I am immensely grateful to be part of a web of teachers, healers, artists, visionaries, activists, and organizers.

Humans who inspire me on the regular include...

 

Taya Shere

 

Adrienne Maree Brown

 

Tada Hozumi

 

Resmaa Menakem

 

Susanna Barkataki

 

Vanissar Tarakali

 

Melissa Spamer

 

Rain Crowe

 

Poplar Rose

 

Chani Nicholas

 

Nayyirah Waheed

 

Holly Wren Spaulding

 

Inspiring & Transformative Organizations

 

Rootead (Kalamazoo, MI)

 

Generative somatics (Petaluma, CA / National)

 

Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute (Denver, CO / National)

 

Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership (Kalamazoo, MI)

 

Emergent Strategy Ideation Institute  (Detroit, MI)

 

Crossroads Antiracism Organizing and Training (National)

 

ERACCE - Eliminating Racism and Creating/Celebrating Equity (SW and SE Michigan)

 

Center for Diversity and Innovation (Battle Creek, MI)

 

Allies for Change (Lansing, MI)

 

Society for History and Racial Equity (Kalamazoo, MI)

 

Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation (Kalamazoo, MI / National)

 

Crosshatch Center for Art and Ecology (Bellaire, MI / Northern MI)

 

Earthwork Music (Lake City, MI / Statewide)

 

AORTA (Philadelphia, PA)

 

Inspiring Healing Arts Resources

 

Acupuncture Center of Southwest Michigan (Kalamazoo, MI)

 

Infinite Wellness (Portage, MI)

 

Center for Psychotherapy and Wellness (Kalamazoo, MI)

 

Down Dog Yoga Center (Kalamazoo, MI)

 

From the Heart Yoga and Tai Chi (Grand Rapids, MI)

 

Sanctuary Yoga (Kalamazoo, MI)

 

GilChrist Retreat Center (Three Rivers, MI)


 

Inspiring & Revolutionary Podcasts

 

How to Survive the End of the World

 

Healing Justice Podcast

 

Bespoken Bones Podcast

 

Chai Chats Podcast

 

Reclaim Podcast

 

Revolutionary Wellness Podcast

 

The Lit Review Podcast

 

 

Visual Inspiration via Instagram