The Arc of Transformation
A Retreat for Women, Men, Mentors and Teachers, Artists and Activists
September 12 – 15, 2019
Port Orchard, WA

Join Michael Meade on a path of discovery made of stories and poems, honest speech and creative imagination, as we take an initiatory approach to the struggles of individual life and to the collective challenge of living through a time of radical disorientation and change.

Animas Institute’s Writing the Wild Soul
September 15 – September 19, 2019
Murie Ranch, Wyoming

“Writing the Wild Soul” is designed for those who are called to encounters with the intertwined mysteries of nature and psyche, and called, as well, to writing, poetry, spoken word, or storytelling – or other forms of expression. We’ll explore practices that beckon us toward non-ordinary experience and modes of participation with the world. We will press our ears to the ground, listening for mythopoetic language, for sounds and words with mud still clinging to their roots, or hinting of the holy, or gasping with transformation or dismemberment….

The Circle Way – A four-week on-line class
Starting September 17, 2019

This online class is based on the book The Circle Way, A Leader in Every Chair by Christina Baldwin and Ann Linnea. It provides a foundation, a tool beneath all tools, for collaboration and conversation. It is a way to tap our greatest strengths, individually and together. It is essential container to take on so much of what is escalating — the need for innovation, and the grief of letting go.

Embodying the Dream – Retreat For Women
October 3th-6th, 2019
Salt Spring Island, British Columbia

Every year women come from all over the world to this magical island in the sea with the shared intention of dreaming together in council. With Toko-pa.