On Campus Program

The Forest Woman Archetype Awaken Your Innate Creativity


The Forest Woman Archetype represents an awakening to one’s own unique path. She is wise to the ways of the wild feminine, drawing you deeper into the mysteries of life. The initiated Forest Woman is one who is able to engage with the powers of darkness and deep imagination. 

Join award-winning writer and pioneer in the emerging field of spiritual ecology, Mary Reynolds Thompson, on a journey that guides you to explore the place of the Forest Woman Archetype in your own life.  

Through creative journaling, poetry, movement, meditations, and more, you will:

  • Explore the archetypal significance of Forest Woman in your life. 
  • Awaken to your own particular magic and wisdom.  
  • Reclaim your wild, witchy power. 
  • Connect with the ancestors. 
  • Unleash your innate creativity.

Return home more grounded in your own lifeforce.

NOTE This program will include time outdoors.

Included in Your Stay


Daily Yoga Classes

3 All-Natural Meals Access to the Kripalu Grounds

Program at a Glance

Yoga Experience
Suitable For
Program Theme
All Self-Discovery

The Forest Woman Archetype Retreat, June 7–9, 2024


Mary Reynolds Thompson is the founder of Live Your Wild Soul Story and the author of Reclaiming the Wild Soul: How Earth’s Landscapes Restore Us to Wholeness and The Way of the Wild Soul Woman: 5 Earth Archetypes to Unleash Your Full Feminine Power.

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