Skip directly to content

courage

Why We Are Here (at a retreat...or just alive today!)

on Wed, 2014-08-27 12:59
Forums: 

Why Are We Here?

We are here because there is no refuge

finally from ourselves.

Until a woman confronts herself

in the eyes and hearts of her fellow women

she is running.

Until she shares her secret with them,

she has no safety from it

She can know neither herself nor anyone else.

she will be alone.

Where else but in our common ground

can we find such a mirror?

Here, a woman can at last appear clearly to

herself, not as the giant of her dreams,

nor the dwarf of her fears,

but as a woman, part of a whole,

with a share in its purpose.

In this ground we can each take root and

On Being Strong!

on Sat, 2013-11-30 18:13

This blog by Julie Meyer on LinkedIn describes a very special father daughter relationship along with Julie's quest to be strong and bold, thus combating the misogyny and obstacles she faced in the workplace and the dating scene for today's young women.

http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20131120183101-12560-the-problem-is-not-that-misogyn-exists-it-s-that-women-are-complicit-with-it