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What a shame that I'm not a fortune teller. I would tell fortunes only with flowers and I would heal the earth's wounds with a rainbow.
—by Nika Turbina, Russian poet

SpiralMuse: January 2006
1.  What's Hot This Month ~
2.  Events and Workshops at the SpiralMuse Home of WellBeing 
4.  Healing, Coaching, Therapy, Workshop Space Available 
3.  Contribute Your Gifts ~ Be a Day Muse 
4.  SpiralMuse Content ~ Add your unique voice to the website

1.  What’s Hot This Month!

~ Activism ~
Protecting folkloric remedies
India protects the country from the theft of folkloric remedies.

~ Arts ~
Featured Artist  Lelawattee Manoo-Rahming

Got Art?  SpiralMuse invites Visual Artists to showcase your creative expressions in our new SpiralMuse gallery in San Francisco and online.  February’s theme:  Sensual, playful, erotic.  To contribute, contact: . 

~ Community ~
SpiralMuse Map!  Our first map is full so we’ve started a new one.  Connect to muses in your area and add yourself today!
~ Gifts ~
Our online holiday faire and marketplace is open through January 2006.  Check out the Gift n’ Groove today and listen to ambient tunes while you shop.  Now playing:  Govinda.  Also open is our Gifts section on the website with fabulous crafts and more. and

~ Learn ~
”Wise Woman Ways to Boost Your Energy” ”Are there ways to boost energy that are effective and healthy? My guide, Grandmother Growth, gave me some ideas of how to help myself when I feel bone-tired. And I gathered together the best remedies I know, plus the wisdom of my Wise Woman friends, so you can help yourself too, when you are too weary for words.” By Susun Weed, one of America 's best-known authorities on herbal medicine and natural approaches to women's health.
~ Spirit ~
Working with the Shamanic Journey by Isa Gucciardi, Ph.D
Read an article by Isa Gucciardi and join her at the SpiralMuse Home WellBeing on Saturday, January 14th from 4p – 5p.  She will be giving a free talk on the Shamanic Journey: Pathway to inner wisdom and knowledge.
NEW in 2006!!!  Health column with Lisa Engles 
Lisa has skillfully combined her education and 15 years of experience to develop an innovative approach to attaining true health and total well-being. Her SpiralMuse column will begin in February 2006.   


2.   Fabulous Events and Workshops at the SpiralMuse Home of WellBeing 

1)  LifeMoxie presents Inspiration Point  

Date: Tuesday, January 10
Time: 6:30a – 9:00p
Cost: $10 donation

INSPIRATION POINT - a monthly interactive panel discussion for women on topics that impact our economic power and our lives.

TOPIC:  Find the Solution in your New Years Resolution


2)  Free talk:  Shamanic Journey ~ Pathway to inner wisdom and knowledge

Date: Saturday, January 14
Time: 4:00p – 5:00p
Cost: Free

From a modern standpoint, the shamanic journey is a very useful means of accessing inner wisdom. It 
is a method of perceiving the psyche and world of spirit, as well as a means of gaining deeper insight into the world around us. The journey can be taken by anyone who has the intention of knowing themselves and the willingness to undergo the 
inner initiations that will lead to deep healing and deep self-knowing.


3)  Manifest Intuition: Training for Increased Intuitive Awareness with Vera Fleischer

Date: Tuesdays starting January 17
January 17, 24 
February 7, 14, 21 
March 17, 14, 21 
April 4 
Time: 6:30p – 9:30p
Cost: $210 - $355 series; sliding scale; may be paid in installments. You can register via Paypal. Gift certificates are also available.
To Register:

A training for increased intuition to help you live Your Favorite Life!


4)  Pleasure Course with Beyond Education

Date: Saturday, January 21 and Sunday, January 22
Time: 10:00a – 8:00p
To Register: Please call Alicia Bayer 510-701-2256
Incorporate pleasure as a way of living, creating a pleasurable lifestyle. Taught from the position that you are whole, perfect and complete as you are, the Pleasure Course restores us to the natural, joyous sense of ourselves and others with which we were born..  This two-day experience covers several topics including perfection, man-woman dynamics, extended orgasm, seduction, and resistance. Once you take it, your life will never be the same. 


5)  Dream Workshop

Date: Friday eve, January 27 and Saturday, January 28
Time: Friday eve 6:30p – 9:30p and Saturday 10:00a – 4:00p
Cost: $150.00 (some scholarships available please inquire)
To Register: Please contact Alison Raby  
Send a non refundable deposit of $50.00 to Alison Raby 370 27th Street SF, CA 94131
This workshop will help to cultivate a relationship with your inner dreamer as well as provide you with tools to explore your dream life. It will not focus on dream interpretation but rather take an experiential approach by which we contact, enter and become our dreams, allowing their insight to unfold us. We will work as a group and in dyads and triads, exploring forms of meditation, shamanism, GAP work (Gestalt Awareness Practice), and of course the magic of dreams themselves.

6)  SpiralMuse Home of WellBeing Orientation for YOU!!

Date: Sunday, January 29
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm 
Cost: Free
RSVP:  415-285-MUSE (6873)

Learn more about SpiralMuse and the community collective and how you can be a part! 


7)  SpiralMuse Monthly NEW MOON Gathering

Date: Sunday, January 29
Time: 7:30 pm – potluck ; 8:00 – 10:00pm ritual 
Cost: Donation
RSVP: 415-285-MUSE (6873)

Special Guest New Moon guide to be announced


8)  Moon Cycle Manifestation with Vera Fleischer

Monday, January 30, new moon 
Monday, February 13, full moon 
Monday, February 27, new moon 
Monday, March 13, full moon
Time: 7:30-9:30pm
Contribution: $95-$125 for the series, sliding scale; may be paid in installments. You can register via Paypal but don't have to. Gift certificates are also available.

A powerful and moonful manifestation workshop  


9)  LifeMoxie presents Inspiration Point  

Date: Tuesday, January 31
Time: 6:30a – 9:00p
Cost: $10 donation

INSPIRATION POINT - a monthly interactive panel discussion for women on topics that impact our economic power and our lives.

10)  SENSUELLE Circle for Women

Date:  Mondays, February 6th – May 29th
Time:  7:00p – 10p
Cost:  $175 ~ includes all goodies necessary for the journey
You are invited to be part of a very unique experience called SenSuELLE~A Woman's Journey into Sensuality. 

SensuELLE is a sacred circle of 13 women delving into ourselves through the gateway of our senses. We will explore ourselves and our bodies, through sound, movement, touch, and more in a safe and nurturing environment. We will stretch our limitations and traverse our edges in a sexy and nourishing way, unwrapping the gift that is us, one luscious layer at a time.

11)  Holotropic BreathWork TM ~ the healing power of breath 
Dates: Saturday, February 18th
Time: 8:45a – 8:30p
Cost: $120
Pre-requisite:  First time participants are required to attend an introductory talk to Holotropic Breathwork open to the general public on the Friday previous to the workshop from 6 to 8:30 pm
To Register: Please call 415-336-1350 or e-mail
A highly experiential method, HOLOTROPIC BREATHWORK TM combines breathing, evocative music, focused release bodywork, mandala drawing and group sharing. By activating the unconscious and mobilizing blocked energies, this work gives us access to all levels of human experience and activates the spontaneous healing potential of the psyche. Read MORE>>

2. Healing, Coaching, Therapy, Women’s Circles, Workshop Space Available 

SpiralMuse has two private spaces available in a shared healing space with other healers, therapists and coaches on the corner of 22nd and Guerrero between Noe Valley and the Mission District. There are many amenities including a full-kitchen, waiting room, garden area and use of other larger rental spaces for workshops, lectures and clinics.  

Hourly rentals are available throughout the week at $15 per hour.  This room includes a massage table, carpeting, a beautiful altar, stereo and three chairs. The massage table can be taken down for coaching or therapy sessions.

Leases are also available per day, per month.  Practitioners using our space on a weekly basis are asked to attend a monthly gathering. 

Please call 415 285 MUSE (6873) or email to set up an appointment to see the space.

3.  Contribute Your Gifts ~ Be a Day Muse at the SpiralMuse Home of WellBeing

Come and love up the SpiralMuse Home of WellBeing in San Francisco, CA, by being a volunteer day muse for half a day or full day.   
Meet new people, expand your community and learn more about the home and what we are creating together.  A day muse opens the home for new renters, receives calls, and does light duties at the house.  There are currently 5 day muses, so there is the possibility of partnering for the day as well.  Contact:  Deirdre at for more information.
4. SpiralMuse Content ~ Add your unique voice to the website

Submit articles, artwork, poems and more and let your expression be seen, felt and heard!
Every month, we update the site on the New Moon. Although you may see articles that stay the same, we do our best to publish new contributions sent in by you and our team of editors.
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