Women Gift Shop
|Our books and products
for sale are designed to share beauty, raise consciousness, and raise money for
women whose needs are great.
|NEW! Time For Us Now
The Real Women Project is
proud to announce the release of our 13 song CD
Time for Us Now from Righteous
Ride Records. Time for Us Now is available for $15 plus shipping and
handling. This extraordinary CD of original music explores many of the themes
discussed in the Real Women workshops.
and soul-stirring collection of songs that celebrate and affirm women's wholeness
and authentic beauty. This music makes the heart sing with its compelling lyrics,
beautiful harmonies, driving beats, and multi-layered arrangements. Robin Adler,
Gayle St. Gregory and Tina Wilson will bring you home to yourself, ease your pain,
rock your soul and lift you up with their eclectic, soothing and original songs.
Treat yourself to a unique CD that supports you in your search to find and affirm
the beauty that you are.
NEW! The Real Women Project Real Stories
The Real Women Project is
also very proud to announce the release of our
Real Stories double-CD set of 21 stories read by award-winning storyteller
Alyce Smith Cooper. Bringing the stories from our book
double-CD set of stories and poems read by the incomperable storyteller
Smith Cooper. These stories, excerpts from the cutting-edge anthology
A Waist is a Terrible Thing to Mind,
will expand your thinking, touch your heart, and inspire you to share your own
stories of survivial in a culture obsessed with unreal beauty and unnatural thinness.
The CD will serve as a mainstay of support for women everywhere who are re-defininng
themselves, loving themselves back to health, and learning to find beauty within.
is a Terrible Thing to Mind - A Wake Up Call
Stories from the Real Women website compiled into a compelling anthology. A call
to action, to mindfulness, and to the re-creation of a life-affirming and holistic
definition of beauty.
"Bravo to the women brave
enough to share their stories in this book. Doing so invites all of us to similarly
share the experiences about our bodies. By telling our stories, we can unmask
the damaging and unattainable images of beauty. Together, we can and must
reject such a narrow definition of what is beautiful. We must challenge any definition
of beauty that does not include ourselves not only because self-love and self-acceptance
are fundamental to health and well-being, but simply because we deserve to enjoy
and love our bodies unconditionally and to feel good about ourselves just as we
Editor in Chief, Shape Magazine
Set - A set of 13 postcards that feature the 13 Real Women Bronze sculptures.
Real Woman Creed - Affirmations written by Jan Phillips to support the strength,
courage and beauty in all of us. This is a wonderful tool as a gift for graduates
of programs. Each is worth framing!
Click on the small image of the Real Woman Creed to see a larger version
Videotapes (out of stock) - " The Beauty You've Always Been" (from the "Real Women- Real
Beauty" CD by Deborah
Liv Johnson), "Just Me" and " Invisible Hero" (from the "Time for Us Now CD")
are short videos produced by photographer Jan Phillips. These are moving and celebratory
testaments to the beauty and power of women of all sizes, ages and heritage. These
videos are extremely powerful and useful as opening and closing segments for workshops.
Calendar - The Millennium Calendar was a celebration of the diversity and
beauty of women. It features striking photographs of the Real Women sculpture
series and a corresponding poem for each woman and each month of the Year 2000.
Workbook - The workbook offers exercises and suggestions inviting introspections
and facilitated group discussions. The tools help clarify and develop awareness
about the direct correlation between self-image and health. The workbook was designed
to be used in conjunction with workshops. Each individual can add to it or choose
from materials the RWP has developed. The workbook can be used on its own, with
the images of the sculptures, the CD's and the book.
Healing Books ]
If you're interested in bringing the Real Women Project to
your area, or sponsoring a facilitated workshop for your organization, please
send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
information. These workshops incorporate the Real Women sculptures, video, music
and personal stories to empower women and assist in our collective and individual
redefining of beauty.
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Created on: 02/09/02
Last revised: 04/03/07
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