Imagination is more important than knowledge…

…..and yet another “sign” that I may be emerging from a denser fog than I once imagined. Let me clarify. Seeing the quote from Albert Einstein, who has been my newest best friend these last number of years, triggered a dazzling light bulb moment. Who would have thought? A brilliant, scientific mind who quotes the [Read More...]

Trust Yourself! Really??!?

I thought I was going for a meditation workshop, but when I arrived on that cold night, we were locked out of the building. I shrugged – perhaps it just wasn’t my night for spiritual practice. Then someone asked: “Do you want to do a fire ceremony instead?” Sure I did. As we gathered around [Read More...]

Reflections on Alchemy: While praying move your feet!

Greetings Wonderful Women of Alchemy;  I’ve wanted to respond to your blog post of 11/19/13, Yvette, ever since I read it. You colorfully raise many of the same questions that trouble me.   You write: I felt more in tune with the women admitting they are warriors; Praying while in action is the way that [Read More...]

What are your dreams/intuitions telling you about what is next for you?

So much of our spiritual journey is about unpicking ourselves from the sticky web of “shoulds” and “have to’s” – all of those rules and expectations we have followed for so long that keep us from our true wisdom and our own desires. Indeed, there is so much in this world that claims to know better [Read More...]

Women’s Gatherings, The Greater Good?

With such suffering going on in the world, what might we expect, what patterns are appearing that can quickly lead us back to our magnificence?  After attending “Alchemy: Occupy Your Sacred Self”, Sharon Maynard can see three… Read Sharon’s blog by clicking here. Sharon Riegie Maynard was given the mission to “dream awake the bones [Read More...]

After Alchemy – A Focused Female Fight

Can we continue the conversations, brought up from the depths of our souls, Or will we carry on at home as if, each in isolation, can be whole? How I long for a circle with my strongest friends, To continue in Alchemy, as the conference now ends. I felt more in tune with the women [Read More...]

Alchemy: tell us what’s been stirred up in you

Dearest Sisters, On that beautiful Thursday through Sunday of November 7th-10th we gathered together. The dust has barely settled – we know – and there are many effects of Alchemy that we will not be aware of for weeks, months, years… Still…as we once again spread out across the continent, we would like to know [Read More...]

I am Coming to Alchemy to Offer a Giveaway

I have been very blessed in my life. I have two beautiful children who were born in the water at home and have grown up in touch with the light of nature and their own beautiful light. I have a husband who adores me and is the best father I have ever witnessed. I was [Read More...]

I’m coming to Alchemy so together we can gather our strengths, our playful wisdom, our longing, and create anew

Hello Beloveds! I am called to this gathering for these reasons: “To Gather the Storm” ~ Ambika Talwar I am a woman far from home making a home with sentiments who says walls are made so we can break them… who says for every step you take I shall count a star that falls as [Read More...]

I’m coming to Alchemy to be an active co-creator in global change

I’m coming to Alchemy because of my intention to be an active co-creator in global change. For many years I’ve had a mission of transforming bleakness into light through my work as a peace psychologist, musician and prison volunteer. But in the past year I woke up to a whole new knowing– that it’s time to play [Read More...]