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Soaring Spirits's Blog – May 2012 Archive (3)

Grieving Adam Yauch: An Inside/Outside Perspective


Because I was in the circle of the Beastie Boys early in life, I am in a few Facebook groups grieving the loss of Adam Yauch. I was not close to him, but…

Added by Soaring Spirits on May 11, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Camp Widow: First East Coast Event. A review.

This was the first time we held Camp Widow on the East Coast. It can be hard to explain what we do there, and the words "bonding" and "learning," while true and important, just seem so pale. To give you some idea of the impact of bonding and learning in real life, it might help if I tell you the most common phrases in the 
event reviews tend to be "life saving," "totally amazing," and "thank you." Or I could…


Added by Soaring Spirits on May 8, 2012 at 7:30am — 6 Comments

Camp Widow East: I sent a note to the sea

We did a ritual at Camp Widow East 2012, for the first time. A secular, all ages, all stages participatory event that was like nothing I'd ever seen. This is after two full days of being among ONLY widowed people, learning, bonding,…


Added by Soaring Spirits on May 2, 2012 at 5:00pm — 5 Comments

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