Posts by Sandra Kim

How I went from anger, to compassion, to grief, to…freedom!

In the last blog post, I shared how I spent the first couple weeks of my spiritual retreat angry at how at a Buddhist monastery. I was angry because there were all these ways I felt other people, particularly my partner, were trying to make me feel something I wasn’t – and were angry that…

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Why I spent the first weeks of my spiritual retreat ANGRY

As promised, I’m back from my month-long spiritual retreat at a Buddhist monastery! In case you don’t remember why I went, I went because I realized that while I knew what I was being called to do in the world  (aka support you in your healing and liberation journey)… I just didn’t have the energy to…

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Here’s how I’m embracing my deep desire…for nothingness

I’ve been thinking this whole last week about what I’m going to share with you… Especially after hosting a Feedback Circle last week on my thoughts about how we may be able to co-create a community together to hold this healing and liberation work. I had this really exciting proposal including: Podcast to start showing what…

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An invitation to co-create a community space for us

As you’ve been reading about in my emails, it’s been a pretty wild rollercoaster over here with me listening to my heart and spirit around this healing justice work I do – in a oppressive and exploitative society that doesn’t value it. Thankfully, due to my healing practice, I’ve been able to gently hold space…

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I’m not sure what to do next – and that’s scary

It’s been amazing to read all the responses from people who resonate with my desire to live a fundamentally different life… Where I get to be human and not a work zombie trapped in an oppressive system. If you haven’t read those blog posts yet but want to, here’s the first and second post. Because you see, 2017…

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Why I’m getting off the capitalist treadmill

Let me get to the point. The financial insecurity that we have under capitalism is going to slowly kill me and what’s possible for me and my work of healing and liberation. This financial demand of capitalism – that I constantly have to think about making enough money so I can have a safe place…

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It’s been silent here and I want to explain why – and apologize

Some time over the last year or so, you joined the Compassionate Activism email list. Perhaps you watched our webinar on Healing from Marginalization or Healing from Toxic Whiteness. Maybe you filled out our Contact Us form. I’m guessing you were excited to learn some new tools to help you heal and address everyday oppression…

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