Category Archives: ARTivism

Viajer@ del Tiempo / Time Traveler

–por Lyla June Johnston  (Mayo 17, 2018) [English below] Viajer@ del tiempo corriendo más rápido. La guerrera nace. Batalla para ser ganada. Trauma del pasado, daño del futuro. Soy un@ niñ@ de la tierra y estoy list@ para dar a luz. Plantando … Continue reading

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Mother: A Cradle to Hold Me and Loving Wisdom

por Maya Angelou  (May 10, 2018) Oprah: You see where you fit in life. Maya: Yes. And I know that whatever I have is a gift. I accept that, and I’m grateful to those who went before me so that I can do … Continue reading

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El Regreso al Templo Interior / The Return to the Inner Temple 

–por Zola Dubnikova (Mar 8th, 2018) [English below] Es nuestra responsabilidad bailar para encarnar la esencia de nuestra verdadera divinidad En nuestras almas, tod@s somos bailarin@s curander@s cantantes y creador@s tod@s tenemos algo poderoso que decir que dar cuando estamos en sintonía … Continue reading

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Revolutionary Love: A Feminist Intervention

–by Valarie Kaur  (March 01 2018) My first lesson in revolutionary love was that stories can help us see no stranger. […] And then my son was born. In a time when hate crimes against our communities are at the highest they have been since … Continue reading

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You Are One Of Us

–by Steve Karlin (Feb 15, 2018) Steve Karlin [SK]: When I’m talking, I’m trying to be in my place in the center. Now, I’m aware of all my [hand]shaking going on. But when I’m trying to communicate, I’m not aware of it at … Continue reading

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Words Make Worlds

–by Robin Wall Kimmerer  (Jan Feb 01 2018) Writing as an indigenous plant woman I might say, “My plant relatives have shared healing knowledge with me and given me a root medicine.” Instead of ignoring our mutual relationship, I celebrate it. Yet … Continue reading

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El Amor Libera / Love Liberates

por Maya Angelou  (Enero 24, 2018)  [English below] Estoy agradecida por haber sido amada y por ser amada ahora y por poder amar, porque esto libera. El amor libera. No sólo retiene (eso es ego). El amor libera. Cuando mi hijo nació, … Continue reading

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Open Hands to the Universe

–by Satish Kumar (Dec 7, 2017) “We can go on looking for peace in politics, in materialism, in secterianism. I tell you, we will only find frustration and exhaustion. There is a story about a musk deer, who has musk in his … Continue reading

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The Blessing of a Swelling Raindrop

–by Robin Wall Kimmerer  (Nov 24 2017) However alluring the thought of warmth, there is no substitute for standing in the rain to waken every sense—senses that are muted within four walls, where my attention would be on me, instead of all … Continue reading

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The Divine Mother

–by Sri Aurobindo (Nov 10th, 2017) …She is the Force, the inevitable Word, The magnet of our difficult ascent, The Sun from which we kindle all our suns, The Light that leans from the unrealised Vasts, The joy that beckons from the … Continue reading

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