From the Shadow to the Light

Do you remember the myth of the goddess Persephone?  Persephone was a beautiful woman who was abducted by the god of the underworld, Hades.  As she was gathering flowers, Hades burst through a cleft in the earth and captured her.  They dropped into his realm where she remained during the winter season.  Throughout this time,Continue reading “From the Shadow to the Light”

Women (and Goddesses), Come in all Colors, Shapes, and Sizes

Women, and goddesses, come in all colors, shapes, and sizes… I wish I could have gotten this phrase tattooed on my arm when I started the serpentine journey into womanhood.  Like most of us, growing up, all I ever saw in media was thin female bodies with impossible proportions.  As one article put it: AlthoughContinue reading “Women (and Goddesses), Come in all Colors, Shapes, and Sizes”

Who is the Divine Feminine?

Who is the Divine Feminine? The Divine Feminine, Goddess, the Divine Mother, the Sacred Feminine, Shakti… She has numerous names. Since time immemorial, cultures across the globe—from Africa to North America—venerated the female face of the Divine. Her worship and Her presence took diverse forms. She was the Earth, the Moon, the Sun, and theContinue reading “Who is the Divine Feminine?”