Vital Aging Retreat

A new, large and original retreat on how to age gracefully by learning how to enjoy, even thrive, in our later decades.

The Gathering

A Place Each Week to Be Yourself...

Yes, a place each week to be authentically, fully who you are is one of the joys of being a member of Life Works’ ongoing, mostly weekly, The Natural Power of Being a Woman~The Gathering.


Creating a Sacred Relationship with Yourself

“You will attract wonderful empowering experience, people and circumstances in a way you were not able to before.”

Our Retreats

Retreats Overview

At Life Works our goal is to release women from the limitations they have lived under for perhaps generations. Women’s place in history now gives us an opening to become our full and potential selves. The world needs our compassion, our vision and our nurturing.


Learning at a Distance

Now you can move forward from your sofa, office or anywhere you can get a WIFI connection. 


What We Are Reading
and Watching

Check us out or add your own to our list.


The Gathering Leadership Program

We are developing a distilled training program for women interested in leading Gatherings.

Sara Lustigman


Sara Lustigman

“As a Guidess, I am committed to supporting other women in having their desires come true. 

For You and Yours

Gifts from Our Library

Come here often when you want a relaxing meditation, a video to give you something to think about anew, excerpts from our books and courses or previews of new ideas.

What We’ve Written

The Female Power Within

This how-to manual helps women rediscover the perceptions, patterns, pleasures, and power of being female.


Follow the Yarn
by Reba Linker

“Writing Follow the Yarn helped me discover my true purpose. At last I was able to stand and say: this is my truth.”

Women Often Start Here

Having What You Want with a Man

The Having What You Want with a Man Weekend could be the most important gift you ever give yourself. It is possible to find everything you are looking for in a relationship . . .


The Great Way

When love and hate are both absent everything becomes clear and undisguised. Make the smallest distinction, however, and heaven and earth are set infinitely apart. 

Creating What You Want

Manifestation Retreat

Join us for the retreat to call forth all that you want in your life. We will focus on unleashing the power to create your birthright.

Nell Robinson


Nell Robinson

“There isn’t just one path to an authentic life, and it’s never too late to create a life that fits us.”

What We’ve Written

There Is NO PRINCE And Other Truths Your Mother Never Told You

Discover what hidden conversations and patterns are keeping you from having the love you want.


Success Stories and Pictures

Since you are reading this page, there is a good chance you are looking for us. If you feel that is so, do not let the pull of your current life keep you from coming forward into the light that has always been waiting for you. 


How to Be Cherished

This course will reassure and show you how you can have a luscious relationship again . . . and it can be even better than before.

What We’ve Written

How to Be Cherished: A Guide to Having the Love You Desire

Proven techniques that keep the fires of love blazing. It’s easier than you think!


Father Retreat

Free yourself from the compensations and the bending away from your authentic self you thought you must do to be your father’s daughter. 


How to Join Us

We will look over the edge of human development, create new distinctions and observations, experiment with the possibilities we may be missing in our lives and break through to new levels of wisdom, peace and manifestation of our authentic selves.



12, 19, 26 Gathering Monday
13, 20, 17 Gathering Tuesday
24 Evolving VIII
31 & November 1 Constellation Weekend, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm each day


The Practice of Shamanism

“I was always attracted to Shamanism but very involved in the work of Life Works and my private practice. Entering my wisdom years I wanted to learn more about the deeper issues of life” . . .



A Powerful Woman


What We are Reading

Angels of New York By Silvia Moss

Bask in the healing majesty of Gabriel, Michael and the myriad of other angels that grace New York City’s edifices and walkways, including little-known treasures such as other-worldly bronzes by Salvador Dali. 

Individualized Access


Guidesses have completed a three-year+ training program and are prepared to personally assist you in moving toward what you want by providing weekly support or giving . . .

Success Stories

We Chime in to Testify!

Life Works alumni tell their stories.


The Evolving Nature
of Being Human

Want life to be different? Filled with more possibility and aliveness? Joy and peace? Love and cherishing? Evolving shows you how to quiet your mind and clear space for an authentic self to emerge.


The Natural Power of
Being a Woman 

The very heart of what we teach at Life Works is contained in The Natural Power of Being a Woman Weekend.


Transform Your Relationship to MONEY in The Money Work$hop

We will guide you to see deeply into what motivates you about money while finding behaviors to reinforce and others to shift or abandon.