I hope you will go out and let stories happen to you, and that you will work them, water them with your blood and tears and your laughter till they bloom, till you yourself burst into bloom.
-Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women Who Run with the Wolves
To my terrific fall 2009 classes and to my stunning co-instructors Dr. Howard Zehr of Eastern Mennonite University’s Center for Justice and Peacebuildingand Dr. Amy Sarch Schopick, director of General Education at Shenandoah University. Thank you all for a profound and engaging introduction to teaching. I am thrilled and grateful and moved to action.