writer. mama. partner. digital nomad. unschooling activist.

As an unschooling speaker, my goal is to offer resources and community where people feel free and supported as we form and embrace our own identities. I amplify and connect the voices of people and communities pushing back against normalized institutional racism, and participate in creating and broadening the spaces where we can thrive as ourselves—whether mainstream society understands us or not. Previous keynotes include Homeschool Association of California (HSC) 2018 Conference,AERO (Alternative Education Resource Organization) 2017 Conference, The Black Women’s Life Balance & Wellness Conference at Spelman College, and Jamaica’s first Young Motherhood Wellness conference at the historic Devon House in Kingston. I’ve facilitated interactive workshops and discussions at writing intensives, wellness retreats, webinars, and self-directed learning communities throughout the U.S. (Georgia, North Carolina, Arizona, California) and in Johannesburg, Durban, and Soweto, South Africa. I’ve appeared on NBC TV, NPR, CBC Radio, and in several print publications, including EssenceReal Simple, Hold the Line, and Rosemary Magazines. I also write things for, and share things with, interesting people and publications, including Mater Mea, My Brown Baby, Mutha Magazine, and The Alliance for Self-Directed Education’s celebrated online magazine, Tipping Points.

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