Africa

Africa Cookfires & Maine Cottages

by Carol Hess on September 24, 2012

I’m telling stories over at Sandi Amorim’s website, Deva Coaching — about my first flight over Africa and about discovering a sacred space.  But they’re really stories about the power of vision. Come on over to Sandi’s and join the storytelling circle.

by Carol Hess

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Categories Personal Empowerment, The Art of Star Polishing

These Women

by Carol Hess on October 5, 2011

I still see them in my mind’s eye.  A parade of Barundi women walking along the side of the dirt road, dressed in colorful fabrics artfully wrapped around them in a way no white woman seemed able to master.  Their posture was remarkable – so erect from years of carrying wood, water, and food on […]

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Categories Community, The Art of Star Polishing, Weighing In (Rants & Raves)

The Women’s Tree

by Carol Hess on April 16, 2011

 One day, as I was leafing through an ancient National Geographic in a doctor’s waiting room, I gasped out loud.  The other patients glared at me, and I smiled apologetically.   But I couldn’t help it.  I had just seen a photograph of a village in Africa, and I knew that place.  I had walked between […]

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Categories Community