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Summer Sirenalia, Part 2

Before I take your hand and dive into the lusciousness of our second Sirenalia, just wanted to take a moment to slow down, see how you are. With the world spinning in the most erratic orbit we’ve experienced in our…

Sacred Pleasure Series Part 4: Lilith, Goddess of Radical Self-Acceptance

Lilith: Sovereign Goddess of Radical Self-Acceptance In the final episode of this series on Sacred Pleasure, I discuss the ancient Near Eastern Goddess, #Lilith. In Jewish folklore, we learn that Lilith was Adam’s equal, his original wife-partner, but fled the…

Interview With Journey to the Goddess: Pleasure in Business

Recently, Annalisa Derr, Ph.D candidate at Pacifica Graduate Institute and creatrix of Journey to the Goddess, came to Ojai to interview me about why it’s important to infuse our daily life, including our businesses, with sacred pleasure. We were lucky…

Sacred Pleasure Pause: Episode 4, David Deida “Dear Lover”

This is a reading of the beginning of Chapter 6 of Deida’s book, Dear Lover. “Your body’s openness—your capacity to surrender open with your whole body so your heart can be ravished and taken by love—is a doorway to ecstatic…