Montreal Audio Is Up

Montreal Audio Is Up

Here is the audio from Teresa and my presentations at the Montreal Dream Conference.   Heidi:     Just the audio (click in the gray area; right click to download, listen as podcast):  Heidi's Montreal Presentation   This is my first widely public distribution of the White Tigress dream I had in 2000.  I'd kept it private […]

Footbinding, Part 2–The Women in my Family

Footbinding, Part 2–The Women in my Family

Although I’d always heard that Chinese women had bound feet in the “olden days”, for some reason it had never occurred to me that any of my female ancestors had them. It wasn’t until after all my maternal ancestors had passed away that I asked a cousin about it. She said that my great, great […]

Footbinding, Part I: A Short History

Footbinding, Part I: A Short History

Footbinding was a fashion, a fad that went horribly, horribly wrong. It started about 1,000 years ago when a dancer with small feet performed in the Chinese imperial court atop a giant lotus sculpture. Women in the court started binding their feet to make them look smaller and create “golden lotuses”. As per usual, it […]

This Year and the Tiger

This Year and the Tiger

Any news about the state of tigers in the world is of interest to me, and the Tiger attack at the San Francisco zoo on Christmas day last year was very moving.  While meditating on the attack I knew that Tatiana was provoked.  She is a symbol of the feminine tiger spirit reawakening.  And, she […]