Monthly Archives: October 2012

The Power of Female Stories

There is the passing along of information.  And then there’s the telling of stories. Both methods can both convey words, details, and content; but one has more power to bond us in our humanity, help us feel seen, and move … Continue reading

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Why I Started GirlFriendCircles.com

My Story… When I was new to San Francisco eight years ago, I still remember standing at a café window on Polk Street watching a group of women inside, huddled around a table laughing. Like the puppy dog at the … Continue reading

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How to Find a Best Friend

In teaching the 5 Circles of Connectedness last night for a room full of women, I was reminded again how seeing the varying spread of our different types of friends can prove so insightful.  There are countless friendship principles that … Continue reading

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Vagina Monologues, Violence & Friendship

I just returned from participating in a One Billion Rising Pop-Up Video Shoot sharing why I rise against violence for women. You watch this 3-minute video and tell me how we could do anything but choose to rise. Let’s rise … Continue reading

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