Reciprocity: Indigenous Wisdom

In honor of Native American Heritage Month, I wanted to share a book by Native poet and biologist, Robin Wall Kimmerer, titled Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants. Her collection of essays focus on Indigenous knowledge that is most needed to bring healing and restoration between us and the earth. … Continue reading Reciprocity: Indigenous Wisdom

The Complexity of the Magdalene: A Film Review of ‘Mary Magdalene’ by Elizabeth Schrader

When I told my mom that I was about to watch the new Mary Magdalene movie, the first question she asked was, “who’s playing Mary Magdalene?” I answered that Rooney Mara was playing the title role, and she gave her stamp of approval: “Well, they might as well get someone pretty!” Classic comment from Mom … Continue reading The Complexity of the Magdalene: A Film Review of ‘Mary Magdalene’ by Elizabeth Schrader