Onward in October

“Another turn of the wheel,” a friend recently noted as we discussed loss and love and the brilliance of a red fall leaf. Life presents reasons to feel grief and gratitude over and over. And so we keep taking care and trusting the cycles.

Wisdom of Small Joys

As usual, adrienne maree brown has gifts for us, this time in the form of a conversation with Ross Gay, hosted by Allied Media, about the “Wisdom of Small Joys.” Drink up:

Support Underground Creative Arts

Different Wrld just launched their final crowdfunding campaign via iFundWomen. Click that link for an excellent overview of this bold and potent project.

“We are here to connect and support the underground arts and music scene, and to break down barriers of entry to the creative industry.”


It is their big push to get the doors open at Different Wrld before the end of the year. 

There are sweet black-on-black gifts for the reward tiers, and EVERY $5 FUNDED = 1 RAFFLE TICKET !! See raffle details to enter.

“Please share near and far, this final push to see our vision come to life.” – Different Wrld 

Click here to make a donation!


It’s the time of year when the Asheville Nuttery is buying nuts! Click here for details, and for a link to their online store. As the website explains:

“Asheville Nuttery is a cooperatively run nut processing facility in Asheville, NC. Our nuts are supplied by nut gatherers from around the southern Appalachians who bring in the harvest of black walnuts, hickories, acorns, hazelnuts, and more in exchange for products or cash.

We’re part of the Acornucopia Project ‘nutwork’, which envisions community nut processors sprouting up throughout our region that, like the grain mills of the past, can provide a means for local food sovereignty and resilience. Follow on Instagram @acornucopiaproject

Asheville Nuttery is also closely partnered with the Nutty Buddy Collective, which is working to improve our foodshed for generations with fruit and nut groves held under long-term lease agreements.”

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