Letter from Alice (age 14)

Letter from Alice (age 14)

Alice, and girls everywhere, are teased and shamed as their bodies change because boys are taught to objectify the female body.  
Secretly they’re fascinated… 

What is a Knowing Breast?

What is a Knowing Breast?

What is a knowing breast? Is it the conduit-nipple that beckons and seeks connection? Is it the energy which flows from the nipple once a connection’s been made…

A Man in Transition

A Man in Transition

A trans man grapples with a startling breast cancer diagnosis followed by a bilateral mastectomy - all in one week's time. A harrowing and...

Beyond Compare

Beyond Compare

“My best friend, we used to compare our breasts, and she called mine footballs because they were long and pendulous. So, no, I didn’t like the shape...

The “Word Void”

The “Word Void”

Let’s play ‘thesaurus.’ Can you tell me a synonym for the word BODY?  What comes to mind? Cross off any word that is a metaphor for a mechanical...

Reclaiming Our Breasts

Reclaiming Our Breasts

This blog is about celebrating breasts. The media, and our culture, want to define breasts very narrowly—as sexy, as sick, or as a source for milk....

Holy & Sacred

It’s no surprise that, for many women, the idea of honoring their breasts is unfamiliar. But why? What sorts of dialogue and inquiry can inspire...

One with the Mother

One with the Mother

When you emerged into the world of air, hunger came with you. And linked to hunger was the remedy for hunger, already known to you. You had, at...

The Breast-Heart Connection

The Breast-Heart Connection

There’s a midpoint on our bodies, where our breasts are. It’s where our heart is, too. The breasts and the heart have a wonderful connection, in...

Liking Our Breasts The Way They Are

Liking Our Breasts The Way They Are

When I was in middle school, a boy bullied me in the lunch line for not wearing a bra. “You should be wearing one,” he said. “You should like this,”...

Adolescence for American Girls

Adolescence for American Girls

This Podcast explores the juggernaut girls face as they come of age in America. [button link="https://vimeo.com/263750164" type="big" color="pink"...