Cosmic Cowgirl Round-Up: Stella Mac with Danna Clare
Jun22

Cosmic Cowgirl Round-Up: Stella Mac with Danna Clare

We are thrilled to start our new monthly column that focuses on YOU the fabulous members of our Cosmic Cowgirl community. Last month you met Jennifer Bowers, Rachel Bavis and Tina Greene who so lovingly said yes to hosting our monthly Cowgirl calls for the rest of this year and you also met Danna Clare who generously offered to host a column that’s all about you, our beloved Cowgirls to share about what you are creating in your life...

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Creating a New Story as A Wild Wisdom Keeper
Feb03

Creating a New Story as A Wild Wisdom Keeper

Put your ass where your heart wants to go ~ Steven Pressfield “Oh Hell No!” my Inner Shrinking Violet shrieked. “Be interviewed? Seriously? Not going to happen! I’m the interviewer not the interviewee.” Well then my Inner Bad Ass decided to come to the party, and without an invite I might add. “Hell Yes – you are SO doing the interview since you yammer in my ear about how needed and wanted the feminine paradigm and the knowing of the...

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The Boulevard of Broken Dreams
Dec09

The Boulevard of Broken Dreams

The more I wander, the more I wonder. ~ Tom Callanan ~ The path is strewn with the debris of broken dreams. Those dreams of forever love, fame and fortune, a room of one’s own, everlasting joy and happiness. Would a different path have made those dreams come true? Was there enough belief? Enough hard work? Recital of the right affirmations in just the right order? When so many of the choices we made haven’t panned out, how do we trust...

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Inappropriately Appropriate
Aug19

Inappropriately Appropriate

“So what is asked of us, the tellers of the new story, is our voice and our courage.” ~ Margaret J. Wheatley We talk of our elders with reverence. We speak of their wisdom. We write odes and elegies to them. We respect them, well, that is, until we don’t. You know – when they move too slow, tell that story one more time, when they dress inappropriately, when they forget, when they talk about the ‘old days’. To be a woman of a certain...

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The Silken Bindings of TABOO
Jul01

The Silken Bindings of TABOO

  The trickster’s function is to break taboos, create mischief, stir things up. In the end, the trickster gives people what they really want, some sort of freedom. ~ Tom Robbins   Here at Cosmic Cowgirls the subject of TABOOs fascinates us because we are rebels at heart. As artists and writers and revolutionaries we’re drawn to the hidden, to the juxtaposition of the sacred and the profane, the beauty and the beast, the unique...

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What Becomes A Legend Most?
Apr29

What Becomes A Legend Most?

A willingness to be broken open An offering of a hand A kindness Standing for one who can’t Grace under pressure Letting the light into the wounded shadows Unfolding your own myth Forgiveness Compassion Listening with your heart The art of conversation Curiosity Having the courage to speak your truth Inhabiting wonder Self-honesty Embracing the messiness Leaning into the grief, your gifts, and the sharp points Continuing to show up...

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