What a November it's been! How are you doing? I find myself still shocked and confused, mourning for the country I thought we were… afraid for the danger this turning tide will likely present for the minorities among us. Still, I can’t help feeling that something truly important is about to be birthed…
We live in a constant wash of sounds. Most we're not even aware of. And then there are those we choose – from the alarm that pulls us from sleep, the music we turn on, beeps from our devices, or the perpetual TV playing in the background of most homes every evening.
Frankly, we have to tune it all out just to stay sane.
Over hundreds of thousands of years sounds made by nature were all we heard. Our bodies were our first instruments, our voices, hands and feet. Intoxicated by the beauty of sounds around us and the joy of our own creativity, we stretched animal hair or skins over hollow wood to compose the first composed music.
Mary is an intimacy coach, sensuality educator, spiritual counselor, and writer who leads retreats around the globe and privately coaches women and couples. All at the intersection of the sacred and the senses.