On this episode your favorite black queer troublemakers, Nikeeta and Money are at it again!!! We talk about a black lesbian living legend, Jewel Thais Williams, Money’s got some great ways to help you pump the brakes and slo’ yo’ ass down and rest, the new moon’s got us feelin’ risky...kinda, and we both learn and discuss a new term, ambiamory!
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00:12:35 QueerWOC of the Week
Jewel Thais-Williams, founder of the 1st Black Gay club in LA (longest Black Lesbian owned establishment); also founder of Village Health Foundation (2001)
Wife, Rue - opened the 1st shelter for HIV+ women and their children (Rue’s House 1989)
00:25:42 Community Contributors
@soafricane for the thread on the mental moment from ep. 43
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00:34:41 Mental Moment with Money
Intro Track - “Healing” featuring Jonathan Lykes and Onrae Lateal is from Black Youth Project 100’s stellar album “Black Joy Experience” Support this album: https://www.amazon.com/Black-Joy-Experience-Explicit/dp/B07JJSTFK3/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1544152223&sr=8-1&keywords=black+joy+experience
How do you break? You probably can name several ways you push through, persevere, and grind, but do you know what replenishes your energy? How do you relax?
Naps are reparations!
Take small breaks when working (Pomodoro Method)
Sunlight can help you rest
Catch up with a loved one
Stay in your pajamas all day!
[add to this list with things that help you rest and restore]
00:50:08 Word - Ambiamorous
More links and resources on ambiamory
01:11:46 Topic - New Moon in Sagittarius and Risk Taking!
01:25:54 Curved Chronicles
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