We’re a Non-Profit Organization / which mostly means we don’t need money to make money just for the sake of stacking bills. All of our funds go right back into building the community, providing workshops, and supporting the peeps doing the programming. Although we’re tiny and tremendous, we too have dreams of being big one […]Read more
Our muscles do this crazy thing, where if they feel safe they relax. They can ease deeper into poses and we can gain more flexibility. Just with our minds. Our brain is a muscle – the same concept applies. We need spaces to feel safe being creative collaboratively without scrutiny and without structure. We need this to make better art, deeper connections, and stronger communities.Read more
WE BELIEVE IN ACCESSIBILITY / From seed to sprout, there are always questions along the way and resources we wish we knew we had. Our team has spent many hours sorting, sifting, learning, crying, throwing plates in frustration, laughing maniacally, finding and learning with these tools. So whether it’s free, worth it, or even just […]Read more
Our community is made up of all kinds of people, but the one thing we all have in common is that we want to be the best version of ourselves. Whether this is as a parent, teacher, artist, business owner, or just inside your own body and your own heart. We’re always out-reaching and looking […]Read more
We need to acknowledge why the things we want to do, but don’t, are challenging.
That’s it. It’s that simple. We look at the things we want for our lives but not the roadblocks. We push ourselves up blindly against the things that hold us back and look so hopefully at what we want we don’t realize why we can’t truly have it.
**NEW INTERVIEW**What inspires you?
A combination of nature and the human condition. how you can emotionally connect with objective phenomena. How science underlies beauty. Depending on your vantage point, whether it be biology or photography, nature can appear so different to each person- yet its equally inspiring and phenomenal.
What are your weaknesses? How have they helped you?
Bacon Cheeseburgers. They’ve never been any help. A weakness though, that I wish to improve is sometimes being too self-involved in my own bubble. It has helped me think though my thoughts.Read more
The first herHABITAT that was open to the public was our Open Mic. It was a warm evening filled with talent, love, laughter, joy, and community. As people roamed in off the street or to come support their friends, the small intimate space was soon filled and glowing with anticipation as well as the candles that lit the room.Read more
I was always in such a rooted, permanent state of anxiety that eventually when the stress bottled up to be too much my fight or flight would kick in full force. I didn’t have bad days. I had explosive ones. I was scared to be happy and comfortable.Read more
Its a short read, so I’ve read this compilation what feels like a billion times. After a while it did not sound any different from the other times I read it, but it started to feel different. The poems started to fit comfortably in my life and I was able to really be open up about it without feeling shame, and thats when I knew, I was healing again. It was time to move on.Read more