynamic Dance of Ritual

The Dynamic Dance of Ritual

“Ritual that is alive encourages each person to touch what is sacred in their own way, in their own time, through their own unique experience. So there evolves a dynamic dance between guiding and shaping the group’s experience and encouraging and...
Everyday Inanna

Everyday Inanna

“The ears of this language do not often hear the songs of the white egrets, the rain falling into stone bowls. So we make our own songs to contain these things, make ceremonies and poems, searching for a new way to speak, to say we want a new way to live in the world,...
Things We Do in the Red Tent: Joining Hands, Poetry, and Chakra Yoga

Things We Do in the Red Tent: Joining Hands, Poetry, and Chakra Yoga

For our March Red Tent this year, we had a theme of International Women’s Day and shared a variety of experiences  together. I made sure to explain at the beginning that we were exploring these practices out of respect, curiosity, and acknowledgement of the many...