Monthly Archives: November 2017

Art opens windows to the space between ourselves | Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas

Website  Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas Red:  A Haida Manga by Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas

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Make America Great Again – Pussy Riot

Let other people in
Listen to your women
Stop killing black children
Make America Great Again Continue reading

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five minutes…. Bonzo goes to Washington


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Being Boiled – Human League

Can you hear the voice of Buddha? Being Boiled – The Human League Listen to the voice of Buddha Saying stop your sericulture Little people like your offspring Boiled alive for some Gods stocking Buddha’s watching, Buddha’s waiting Just because the … Continue reading

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Wish you were here – Wyclef & Macy Gray

So, so you think you can tell Heaven from hell Blue skies from pain     So, so you think you can tell Heaven from hell Blue skies from pain Can you tell a green field From a cold steel … Continue reading

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The Politics of Memory

Beware “The Master Narrative”. The Politics of Memory and mental health services. Continue reading

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What we hold inside…

“Trauma is not what happens to us but what we hold inside in absence of empathetic witnesses”. Peter Levine Continue reading

Posted in Abuse, Crazy World, Healing, Ideas, Trauma

Resistance is NOT futile: arguing about what’s “real” is…

Resistance is NOT futile it’s necessary. Resistance is not futile arguing about what’s “real” is…

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Family Education Night – Whitby – Thu 30th Nov

Part of ongoing capacity-building and awareness raising work in Durham Region in partnership with Durham Mental Health Services, CMHA Durham and Ontario Shores. Join Kevin Healey and Dave Umbongo part presentation , part  dialogue and part Q&A in – Whitby, Thursday  … Continue reading

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What leadership looks like…

Colin Kaepernick is named GQ Citizen of the year. Thank you for reminding us what leadership looks like.  

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