Asian and Pacific People’s – Thank You for All You Are

When the Atlanta Spa Killings were reported, the news came in the wake of increased hate crimes against the Asian Community not only in the US, but globally, too. I had a moment where I thought, ‘this can’t be real.’ Humanity can’t still be in this place. But people of colour have always been targeted,Continue reading “Asian and Pacific People’s – Thank You for All You Are”

Braiding Sweetgrass; The Book That Made Me Understand Gratitude

‘Made’ is perhaps a little hasty, I’m not quite finished Dr. Kimmerer’s song to the lost knowledge of the indigenous tribes of America.But, I’ve never read a book before that speaks so beautifully about the relationship between land and human. I’ve been trying, in my own strange way, to define why my Grandfather’s relationship toContinue reading “Braiding Sweetgrass; The Book That Made Me Understand Gratitude”