May your inner twinkle guide you

May your inner twinkle guide you

Dear writing sisters, For a number of years now I’ve taken to decorating the corner mantel in our family room in place of a tree. I string it with star lights that twinkle, then I add ornaments¬†that conjure snow–a snow owl and a tree made of feathers,...
What’s your metaphor for silence?

What’s your metaphor for silence?

Dear writing sisters, Years ago, when I was in my twenties and just setting out on what would become a quest to recovery my voice from silence, I joined a peer counseling class. The theme of the class was women’s empowerment. In this class, we learned how to...