Being white and “whiteness” are not the same things. I want to share with you what I learned about how “whiteness is a thing.”

It is designed to make you think it does not apply to you, even as it seduces you into using its deceptive tactics to advance its…

George Floyd. Amaud Arbery. Breonna Taylor. Bothem Jean. Atatiana Jefferson. Elijah Al-Amin. Philando Castile. Alton Sterling. Jordan Davis. Anton Black. Eric Garner. Michael Brown. Trayvon Martin. Tamir Rice. Sandra Bland. Freddie Gray.

These are only the names I can remember.

I can barely contain the rage at there being too…

Maine’s wild blue berries, part of the love letter from Mother Earth

Mother Earth, how would the world be different if we radically loved you?
Ask instead, my child, how the world would be different if you knew MY radical love for YOU?

Say that again?
Our relationship is alive and dynamic. But you have forgotten. For just one day, allow your hearts…

Heather Mizeur

teacher and author of radical love and heart wisdom | agitator for mindful social action | CEO + Founder, Soul Force Politics

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