Category: Blog

Somatic Trauma Healing

This past weekend I attended a training in NYC entitled “Trauma and the Performing Artist” co-taught by the originator of Somatic Experiencing, Dr. Peter Levine.  I discovered this cutting-edge approach…

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Flames of Love

Like many of us living north of San Francisco, I woke up at 2 a.m. Monday morning to the eerie sound of dry winds rattling the trees and the quiet…

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Raks al Seniyya

Moroccan Dance: Movement of the Spheres Act 1

On March 31, 2017 I hosted a spring celebration of dance performance at the beautiful Community Congregational Church of Tiburon accompanied by my student ensemble of “starlight dancers” Sunny, Loren,…

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Who Is Scheherazade Today?

Scheherazade remains a vital archetypal figure we can invoke here and now to remind us that it is the creative expression of the Feminine that is being called forth to…

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Who Was Scheherazade?

Scheherazade was the literary heroine and narrator in the Middle-Eastern collection of tales known as Alf Leyla we Leyla, or 1001 Nights. As an archetypal figure, Scheherazade exemplifies the power…

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