Youth Voices

A Conversation Between Rayn and JEMAGWGA

By conNECKted TOO / July 26, 2022

Art and Making as Tools for a Visionary See PDF file: Click here to read A Conversation RAYN with JEMAGWGA For the TINYisPOWERFUL collective to be viable, it needs to keep in close contact with its outside partners and supporters. This is the purpose of our NEWSLETTER and of the TINYisPOWERFUL website.  A lot of the […]

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843? Zine Program Development | 2022

By conNECKted TOO / July 5, 2022

“Art is everything” is about seeing all of life and beyond as an art. While “a zine can be anything,” engulfs the concept that any topic and set of materials can be used to share our perceptions of the world with others. Both of these statements carry with them the spirit of art and zines […]

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Pilgrimages of a Santa Fe Poet Laureate Visiting Schoolchildren during National Poetry Month

By conNECKted TOO / May 17, 2022

as published in the Santa Fe Reporter By Darryl Lorenzo Wellington April 27, 2022 April is National Poetry Month. Of course, to my mind, National Poetry Month, like Black History Month, is a bit of a redundancy, since every month is an occasion to revisit art and learning. But the calendar this April includes an exceptional […]

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Season 2 – Ep. 1 – TINY TALKS: Collective Identity

By conNECKted TOO / September 23, 2021

Season 2 – Ep. 1 – Collective Identity w/ Victoria and Rayn LISTEN BELOW Charleston Rhizome Collective · Season 2 – Ep. 1 – Collective Identity w/ Victoria and Rayn FULL EPISODE Episode 1 | A Reflection on Collective Identity w/ Victoria & Rayn Thought Question: “What does collective identity mean to you?” Welcome back […]

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843? – How Do Knowledge & Education Relate to Generational Wealth?

By conNECKted TOO / August 26, 2021
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Aysha Bowens – 843? zine – The Garden

By conNECKted TOO / August 26, 2021

“The Garden” By: Aysha Bowens while tending my garden, i see its potential where the soil dried up, even though there was no sun in the shadows of working through my past i envision others finding solace in my garden one day   i hope they find peace  as they walk by the lilac  that […]

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Aysha Bowens for 843? – zine – A Heartful History

By conNECKted TOO / August 26, 2021

“A Heartful History” By: Aysha Bowens It was acknowledged that I was creative, but instilled in me that I must take the more stable and safer route. That it was great that I could put things together on a computer screen to make them look good, but how would I make it in the real […]

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BELONGING & BECOMING

By conNECKted TOO / October 8, 2020

RAIN RAINEY (“843?” Zine Edition 1) I’d like to start off by saying I’m not one who takes criticism well. Externally I am able to take that feedback and appear neutral. But internally it takes me a bit more time to objectively look at feedback and apply it. So when the time came to look […]

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PODCAST – “I Like My Tea Sweet” – Episode 7 – Emotional Health with Aysha and Rain

By conNECKted TOO / October 8, 2020

How do you signal your emotional needs? Welcome back to the “Five Healths” Series of I Like My Tea Sweet! During this five episode installment we will be touching on five healths: Mental, Emotional, Physical, Social & Spiritual. Today we will be chatting about Emotional health. Some topics that come up are: – How emotional […]

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PODCAST – “I Like My Tea Sweet” – Episode 6 – Physical Health with Timesha Moody

By conNECKted TOO / September 25, 2020

What does your physical health practice look like? Welcome back to the “Five Healths” Series! During this five episode instalment we will be touching on five healths: Mental, Emotional, Physical, Social & Spiritual. In this episode we chat with Timesha Moody the personal trainer behind Body By Moody – a brand that specializes in one […]

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