5 Spots Left! Summer GLOW -- a Write to Glow Retreat in Oregon!

5 spots left!

Fields of wild-flowers. A huge pond with cattails. Towering Douglass Firs. A long, windy country road for walks. Hammocks. Tire swing. Delicious, organic, nutrient-dense food. Comfy outdoor seating all over the property. Sweet sleeping spaces with super-comfy bedding. A fire pit with REAL firewood for circles under a warm summer-night sky!!

Now drop US into the mix, and it’s the perfect recipe for a restorative and memorable summer weekend.

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In This Moment… Dad

Here’s a few minutes of my free-flow writing from last week’s trip to Florida. Connor and I visited my dad and his wife, Gayle, who has Alzheimer's.

In the year since last seeing them, fatigue and hopelessness are my dad’s new companions as his best friend slips away into a childlike version of herself. Gayle’s daughter and granddaughter were also visiting.

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Writing Together: Thoughts From Patty
"The difficult thing is that vulnerability is the first thing I look for in you and the last thing I'm willing to show you. In you, it's courage and daring. In me, it's weakness."

                                                   ~Brene Brown

In this monthly-ish Writing Together series, I invite women to share their ‘whys’ for joining and how they experience a WTG in-person or online Circle.

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