Inpower Institute Insights

To Sit Beside Our Elders

My great-aunt Mildred Philomena Maria was born, July 23, 1931 in St. Louis, MO, and doesn’t know if she was…

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The Right Relationship

 One day our mothers will ask“Who do you love completely?”May we grow to respond“Ourselves. Ourselves. Our lovely selves”-@BeingUpile Relationships are…

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A Love That Is Enchanting (an excerpt from “Loving Beyond Enchantment”)

How do we love beyond enchantment? We don’t. When love is given permission to be free, love is enchanting, and…

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Is Work Your God?

As Americans have become known as the “workaholics of the world,” what does that mean for those of us whose…

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Black August

From the plantation field to the White House, black women took an active role in the Civil War.  These women…

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Reclaiming Intentional Living

Mainstream ideas of “intentional living” fall short. It is not enough to be a “vegan,” with no understanding of food…

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