Shop with a Purpose at the Friends for a NonViolent World Holiday Fair

Everyone is welcome at the Friends for a NonViolent World’s annual Holiday Fair! On December 6th and 7th the Minneapolis

  • 12/06/2019

Voices of Vision

commentary of everyday women about building the future

  • 09/25/2019

A New World Dawning

In “Collapse: Dreaming Another World,” a memoir by Minneapolis attorney-turned-Jungian-analyst Medora Woods, she reflects on whether catastrophic events of late

  • 06/01/2019

Inspiring the Adventurer

In a recent visit to the Twin Cities, National Geographic adventurer Erika Bergman, a submarine pilot, and author Trudi Trueit

  • 05/01/2019

The Dance of Trust

For more than 40 years, I locked away sexual trauma I experienced as a child. A therapist suggested that I

  • 02/01/2019

Healing in the Community of Women

Trigger warning: This story is the first-person story of a woman who survived sexual assault. It was 50 years ago

  • 01/01/2019

Redefining This One Wild and Precious Life

This one wild and precious life, as Mary Oliver puts it, does not come with a manual. I read non-fiction to

  • 11/05/2018

Iditarod Heroines

Did you read any books in your childhood that you found especially inspirational? For me, one of those books was “Auntie Mame: An Irreverent

  • 11/01/2018

Shannon Gibney: Under-Told Stories

For 10 years, Shannon Gibney has been researching a novel, letting the story sit and marinate, and then finally writing “Dream Country.”The process

  • 08/01/2018

Our Shared Trauma of Race

My parents were sharecroppers in the Mississippi Delta. Their parents were sharecroppers. Their grandparents were slaves. I was blessed to have met my great-grandmother,

  • 08/01/2018