Raising the Impact of Our Voices for Change
The EmpowR Voice Blog features the voices of women standing in their power by speaking their truths. Perspectives challenge the status quo, advocate for changes to dominant culture, and embrace the vulnerability of sharing lived experiences to encourage healing, compassion, inclusion, equity, justice, and liberation.
Rae Carter, a Vermont herbalist, change maker, and healing navigator shares her path into herbalism at the Forest Magic Healing Sanctuary in Plainfield, Vermont.
I recognize the journey to become anti-racist is a lifelong one because myself, along with every single white person in this country, is inflicted with the racism virus. It is in our DNA from the hundreds of years of oppressor trauma that lives in our bodies.
Welcome to the Forest Magic Healing Sanctuary in Plainfield, Vermont where we host events to experience compassion and healing, while deepening sacred connection to the Earth and our fellow humans.
Personal reflections from a white woman to other white people about unpacking privilege, uncovering the truth of white supremacy culture, and how we can support healing of the deadliest disease in America.
As I look out the window at the reddening buds on the trees thwarted this year by mid-May snow and chilled temperatures, I wonder if the trees argue about the reasons for the snow. Do they blame people? Do they try to prove to each other who is right?
Creating space where sheltering-in-place or illness recovery can be fully experienced is an empowering way to validate the physical and emotional challenges while helping all people affected find acceptance with the current reality.
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