Instead of relating to the word goddess or divine feminine as statements of religious belief or as literal representations of a deity, we can use them as reminders of the infinite forms spirit assumes in our world. We can also realize how recognizing these images and ideas of a divine feminine are not meant to enslave us, but to assist us in recognizing our own divinity. – Jalaja Bonhein, Aphrodite’s Daughters (quoted in Red Hot & Holy)
From our Red Hot & Holy Women’s group this morning.
Our lives, experiences, and the prose on the page draws our attention; conversation weaves through, and these are inspiring. Among the infinite forms spirit assumes in our world…is US!