Revelation: A deep dive into radical truth-telling
Revelation is defined as “an act of revealing or communicating divine truth.”
Let’s be real.
None of us has all our shit together, so why do we feel like we should fake it til we make it? I’m a recovering approval-seeking, perfectionist good girl. I’ve been crawling out of that socially-conditioned cage gradually over the course of my entire adult life. Then, a couple years ago, I began a midlife emergence (that’s my own little euphemism for midlife crisis, but no less of a mind fuck,) and that accelerated the process. I felt an urgent, wild fire inside demanding that I stand in my whole truth. I blew up my life in a million little (and big) ways, and have since been learning to sustain a slow burn rather than destructive explosions. My process has been messy and flawed, but even in the raw truth of my own imperfect human catastrophe, I am entering this second act of life much more empowered, connected, and whole.
In the world we're living in, telling our deepest truths feels like a radical act. This emergent paradigm suggests that the way we show up can no longer be dictated by top-down, linear 'shoulds’ and patriarchal rules -- rather the movement is guided by pushing the edge of the wild, feminine mystery... the idea that formlessness is okay, experimentation is encouraged, shapeshifting is natural, and sharing our unpolished humanness not only makes us more accessible, but it's also magnetizing and sexy. These are the conversations I’m thrilled to create a forum to have with YOU. Here.
It really is time to stop hiding those messy parts of ourselves for which we feel most ashamed, for which we feel we’d be most judged, because that’s a bind none of us was made to live in. However, we often feel a deep longing to feel seen in our truths while simultaneously creating a barrier behind which to hide them. When we share our vulnerability, it fosters connection and it disarms others so they may feel permission to share their own truths. We certainly don’t have to have it all figured out - who we already are and what we’re already up to is worth making unapologetically visible. On the other side, there is ease and freedom in being the most fully expressed version of your Self.
So, what is Revelation?
Well, Revelation IS NOT a typical e-course; I’m not going to blather on with didactic lessons. It certainly is NOT a psychotherapy or art therapy group.
Revelation IS a deep dive into radical truth-telling — to yourself, your loved ones, and/or other participants. It’s a guided, personal exploration and a discussion on the newly rising collective consciousness that enthusiastically welcomes the shapeshifting, the non-linear, the mystery, the messy, the deep, the raw, the creative, the authentic, the wild, the soulful, the pleasurable, the esoteric, the vulnerable, the subversive, the unseen.
I prepared specific topics to explore with you.
I dreamed up beautiful invitations for you to engage with the material via journaling, art, movement, and ritual.
Beyond that, I can't know what's going to happen, but I do know it'll be juicy, edgy, inspiring, and growth-producing.
Themes we’ll explore:
Unmasking: Exploring the masks we wear, dropping the bullshit, embracing authenticity
Visibility: The tension between wanting to be seen and wanting to hide
Vulnerability: How your most tender spots can reveal your superpower
Mystery: Leaning into the emergent edge of the unknown to welcoming the imperfect truth
Hexing the patriarchy: Being visible in your truth changes the collective conversation
Leveling up: Your future self as your truth-telling muse
Revelation is for YOU if you long to feel more…
…worthy and valuable in the truth of who you already are.
…fully expressed, visible, and validated in your work and relationships.
…connection, intimacy, and community.
…congruent in all contexts, rather than wearing different hats in different arenas.
…approachable, accessible, and even alluring.
…aligned with your gifts, medicine, and superpowers.
…free and unburdened from shame.
SUBSCRIBE BELOW TO STAY POSTED ON THE NEXT ROUND OF REVELATION:
Revelation unfurls over 6 weeks, with new material revealed to you every Wednesday morning, beginning May 1st. We’ll use an incredibly easy, private, user-friendly web site platform called Ruzuku. You’ll receive an email reminder to enter the forum each Wednesday (through June 5th) to receive that week’s content - no peeking ahead, no overwhelm. Simple.
These weekly bundles of goodness will include audio or video from me (personal stories, teachings, meditations, visualizations,) creative prompts and invitations, and yummy curated resources — all for you to explore at your own pace. You will have the opportunity to share your experience of these themes and engage in rich discussion with other participants via written conversations within the workshop platform, through an opportunity to share in pairs with another participant, and on the three live calls I’ll conduct.
Spring 2019 Dates:
New content will be revealed every Wednesday morning (US Mountain Time) on the following dates:
I will offer three (3) live calls* during the course of this workshop for Q&A, coaching, and discussion. They will occur on the dates below in US Mountain Time. (If you are in a different time zone and need help converting the time, click here.)
Monday, May 6 - 10-11:30am MT
Monday, May 20 - 10-11:30am MT
Monday, June 3 - 10-11:30am MT
*If you are unable to attend the live calls, not to worry. Everyone will receive a recording after.
Registration no longer open.
If you’re unsure if this is a good fit for you, drop me a note with your thoughts, and we can figure it out together.
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How much time should I expect to devote?
Revelation takes place over 6 weeks, with one curated bundle of content delivered to you per week. Within each week, there will be an audio-visual component that will run anywhere from 8-20 minutes. You can engage with the other content at your own pace. Within these 6 weeks, you can probably expect to spend roughly 60-90 minutes per week participating in the invitations (give or take – it’s truly up to you.) Additionally, there are three scheduled live calls peppered throughout the course, to allow for Q&A, sharing, coaching, and reflection from other participants. If you aren’t able to attend during the live times, you will receive a link to the recorded call afterwards. Let me emphasize: this is fun, creative, personal learning and doing. You can dip in and out as necessary, and pick up easily when you’re ready.
Do I need special materials?
You already have everything you need. (Seriously though, that’s one of my mantras.) There may be times when you are invited to gather special objects. You might choose to have a dedicated notebook or art journal with heavy, unlined paper for this course, but truly any paper you have will do. Any writing/art materials you have on hand will do the trick, from your standard ball-point pen to a box of crayons to a tray of watercolor paints. It’s all about EASE and sustainability; come as you are and use materials you already love.
What if I miss a week?
That’s okay - life happens. Every Wednesday for 6 weeks, the teachings and prompts are revealed to you at once. If you’re away that week, whenever you’re ready, you can go back to view and participate in the activities and discussions from previous weeks.
How tech savvy do I need to be to do this online workshop?
If you can browse a web site, read an email, listen to audio, and watch video online, you’re all good! I’ve been both a teacher and a student using the Ruzuku platform before, and I can say from experience that it’s super-simple, streamlined, and they provide amazing tech support should you experience any hiccups at all.
I’m hesitant to share about myself online. What about my privacy?
How will I pay for Revelation?
When you click on one of those lovely, magenta buttons on this page, you will be taken into the web site for Ruzuku, the program platform. There, you will be prompted to enroll and pay. Payments for this course will be made via PayPal. Paypal accepts any major credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover,) as well as PayPal Credit and direct transfers from your bank account, if your PayPal is set up that way.
What is the refund policy?
I offer a 75% refund up to one week before the start date. After April 23rd, no refunds will be given. Prior to the start date, if you decide you cannot participate but have a friend who would like to join up in your place, contact me, and I can help you transfer your enrollment.
Is Revelation available to participants in any country?
Absolutely! However, do note that the cost is in US dollars, the teachings will be in American English, and content will be unveiled every Wednesday morning, Mountain Time, as I am based in Boulder, Colorado. Regardless, the Revelation circle is a wide and global one. Join us!