Herbalist, at-home (mostly) vegan chef, community organizer.
Making medicine and offering it to people.
Ranting. Written or spoken.
Holding space for other people to express what's going on for them.
Flipping myself upside down.
Connecting people and turning ideas into realities.
Cooking food from our garden and feeding people.
Awkwardly talking about every detail of my day and all the complex nuances of my feelings. (Apparently this is endearing - though it often feels painfully awkward for me.)
Psyching myself up into agreeing to do way too many things (working on this).
Trying to get out of my head.
My blue hair. Teenagers and kids often tell me they like my hair - and my tattoos.
Persistance: All ways butch and femme, Yes means Yes, 1984, Expect Resistance, Love Poems for God, Ethical Slut, Margaret Atwood, Black Girl Dangerous anthology, Playing the Whore and lots more...
Game of Thrones, Girls, Skins, Flight of the Conchords, Jon Stewart, Last Week Tonight and lots more...
Hmm so much to choose from.. right now I'm listening a lot to Holy Other, Austra, Emancipator, Bonobo, AltJ, The Neighbourhood, Daughter, Seven Lions, The Lumineers, Kim Possible, Test their Logik, Tycho, The National and Disclosure, J Phlip, The Knife, Lorde, That African, The Librarian, Sweet Anomaly, The Tailor, Erica Dee - does anyone actually read these lists?
Friends and lovers (often not that different).
Glitter (in various different mediums, all over me).
Being near water.
Consent, communicating my needs, commitment, integrity in relationships, feminism (and what it means to me), queerness, being femme and being seen, solidarity, decolonization, herbalism, energy healing, tarot cards and how cute my dog is.
Plants. Love plants. Especially the medicine (and food) you can make, with plants.
You love to cook.
You could talk for hours about politics, spirituality or music.
You love to dance.
Especially if you love all these things.