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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the note on the replica which Sandy gives to Sue of the Minoan woman playing a lyre made of snakes?
2. What does Sue buy in order to remind her of the power of buffalos in her life?
3. During what season is the start of this section of the book, entitled "Initiation?"
4. Sue remembers the quote about using one's ___________ in service of one's vision is more important than fear.
5. What is one of the recurring symbols in Sue's dreams where she begins to see a Jungian analyst?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Sue see to be a sacred place when she visits and sees a replica of Da Vinci's Cartoon of St. Anne?
2. What does Sue see in a magazine as the plane is beginning to descend from the sky and she wishes she could disappear into that image?
3. What happens when Betty and Sue begin to dig up two stumps? What do they find they have done?
4. What kind of music allows Sue to feel the radiant mystery of being embraced by the Goddess?
5. While she plans many rituals, Sue does not realize that these rituals serve a purpose in her journey? What do these rituals do?
6. Who are the "kjerringsleppet" that Sue recalls in her writing in this section?
7. What does Sue do when she is in the stone circle, connecting with the Goddess?
8. What are the choices from which Sue can choose to celebrate the Divine Feminine?
9. Why does Sue begin to realize that attachment to the confining patriarchal world must die?
10. What does a Cherokee woman Sue meets on a retreat tell her that her dreams are meant to do?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In life, women are seen as the caretakers of men, committed to making sure everyone else is okay.
Part 1: Why do you think women are the ones who are typically the caretakers?
Part 2: Do you think that men can be caretakers of others?
Part 3: How is it damaging to be a caretaker of others?
Essay Topic 2
Sue feels that she needs to have a sort of turning point in which she realizes she can not go back to the way she was.
Part 1: Why do you think this sort of turning point is essential in one's spiritual journey?
Part 2: What might have happened if Sue had not had this turning point in her life?
Part 3: Do you feel that you have had to reach certain turning points in order to change your own life?
Essay Topic 3
Sue is worried that her new viewpoint on the world will affect her marriage to Sandy.
Part 1: Do you think a marriage should be able to survive an awakening by one person in the partnership?
Part 2: Why do you think that Sandy tries to talk her out of the feminist thing?
Part 3: Do you think that Sue would continue her quest if she were to lose Sandy in the process?
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