One of our favorite things to do is to ask the folks we are inspired by what they are inspired by. We’ve shared some of their responses below.

Eli Lawliet | Gender doula & tarot reader

I am deeply inspired by the trans community and by the folks who have worked so hard to change so much in such a short time. I think of the people who had the courage to dress and live differently before the word “transgender” existed, and how they did what made sense for them regardless of their circumstances. I think of people like Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera and Miss Major who were at Stonewall and fought for trans liberation, even when folks who were supposed to be in community with them hated them and fought against them. Read more>>

SPIROS KROKIDIS | Dj & Music Producer

My main source of inspiration as a music producer comes from people’s energy. The energy that emanates from the crowd when I play music gives me the boost I need to keep going and to dream of new and different melodies for my tracks. Read more>>

Ann Masterson | Veteran Film Industry Makeup Artist & Health/Life Coach

I am inspired by Spirit. Spirit serves as my North Star for everything I do and who I AM; a Spirit being having a human experience. Spirit guides me in expressing how I can best stay aligned with my soul’s purpose; being of service . Read more>>

Priya Bhasin | Occupational Therapist & Director/Owner

I am inspired by balance. The balance between work and play. The balance between holistic and western medicine. The balance between doing and being.
The balance between working preventatively and working reactively.
The balance between symptom management and treating the root cause.
The balance between researched based and clinical evidence. Read more>>