An article about the importance of language in relation to healing practices “Every time we talk about bodies and healing, we are in relationship to histories and beliefs about what is normal and what is not. These histories and beliefs carry invisible assumptions as heavy as gravity.”
An essay that asks what is a politicised somatics and talks about what somatics is and is not.
This podcast is for all of us queerly bodied people. Sometimes it feels like there is a constricting demand on our bodies, that we must look or feel or experience pleasure in a certain way.
An article discussing protest if you are chronically ill or unable to be in the streets for other reasons.
Mia Mingus’ 2011 essay coining and describing the term access intimacy “Access intimacy is that elusive, hard to describe feeling when someone else “gets” your access needs.”
Ilya Parkers website with resources on: Black & POC Centric Resources, (Femme Creatives, Queer & Trans Led Health, Wellness & Fitness Initiatives, Trans/GNC Pioneers & Visionaries), Mental Health Support, Disability, Body, Environmental & Food Justice, Transfeminine Resources Transmasculine Resources, Body Affirming
Conversation with SINS INVALID about the disability justice framework, Patty Berne and Stacey Milbern discuss the need for a politicized understanding of ableism within a context of racism, classism, colonialism, and heteropatriarchy.
Discussion of sliding scale payment systems and how they do/don’t work
Article all about the thinking behind and practicalities of using a sliding scale payment system
Harriet’s Apothecary is an intergenerational, healing village led by the brilliance and wisdom of Black Cis Women, Queer and Trans healers, artists, health professionals, magicians, activists and ancestors. The aim of the collective is to co-create accessible, affordable, liberatory, all-body loving, all-gender honoring, community healing spaces