Archive for October, 2011

  • Quote 8

    You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, “I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.” You must do the thing you think you cannot do.   ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

  • A4 Wound Healing

     Internal Resources: Assignment 4  Handout: Emotional Wound Healing Diagram of a Cut Body Heal Thyself Instructions: Review the Body Heal Thyself handout and the drawing you made in the last assignment.  Use today’s worksheet “Self-healing Emotional Wounds” to explore how your mind can just as powerfully heal itself as your body can heal a cut.  […]

  • Quote 7

    “Love After Love” The time will come when, with elation, you will greet yourself arriving at your own door, in your own mirror, and each will smile at the other’s welcome, and say, sit here. Eat. You will love again the stranger who was yourself. Give wine. Give bread. Give back your heart to itself, […]

  • A3 Diagram of a Cut

     Internal Resources: Assignment 3 Handouts:   Body, Heal Thyself   Diagram of a Cut   Instructions: Print the attached handouts (or view / work from your computer).  Read the “Body Heal Thy Self” handout, then move on to complete the “Diagram of a Cut” worksheet.  As with any exercise, feel free to capture your responses […]

  • FORGE Awarded New 3-Year Federal Grant

      Print-friendly version October 18, 2011 PRESS RELEASE PLEASE DISTRIBUTE WIDELY FORGE Awarded New 3-Year Federal Grant FORGE, a 17-year-old transgender and SOFFA (Significant Others, Friends, Family and Allies) organization headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is pleased to announce it has been awarded a new 3-year grant from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence […]

  • Quote 6

    We are the music makers and WE are the dreamers of the dreams.   ~Willy Wonka

  • FORGE Receives Technical Assistance Grant

  • Quote 5

    One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious. The latter procedure, however, is disagreeable, and therefore, not popular.  ~ Carl Jung

  • Quote 4

    Time can be conceptualized in different ways and that it can be stopped and expanded into something grander. The Greeks knew this with their distinction between chronological time, kronos, and sacred time, kairos. Just as with energy, time can be both a wave and a particle, something continuous and something discrete. My idea is that […]

  • Quote (Music!) 3

    Coyote Grace & Girlyman perform “Hallelujah” This unique pairing of Coyote Grace and Girlyman performing “Hallelujah” may bring you to tears from the sheer beauty of their voices. Coyote Grace ( – a folk music duo – brings earthy realness to their music.  Joe Stevens and Ingrid Elizabeth integrate their lived trans experience throughout their […]