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Writers on Freedom

“The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.” ~ Gloria Steinem

“Lock up your libraries if you like, but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.” ~ Virginia Woolf, “A Room Of One’s Own”

“The most important kind [...]

The Temple of the Subway Goddess by Carolyn Lee Boyd

What happens when a goddess touches your life? It is a question the reader absorbs as she reflects upon her own life. The Temple of the Subway Goddess [...]

Walking An Ancient Path by Karen Tate

The Temple of Isis

Imagine yourself within the sacred chambers of Sekhmet in Egypt or beside the temple of Isis in Pompey. This is the journey Karen Tate shares with her reader as she travels amid the ruins that once glorified the goddesses in a lifelong quest to meld with the sacred feminine.

“Months and [...]

News and Views

Angel Wings by Laverne Ross

The Internet is flourishing with women-oriented sites, aimed at bringing information and discussions into your world with the click of a a mouse. This section is a round-up of sites for women: women’s status around the world, women’s health, women’s sexuality and other interesting topics, updated daily. We hope [...]

Adam and Eve: Caught in the Missionary Position

“To your man’s body, your belly will rise, for he shall be eager above you.” Genesis 3:16, as written by the original author, known only as J (for Jehovah). Compare this with the traditional version from the King James Bible: “And thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall rule over thee.” [...]

Growing Up Without The Goddess

In her book, Growing Up Without The Goddess, Sandra Pope’s rich descriptions are palpable contrast to the stark abuse that wove itself through her life. The imagery draws the reader into a world at once beautiful and terrifying. Following the paths she walked, each turn vivid as she plays among the trees and streams, [...]

Shakti: Realm of the Divine Mother

Shakti: Realm of the Divine Mother Author: Mataji Devi Vanamali ISBN: 9781594771996 Genre: Goddesses, Hindu Publisher: Inner Traditions Price: $ 19.95

In the Devi Gita, Devi says:

“I am the intelligence from which the universe emanates and in which it abides. The ignorant believe me to be nothing more than [...]

Baring My Soul Through Motion

Then I found ballroom dancing on television. Every so often, I’d get to watch the world finals of dance. I envied every step those glorious couples took. I studied them too. What were they doing that I could imitate? It was hard. First, I had to identify what they were doing. That was a challenge of its own. What were their hips doing when their feet did that? How did their hand and arms relate? Bit by bit, I began to decipher the whole of it. But I still had to practice one body part at a time. Get the hips right, I found out, and the feet are more liable to follow. I’d been doing it the other way around. Once that was not falling-down silly, the shoulders and arms came into focus, followed by the posture of the hands. Yes. Posture of the hands. Who knew? [...]