Like a Tree Without Roots

Within the American Indian culture, everything is believed to carry a spirit; the trees, plants, animals, water, fire, crystals, minerals, rocks, everything that sustains and is made from mother earth. The energy that they carry could be positive or negative and is usually a balance of both. When a tree grows untended in a negative [...]

Acknowledging my Mental Illness

Hi beautiful babes, My name is Kayla Mae Cochrane my spirit name is Nagweyab Memengwa Ikwe, Rainbow Butterfly Woman in Ojibwe. My roots are in Peguis First Nation, Manitoba, I was born and raised in Winnipeg. I am Aboriginal, Dutch, Indonesian and Spanish. I am currently in my second year of studies in the disability [...]

Director of Energy

Intense electric energy  Moving its way up my spine  To awaken the pain inside me Filled by residue you left behind  Guided by eclectic sources of knowing  I hear the whispers deep inside That is why I continue growing  You told me what I couldn't tell myself  Sometimes the best person for  Us, is ourselves  [...]

Out of the Box

Judgment happens it's natural, But! when we place people into boxes or categories this is just a projection of our own opinions and thoughts. We have emotions and we feel deeply about things and that is OK. The moment we lose control over our own emotions we lose control of over most situations. We aren't [...]

How to Slay a Monster

The way to live life to its fullest form is to not let ourselves believe that people are evil monsters. Everyone we meet gives us lessons. If they hurt you it's because they are hurting themselves. So to drag yourself down to their level only draws negativity into your own life. We all have a [...]

Strength Comes From Within

  "The first peace, which is the most important,  is that which comes within the souls of people  when they realize their relationship, their oneness, with the universe and all its powers,  and when they realize that at the center of the universe  dwells the Great Spirit,  and that this center is really everywhere,  it [...]