goddess book contest The Little Book of Goddesses::

The Goddesses You Created

 

   
The Create A Goddess Contest

 What talent! What imaginations!! What fun!!!

The mission was to create a  modern goddess to help us deal with those distinctly modern problems that the ancients never had to face. To give us a good laugh at our selves and the crazy, hectic lives we lead as contemporary women.

Now here are the results you've all been waiting for . . .

5-6 (Tie) Blessed Marigold
                       Our Lady of Protection in Household Chores

Blessed Marigold wraps our hands in her golden yellow body of protection and guides us through that most loathsome of life's trials - housework! She tenderly guides and protects us through the horrors of hot soapy water, cleaning products, dirty ovens, filthy floors, unspeakable bathrooms and grimy windows. Her golden yellow protection is strong and durable, yet soft and pliable.                                                                                      
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 ~ Doreen Hopwood 
    Alexandria, Scotland, UK 

Prize:  A gift certificate to take the Goddess Quiz or the Greek Gods quiz. (View)

5-6 (Tie)  Flaunta
                   The Goddess of Confidence       

Flaunta, The Goddess of Confidence can be found in the compact mirror of women everywhere. She may be viewed as over confident and snobbish, but that is because the ones around her misunderstand her capabilities.   
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 ~  Ginger  
     Santa Clarita, CA, US

Prize:  A gift certificate to take the Goddess Quiz or the Greek Gods quiz. (View)

4. Menopausia 
      Goddess of Wisdom and Remembrance
 

Menopausia, Goddess of Wisdom and Remembrance helps us remember where our shoes and keys are, where we left our pocketbook and guides us through hot sweats, mood swings and bouts of forgetfulness.  
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 ~ Susan Heller Fisher   
     Hauppage, NY, US

Prize: A goddess aromatherapy oil diffuser. (View)

3. The Triple Goddess Hormonae
      Our Lady of the Perpetual Cycle

Like the other Triple Goddesses, Hormonae, through her three different yet complementary aspects, evokes all that is womanly. With Hormonae those faces seem to be: the good, the bad, and the ugly.     
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~ Anna Maya
    Vancouver, BC, Canada
 

Prize: A goddess aromatherapy oil diffuser.  

2. DanceItOffYa!

Our Lady of the Heart and Soul Boogie, DanceItOffYa moves and grooves, casting off those cares and worries with every wiggle, jiggle, and, yes, even a giggle or two!   
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~ Sheryl Strayer
    Le Roy, Illinois, USA

Prize: A goddess aromatherapy oil diffuser. (View)

1. Corpora Amoroso 
      She Who Banishes Belly Shame
 

With so many women in our modern world convinced that their bodies are inadequate too fat, too skinny, bootie too big or small, breasts too saggy, etc, etc. . . . and a culture that continuously reinforces our insecurities about our bodies . . . we are deeply in need of the Goddess of Body Love.
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~  Cathy Moore 
    Townsend, MA, US
~ The Goddess Dancing - Belly Dance for Body, Mind & Spirit ~

Prize: A goddess statue by the acclaimed glass artist Colin Heaney (View)

And A Special Unannounced Award for
The Next Generation :: The Up 'n Comer Award
                     

 Goddess Maramadyn
       The Goddess of Growing

Maramadyn helps all things grow. Just to name a few things she helps us grow . . . crops, bones, children, grass, flowers, trees,  sheep, goats, hair, and anything else you can think of.                                                       
Read more >>>

~  Maria Soyka (age 11)       
    Newtown,  PA, USA

   Prize: Burleigh Muten's   beautifully illustrated Goddesses Of  Myth and Magic.

Read the other entries at : All the Goddesses You Created


Enormous thanks go to:

~  Our celebrity judges who were called upon to make some difficult choices. Check out their bios below.

~ Every one of you who shared your talent by creating a goddess. We need them all.

~ Those who voted for their favorites,  and to

SelfHealingExpressions.com who generously offered an additional prize to one of the lucky winners, a scholarship to take their Discovering the Goddess course.  Be sure to check out this wonderful e-course by using the link in the Rev. Laurie Sue's bio. below.

Now meet our Celebrity Judges
who also weighed in with their opinions
(and comments on the winning entries)

* * * Anita Ryan-Revel is the creatrix of Goddess.com.au, a free content-rich website aimed at helping you connect with your beautiful, sassy, intuitive, lovable, sacred and authentic self.

Visit Anita at www.goddess.com.au .

 * * * Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway is an interfaith minister and non-denominational wedding officiant who helps people get ready for love and marriage, and who blesses the unions of couples in love in unique and loving ceremonies. She is also widely known as a specialist in women's spirituality and empowerment. She is author of Wedding Goddess: A Divine Guide to Transforming Wedding Stress Into Wedding Bliss (Perigee Books, Spring 2005), A Goddess Is a Girl's Best Friend: A Divine Guide To Finding Love, Success and Happiness (Perigee Books, December 2002), and the www.SelfHealingExpressions.com/ courses  Discovering the Goddess and Find Your Spiritual Soul Mate.
 
Visit Rev. Laurie Sue at www.weddinggoddess.com .

Find our more about her Discovering the Goddess course at:
http://www.selfhealingexpressions.com/course_overview_29.shtml

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