We are back home in Juneau, Alaska. It snowed earlier today, but now a cold hard rain is beating against the window. The warmth and sunshine of Florida are just fond memories, but my thoughts have lingered on our 2015 Gather the Women circle at the Dayspring Conference Center near Tampa, Florida. My gratitude goes …
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Captivated by Women’s Circles Yes, I admit it – I am a circle devotee.  I have been participating in circle gatherings since the late 1980’s.  I have been a “caller of circles” most of my adult life and most recently I am a promoter of circle principles as part of groups like Gather the Women …
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The Black Hills Gather the Women circle began officially here in Rapid City, SD in 2004. Many of us had been in circles of various types for years before that,  but Gather the Women was launched here by me when Marilyn Nyborg called and asked me to consider starting a group. I had purchased the …
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I was introduced to Gather The Women a few years ago from Sharon G. Mijares  Ph.D. (who is now the Regional Coordinator for Gather The Women in Costa Rica).  I jumped at the opportunity to be the Southern California Regional Coordinator. I was wanting to connect with women that were meeting in circles too. Many …
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Rain Angelise (Ana’s sister) Sitting with women in circle has been such an empowering experience in my life. I am 41 and a wife and mother of three.  I have been attending this type of circle for over 20 years now and I was so blessed to have been invited at such a young age. …
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I had made friends on separate occasions with two sisters (Ana and Rain) .We all worked together and bonded naturally. When it came time for us to part ways and travel on to different paths, we decided to use our strong connection to our spirituality as a means to stay in touch with one another. …
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Chloe Ann (Ana & Rain’s mother) I am Chloe Ann and I belong to a wonderful woman’s circle here in Oceanside Calif. I am 65 yrs old and so very thrilled that I have been in circle for twenty years with both of my incredible daughters. My gifts and practices include energetic healing modalities and massage for the …
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My name is Catie Flynn. GTW San Diego found me in 2010, although I didn’t find my way to attending Circle until 2011.  Funny how life works!  I started attending Circle just before I would experience a significant situation in life that included a transition. For love, I spend time with my family and friends, …
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Hello! My name is Misty Wileman (Shauna’s sister). I’m fortunate to live in beautiful Southern California. My interests are camping, hiking, anything outdoor related. I’m a total bookworm & I always have a book with me. I’m very passionate about animals rights & their well being & I am very involved with this. It’s my …
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I have been part of the GTW circle since last year and from beginning I’ve felt comfortable, accepted and heard. The circle provides a sacred place for me to open up in ways that I can’t in the “real” world – and when I have many times in the past in different situations, I have …
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