No More Silence

I speak because I am an optimist, and I believe that if I speak, I may be able to normalize ideology that could bring more justice to my corner of the world for marginalized people.

Episode 3 | Kristin Norderval

Kristin Norderval

Composer and Performer Kristin Norderval talks about human rights, her experience as a lesbian and a sexual assault survivor, and how she wrote her opera.

How to be creative in the midst of chaos


The opening of our hearts to those we love, and the careful listening required for creativity, are more than just tasks – this is work that irrigates life.

Episode 1 | Athena Holmes

Athena Holmes

Athena Holmes talks about their two different personas, Ms. Holmes and BiG SiSSY, racism and misogyny in the music industry, and how they write songs while biking.