upright feather in the opening of a small cave at the base of a layered sand mound

Animist

We’re all animists. Some of us have just forgotten. I know I had forgot. We’re taught by chipwac that communicating with “things” is childish, not for smart grown ups.

We’re beginning to remember that plants and animals have something to say to us, but animism takes us into enlivening a more subtle world of places, things and “its”.

There was a stone wall that enclosed the garden that I played in as a child. It was mostly…

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inabel uytiepo

inabel uytiepo

queer + pilipinx - chinese + deep collective care + somatic forgiveness + ancestral wayfinding + healingisgiving.com