Books and Resources I Love


Feminine Spiritualties

Immortal Sisters, Secret Teachings of Taoist Women, Translated and Edited by Thomas Cleary

Suppressed Histories website, Max Dashu

The Once and Future Goddess, Elinor W. Gadon

The Living Goddesses, Marija Gimbutas

The Goddess Oracle, Amy Sophia Marashinsky

The Goddess Companion, Patricia Monaghan

O Mother Sun!  A New View of the Cosmic Feminine, Patricia Monaghan

Dance of the Dissident Daughter, Sue Monk Kidd

Fearless Girls, Wise Women and Beloved Sisters, Kathleen Ragan

Channel your Goddess Energy, Kirsten Riddle

Women of the Sacred Groves, Divine Priestesses of Okinawa, Susan Sered

When God Was a Woman, Merlin Stone

Brigid, History, Mystery and Magick of the Celtic Goddess, Courtney Weber

The Amazons, Women Warriors in Myth and History, Lyn Webster Wilde


Earth-Based Spiritualties and Shamanic Traditions

10,000 Dreams Interpreted, Pamela Ball

The Alchemy of Sexual Energy, Connecting to the Universe from Within, Mantak Chia

A Complete Guide to Labyrinths, Cassandra Eason

Your Hidden Symmetry, Jean Haner

The Sacred Power of Huna, Rima A. Morrell, Ph.D.

Shamanic Secrets, Lost Wisdom Regained, Robert Shapiro

Shamanic Secrets for Spiritual Mastery, Robert Shapiro



Stone People

The Crystal Ally Cards, The Crystal Path to Self Knowledge, Naisha Ahsian

The Encyclopedia of Crystals, Judy Hall

Your Crystal Code, Teresa Moorey

The Book of Stones, Robert Simmons and Naisha Ahsian

Stones of the New Consciousness, Robert Simmons


Plant People

The Secret Teaching of Plants, Stephen Harrod Buhner

The Herbal Tarot, Michael Tierra and Candis Cantin

The Spirit of Herbs, Michael Tierra and Candis Cantin

Awakening to the Plant Kingdom, Robert Shapiro

The Magic of Flowers, Tess Whitehurst


Animal People

Find Your Spirit Animals, David Carson

Power Animal Meditations, Nicki Scully

Medicine Cards, Jamie Sams and David Carson

Do Unto Animals, Tracey Stewart

Beyond Words, What Animals Think and Feel, Carl Safina

Awakening to the Animal Kingdom, Robert Shapiro and Julie Rapkin


Nature Spirits and Elemental Beings

Nature Spirits and Elemental Beings, Marko Pogacnik

Nature Spirits, Spirit Guides and Ghosts, Atala Dorothy Toy



The Spirit of Reiki, Walter Lubeck, Frank Arjava Petter, William Lee Rand

A Modern Reiki Method for Healing, Hiroshi Doi

Reiki News Magazine, International Center for Reiki Training



Astrology, Robert Shapiro

Astrology and the Motherpeace Cards, The Motherpeace Tarot Playbook, Vicki Noble and Jonathan Tenney