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Jennifer Boire Patient Expert

California
Through my blogs www.msmenopause.blogspot.com and www.questinggirl.blogspot.com I hope to reach out to women who are looking for an alternative to a strictly medical approach to women's health and the menstrual cycle in particular. Middle age is the best time of life, but it seems like menopause... Full Bio
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“The Muse Mother” (1982) by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health by Eavan Boland My window pearls wet. The bare rowan tree berries rain. I can see from where I stand a woman hunkering – her busy hand worrying a chil ... Read on »
2 Poems for Menopause by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health Conversation with a woman over forty Happiness is the best face-lift. Joni Mitchell Why change your face? My mother had that gullet ... Read on »
A note: I am posting extracts fr ... by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health A note: I am posting extracts from A Woman's Way, Tao of Turning Fifty, sporadically on this site. This entry jumped out at me today, because last Wednesday was Fani's funer ... Read on »
A Poem written against Despair by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health Before you know kindness as the deepest thing inside, you must know sorrow as the other deepest thing. Naomi Shihab Nye She walked around the circular block of her ne ... Read on »
A Secret Life by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health by Stephen Dunn Why you need to have one is not much more mysterious than why you don't say what you think at the birth of an ugly baby. Or you've just made ... Read on »
A Thousand Kisses Deep by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health Don't you love Leonard Cohen's voice? so deep and passionate, so wise and admitting of vulnerability. Hearing a poem read is So much better.... This one,just found on ... Read on »
A woman’s Way from the Tao of Menopause by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health Epilogue: The woman’s journey is to realize her power is within her. As a woman. Joseph Campbell, Pathways to Bliss Some of us are becoming the man we wanted to ma ... Read on »
Autumn Poem by John Keats, 1819 by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health TO AUTUMN.                                             1.     SEASON of mists and mellow fruitfulness,         Close bosom-friend of the maturing sun ... Read on »
Be Where You Are by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health Tami Kent Whether sunlight streams through the window or the rain drops down, be where you are. At times you will be weary confounded by ... Read on »
Building a mini-retreat by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health Sometimes a retreat away is not possible. Sometimes, although every bone in your body is calling to get away and find time alone, you have to stay home. Because I'm a s ... Read on »
Burying the dead twice by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health unlocks emotions tucked away stuns the feet into stumbling along with no understanding. Normal gets lost when the other half is gone, one side of your body g ... Read on »
Choosing to Stay at Home with kids, poem by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health A Woman's Choice It's the small details: rat's nest in his hair, holes in her tights, who is whose friend today at school, making sure the right combo of gree ... Read on »
Coming Home to myself by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health extract The Self pushes the neglected forward for recognition. Do not disregard it. it holds energy of highest value. it is the gold in the dung. d ... Read on »
Compassion Tao Te Ching by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health # 67 Excerpt   I have just three things to teach: Simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures. Simple in acti ... Read on »
Conversations with God by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health Love this book. Here's an excerpt I particularly like: "The most loving person is the person who is self-centered. People think, "If I can just love others, ... Read on »
Creativity and Rest by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health Some days I am so busy, so intent on learning how to be better prepared, more informed, on top of my game, I forget about the importance of creative loafing, of surrendering ... Read on »
death and friends by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health We prescribe a friend We are wisdom and healing, roasted meat and the star Canopus. We’re ground and spilled wine soaking in. When illness comes, we cure ... Read on »
Desiderata by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible, without surrender, be on good terms with ... Read on »
Empowering Quotes by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health "Once you become aware of what stands in your way and become willing to release it, you signal the universe that you are ready to manifest the life you were meant to live." ... Read on »
Empowering the Feminine within: A woman who follows her own heart by Jennifer Boire Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health SoulCollage(R) Card Shamanic Healer & Storyteller “The things women are most yearning for---such as deeper connection, spiritual awakening, self-expre ... Read on »