Catrin Weiz-Stein

IT’S YOUR TIME. Your time has come.The one you’ve been waiting for. And the noise about your arrival has settled. The struggle is now a memory. The lessons have been integrated. Your wisdom was earned. The static of distraction; guilt, overcompensating, has shown itself to be just that: a distraction. The giftthe geniusthe ancestorsthe muse… Flows…

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Leah Lamb Sacred Storytelling

I want to give you one of my favorite stories. I learned this story from Joel ben Izzy, one of my favorite storytellers, and once upon a time a guest teacher for the School of Sacred Storytelling. It’s a story about curses,and blessings,and how challenging it can be to tell the difference between the two.…

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(you can also opt to listen to an audio recording of this story, although it is inside of this week’s storyletter so it comes with a small commentary on mythopoetic expression) I had a dream that I was going to be introduced to the elders of this land.  I was told that there were two…

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I’ve taken out my samurai swordsand want to kill murderand destroyeverything that has harmedthis gentle heart. Because destructionwantsmore destruction Even sothe heart,still beating for dear lifeknows it won’t surviveanother self inflicted warwhen the bombsare planted from the inside. This evolutionary creature of the heartKnowsThat when the warrior is wokenBecause the cave of the beast of…

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