final lap of 2018

Hi  Friends,
Gratitude is the key to all kinds of happiness. Try it! Every. Single. Day.
2018 is limping toward the finish line. Let’s send it out in style!

Sunday, November 25th – CHANT – 7 PM – Rumi Room of Unity Church, 1401 W Vine, Fort Collins – $10 suggested donation

Sunday, December 2nd – Women’s Circle – 7 PM – Rumi Room of Unity, Fort Collins – $10 to $20 suggested

Friday, December 7th – Dances of Universal Peace in Boulder – 7 PM – 5001 Pennsylvania Ave. – Led by me and Khadijah – $10 suggested

Thursday, December 13th – Chant – 7 PM – Rumi Room of Unity – $10 suggested

Saturday, December 15th – Only the Beloved: Celebration of Rumi’s Urs – 7 PM – at the Rocky Mountain Miracle Center, 1939 S Monroe, Denver – Facilitated by me and Pouria Montazeri… a sweet evening of Zikr, poetry, and devotional attunement to the most well-known and well-loved mystic! – $15 to $25 as you are able – more info here:

Thursday, December 20th – Dance of Universal Peace in Fort Collins – 7 PM – Rumi Room of Unity – $10 suggested

Friday, December 21st – Yule celebration and Boulder Dances of Universal Peace – 7 PM – Unitarian Church – we’ll be teaming up with our friends at the church for a sweet celebration including music, ritual, storytelling and dances in honor of the Winter Solstice!

Tuesday, December 25th – Are y’all interested in attuning to the mystical side of Christianity by dancing the Aramaic Lord’s Prayer cycle with me this evening? Where? Denver? Fort Collins? Let me know…

Monday, December 31st – SUPER CHANT!! – 7 PM to 1 AM – Rumi Room of Unity Church, Fort Collins – usher out 2018 and welcome in 2019 with inter-faith chanting and prayerful awareness… bring a snack/dessert/drink to share – $15 to $30 suggested donation as you are able

UPCOMING SUFI MEDITATIONS – Monday mornings – 9:30 AM – in my living room: November 26th, December 3rd, December 10th, December 17th, December 24th, December 31st…

Women’s Sacred Song – May 2nd to May 5th, 2019 – an all women’s inter-faith chant retreat with Rabbi Shefa Gold and me! – more info here:
or register here:

MeadowFest – June 20th to 23rd, 2019 – at Jack’s Gulch Campground – more info here:

The Art of Being and Becoming – Sufi Retreat with Sára Rain – October 10th to 13th, 2019 – more info soon!

My favorite Winnie the Pooh lines from “Christopher Robin” include:
“I always get to where I’m going by walking away from where I’ve been”
and, about today being Pooh’s favorite day:
“Yesterday, when it was tomorrow, it was too much day for me.”
Ah… ironically… takes me back!

Enjoy this moment,