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Descent By Katrina Messenger
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Descent: A Journey for Women provides a map to the territory of descent myths. Using this map, a woman can determine which descent pattern is present within her life and find the support she needs... More > to spiritually awaken. From the Preface: "Throughout human history, a sacred timeless path has called to women over and over again, the path of descent. And unlike the hero's journey where at each juncture the hero attains gifts, tools, or allies, the descent journey asks us to relinquish our hard won trophies, shatter our deeply held convictions, dissolve our ego-supporting illusions, and surrender our very innocence." Katrina Messenger is an apt guide, teacher and translator of these stories. She helps the reader comprehend the intricacies of each story and how each story can affect a woman's life.< Less
Descent By Katrina Messenger
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Descent: A Journey for Women provides a map to the territory of descent myths. Using this map, a woman can determine which descent pattern is present within her life and find the support she needs... More > to spiritually awaken. From the Preface: "Throughout human history, a sacred timeless path has called to women over and over again, the path of descent. And unlike the hero's journey where at each juncture the hero attains gifts, tools, or allies, the descent journey asks us to relinquish our hard won trophies, shatter our deeply held convictions, dissolve our ego-supporting illusions, and surrender our very innocence." Katrina Messenger is an apt guide, teacher and translator of these stories. She helps the reader comprehend the intricacies of each story and how each story can affect a woman's life.< Less
Hands By Janice Benham
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Sally is the daughter of a family of farmers. She loves caring for animals and working in the fields alongside her brothers. The outdoors is her world and her inspiration. When her parents decide to... More > place her with another family as a maid, she is stricken. Losing the world of the outdoors feels like losing her hands. Helping to guide Sally are three very different mentors: a retired schoolteacher, her uncle Os, and an old woman who lives a mysterious life in the woods. With their help she wends her way through experiences and challenges that shape her passage into wisdom. She learns that this life can encourage the growth of new hands—hands that are uniquely her own. This story is based in part on fact, and includes echoes of the Slavic folk character Baba Yaga, the initiation folktale “The Handless Maiden,” and the French folktale “Bluebeard.”< Less