Green Man Ramblings
Musings about personal and planetary healing from an herbalist, poet, and witch.
Thursday, January 17, 2019
The Wild Geese Fly Home: Gratitude for Mary Oliver
In one of the deepest moments of grief and shame and fear I have ever known, in the last words she would share with me before we went our...
Friday, April 13, 2018
Unnatural Categories: In Defense of Barnhill and Martucci
I read the controversial article that Dr. Anne Barnhill and Dr. Jessica Martucci wrote in Pediatrics Perspectives, problematizing the use...
Monday, May 22, 2017
Materia Medica: Bear Medicine -- an excerpt
This is an excerpt from the notes accompanying my recent lecture on bear medicines from my online Materia Magica course which started in...
Monday, May 1, 2017
I can't remember how many years ago I wrote this for the Earth First! Journal, but it comes back to me as a reminder of "the reas...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Why I keep writing about Autism
On days like today, I am tempted to never write about Autism again. Most Autistic people spend a lot of our lives having people try to fig...
Sunday, February 5, 2017
Damiana and the Cauldron of Warming
"In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer." -- Albert Camus Damiana (Turnera diffusa) is a...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
This post is not about vaccines
Every time people begin debating vaccines, I know that I need to prepare for an onslaught of messages about how my existence, and the existe...
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