Welcome to Be Earth Now


Working with Mary Marsden

I work with individuals across the US and Europe in person, via phone and Skype. Mentoring with a nature-based soul oriented guide can be invaluable in the ongoing life journey, and particularly the journey of soul initiation. I support individuals to grow in intimate relationship with themselves, the wild earth, the mysterious nature of their souls and the world. [more info]


I guide programs with the Animas Valley Institute as well as my Be Earth Now offerings based from Boulder, CO. Please check out my latest upcoming programs below. More offerings will be added. Sign up below for the Be Earth Now mailing list to receive periodic updates.

Body~Earth~Soul July Evening on the Land
‘Knowing Arises Though Intimacy with Earth’
July 17, 6:30-9:30 pm
Boulder Area, On the Land
Guided by Mary Marsden & Jennie Gershater-Lopez

Earth Women, We are of the Earth, our primary home and ground of being. Come for an evening to give your attention and sensual perception wholly for a while, as an act of participation and communing, as if your participation mattered. Remember how you listen with rock and hummingbird, sweet vanilla-maple scent of ponderosa, Mullein’s delicate yellow flowers on upright stalks and delicate currents of air rustling shimmering green leaves of the Cottonwood. Feel into ‘What Is True’ here, and in you, now and now and now…(more)

Body~Earth~Soul August Day-Long Retreat
‘Knowing Arises Though Our Bodies’
August 11, 9 am-9 pm
Elk Meadows Retreat, Nederland, CO
$175-140, sliding scale fee
Guided by Mary Marsden & Jennie Gershater-Lopez

Come Re-Member together. Remember the ancient connection between your whole body heartbeat and the heart beat of Earth. Umbilicus to the Earth, returning home to the ground of wholeness, we will have space and time on this day-long journey in cool mountain air to inhabit our bodies and listen to the Inner Knowing that rises up from this place…(more)


Body~Earth~Soul September Fireside Evening
‘Knowing Arises Though Soul: Wild Imaginal Wellspring’
September 6th, 6 pm-9 pm
Boulder/Gunbarrel, CO
Guided by Mary Marsden & Jennie Gershater-Lopez

Women, Come circle the fire. Lay down your rational mind to rest for a spell from sifting facts or figuring anything out. We’ll get down to the sacred work of Knowing ‘What Is True’ through communing with the Wild Imaginal Wellspring. We all know this unnamable ‘place’… (more info)

Inner Knowing:Body~Earth~Soul Journey
A 9-Month Women’s Journey
Begins in October 2018

Boulder, CO
Guided by Mary Marsden & Jennie Gershater-Lopez

Beginning in October, a group of women will gather together monthly on this Inner Knowing: Body~Earth~Soul Journey. When women weave together in conscious, respectful community– cultivating deep-rooted relationship with our Bodies, Earth and our Souls – the flame of our Inner Knowing grows steady and we embody our truth and gifts in the world…(more)


Animas Valley Institute Soul-centric Dreamwork
August 5-9, 2018
Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
Washington State
Guided by Mary Marsden and Nate Bacon 

The soul yearns to dream itself into the world. Every dream emerges from the mystery of the soul and is an opportunity for our conscious self, our ego, to be further initiated into the secret stream of our deeper life…(more)