Happy Juneteeth. In Suriname, we call this holiday Keti Koti. Cutting of the chains.

It has been celebrated since the abolition of slavery on July 1, 1863, but has been a national holiday since 1960 (even celebrated in Holland since 2002).

I think it's important to ima...

Please join me in paying devotional tribute and express our appreciation for our Earth Mother on this day, the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day.

I also feel honored to have been able to translate her deep plea for clarity and help, and offer modern-day frameworks to help u...

The grand and mysterious culmination and pivotal tipping point that we've been anticipating for so long, occurred today (Friday April 17, 2020).  

This morning, I saw a huge string of falling dominoes reverse direction thanks to one epic, virtual, global sacre...

            Image by Susan Prescott 

Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation,

and that is an act of political warfare.

- Audre Lorde

As highly sensitive canaries, we're heart-wired to fight and speak up against abus...

It's slowly dawning on us that we're transitioning into a post-pandemic era that is here to stay.

It's important for us to make space for all of our emotions and grieve our many losses while the dust and ashes of our pre-pandemic reality are settling.

Continuing to...

We’ve learned to romanticize the rainforest thanks to the movies, media, tourist brochures, and of late, ayahuasca trips. It’s gorgeous, it’s mystical, it’s inducive to powerful transformations and it’s teeming with wildlife, wonder and magic. 

Of course, there is truth...

January 25, 2020

 Portrait of the Inner Journey by Susan Seddon Boulet

Many highly sensitive people (HSPs) realize as early as in kindergarten (me!) that something is not quite right. I shed more tears than my siblings, friends, and cousins combined, and was flat-out told that these tea...

September 18, 2019

Bayo Akomolafe, “retired and recovering” (lol) Nigerian clinical psychologist, got my attention with his bold call to action, “Times are urgent, so let’s slow down.

He explained that this paradoxical worldview and era (which he coined “post-activism”) refers to the prac...

Imagine a fire alarm going off in your apartment or work place. It's a drill and such a nuisance because you're trying to do your work and have a headache that is getting worse. You're super frustrated about this whole situation and just want the screeching to stop!...

A few days ago, a fb friend asked me, “What does that even mean, to be self-actualized?” after seeing my latest post claiming that self-actualization is not just reserved for some. It’s the birthright of all.

Not sure where she was coming from, I had a bit of a heady re...

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