Blessed Confusion: Poems from Interweave’s February Writing Circle

“Blessed Confusion” was the theme for February’s Writing Circle. Following a guided visualization on choosing an alternative path, Antonio Marchado’s poem was read, evoking a deep sense of reverence. Last Night As I Was Sleeping Last night as I was sleeping, I dreamt—marvelous error!— that a spring was breaking out in my heart. I said: Along which secret aqueduct, Oh water, …

One Billion Rising

A Worldwide Day of Action Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls One in three women on the planet is raped of beaten in her lifetime – one billion women violated – one billion daughters, mothers, grandmothers, sisters, lovers and friends. One billion women and those who love them are being invited to walk out, dance, rise up, and …

Joy: Poems from Interweave’s December 7th Writing Circle

JOY was the theme for Interweave’s Writing Circle in December — something for which we may be on the lookout  in the new year.     The morning began with meditation followed by a  reading of Carl Sandburg’s “High Moments.”     HIGH MOMENTS by Carl Sandburg   Keep this flower to remember me by. So she told him. Keep this, remember me, remember. …

Institute for Emerging Women Leaders

This spring, Interweave is launching a new pilot program, The Institute for Emerging Women Leaders. Our goal is to accelerate and support the emergence of women leaders in our communities by inviting women of all ages and walks of life to step forward into their gifts and more fully realize their leadership potential. We will focus on the energetic intelligence present in relationships, families, teams, organizations and …