Wisdom and Wonder Women's Circle January 26th Theme - The Shadow According to Jung, we all have a shadow self - that aspect of ourself that we deny or hide. Often these are character traits from childhood that were met with punishment, ridicule or dismay by our parents and peers. How can we know what our own shadow is? What can our shadow teach us about ourselves? How can we integrate it and thus become more accepting of ourselves? How can we use the shadow in service of our growth?