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08Jul16

Been reflecting a bit on the Forest of the Future, and particularly these words written in 2013, just before winter broke into spring. Reflecting on how far we’ve come in such a short time, and how far we still need to go. The WORLD needs to change. I say that with years of experience crackling […]


Awake in the pink light of dawn, having feelings about the video shoot we are attempting today – a music video for Mizz June’s song “Light the Way.” This morning I am struggling with the word “director” within a process that – from the start – has attempted to collapse traditional hierarchies within the filmmaking […]


another inadvertantly epic FB post, reproduced here: Ruminating again on the intersections between racial justice and environmental concerns… particularly after reading this amazing post. a) underlying root causes (white supremacist capitalist patriarchy causing devastation and destruction; disregard for violence against people and the earth) b) the movements with momentum that have gotten significant numbers of […]


“revolution” : a weekend’s worth of thoughts These thoughts started on Wednesday, freestyled with two thumbs and no premeditation directly to Facebook: I’ve been sitting here all morning listening to the rain, trying to write about last night’s revolution in the streets and mostly just thinking, gawking at the images and feelings burned into my […]


Kristen and I made a video tonight, in the bathroom at Sylvia’s Place while everyone else was cooking dinner like we do every week on Thursday nights.  (well, Kristen works there all the time — I come in every Thursday with a bunch of the sweetest volunteers you’ll ever meet and we turn out these massive […]


I made a new zine last week : What Transfeminism Means To Me. I feel like there is a LOT missing from it still/I want to keep editing forever, but — it’s a start. In 2001 Emi Koyama wrote the Transfeminism Manifesto which talked about: “a movement by and for trans women who view their liberation […]