Mojo Mom Chapter 6: Express Yourself
The chpater Express Yourself gives you dozens of ideas on how to find your creative outlet. And yes, this is the chapter where I talk about sexuality as well, because that is a key form of expression and intimacy, one that can present an ongoing challenge for every long-term relationship, especially through the transition to parenthood.
The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron
The Creative Habit by Twyla Tharp
The Art of Possibility by Rosamund Stone Zander and Benjamin Zander
101 Improv Games for Children and Adults by Bob Bedore and Ian Barkeley
The Tarot Handbook: Practical Applications of Ancient Visual Symbols by Angeles Arrien, Ph.D.
Arrien's description of the The Princess of Disks was one of the few positive, powerful motherhood symbols I found while I was writing Mojo Mom. "The Princess of Disks is the pregnant lady who represents mastery of creative power. She is a woman who has been over the volcano and through the briar patch. She bears new life that has been gestating and incubating within her for some time...."
Women's Voices in Public Discourse
The Op-Ed Project
Sexuality--An important aspect of getting your mojo back, and an ongoing challenge for busy parents.
Great Sex for Moms: Ten Steps to Nurturing Passion While Raising Kids by Valerie Davis Raskin, M.D.
Sexy Mamas: Keeping Your Sex Life Alive While Raising Kids by Cathy Winks and Anne Semans
Mating in Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence by Esther Perel
Sex Smart: How Your Childhood Shaped Your Sexual Life and What to Do About It by Aline P. Zoldbrod, Ph.D.
Resurrecting Sex: Resolving Sexual Problems and Rejuvenating Your Relationship by David Schnarch, Ph.D.