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There is something about coming to the studio in the morning dark


There’s something about coming to the studio early in the morning dark.

Walking in the dark, the mist hanging like fairy coverlets on trees.

The studio dark and smelling of paint and mango cinnamon candles.

Who Are You Anyway – A Parable from the Red Thread Cafe


Dear Wild Soul, It is a misty morning here in West Marin. The light is smoke green and you can smell Winter whispering in the grey tones, and Fall calling from the gold… Continue reading

What is the big fat lie you keep telling yourself about not calling your own circle? Join us tonight!


One of the reasons I love my job is because I get to do the coolest things – like talk to other women about things like big fat lies, and how to call our tribes together, photos like the one at the right with my homegirls remind me of how blessed I feel to be IN my community – and the truth is that I started calling them together over ten years ago…I knew how essential it was to my heart, soul, and to working together as women entrepreneurs. So get your cup of tea and join us for another Red Thread Cafe Conversation with Stella Mac and I with Amy Ahlers – it is gonna be a good night.

I shall have lived, living.


do we work our whole life to remember the cadence that was ours in heaven? do we rush to meditation only to try so hard to remember how to slow down? to hurry… Continue reading

Is ADHD sometimes another name for mystic?


When folks have MANY facets to their lives, we are often told we are distracted or fragmented and that we need to “FOCUS”. Focus pocus. Sure focus gets things done in a more timely manner on a timeline someone else set up that equals results someone else wants to measure as success or completion. But for those of us who are renaissance women – those of us with many interests – what if we want to bake cupcakes and save the world? What if we want to be a little barefoot and pregnant wife and run for congress too? What about us? What if we want to ride the freedom train instead of a high speed jet?