Mar 252013
 
Luminarias: Giving Voice to Folk Herbalism

Reflections by Kiva Rose Inspired by the Book “21st Century Herbalists” www.PlantHealerMagazine.com I took the opportunity to reread all the amazing conversations in our new book, “21st Century Herbalists,” and it makes me feel stronger than ever about what these practitioners’ teaching, lives and stories offer to us all. Luminarias are paper lanterns common to [...]

Mar 182013
 
Juliet Blankespoor - Herbalist Interview

The following is a 2,600 words-long excerpt of a great Plant Healer interview Wolf conducted with herbalist/gardener/teacher Juliet Blankespoor. You can look forward to a 5,800 word version in the next (Summer) issue of Plant Healer Magazine. The entire, full length 8,000 word conversation can only be found in our new book of interviews, “21st [...]

Mar 052013
 
21st Century Herbalists - New Book of Interviews Releases

Now Available To PreOrder, Retail or Wholesale Jesse Wolf Hardin in intimate conversation with 21 of the most intriguing herbalists and foragers of our times: 21st CENTURY HERBALISTS: Rock Stars, Radicals and Root Doctors 386 pages, 8.5×11” with over 500 b&w photos and illustrations Limited Edition – Special Fern Colored Linen Hardcover Version – $39 [...]

Feb 192013
 
Plant Healer Spring Issue Sneak Peek

Plant Healer Spring Issue SNEAK PEEK   –Releases March 4th– www.PlantHealerMagazine.com The Spring issue of Plant Healer Magazine releases on Monday the 4th of March, another diverse collection of herbal information and inspiration, wildcrafting fervor and plant obsession that we’re thoroughly excited about!  We have to be excited, in order to spend so many hundreds [...]

Feb 042013
 
Divergent Streams: Herbalism & The Mainstream

DIVERGENT STEAMS OF HERBALISM Alternative Healing & The Mainstream by Jesse Wolf Hardin Excerpted from Wolf’s upcoming book “Plant Healers and Wisdom Keepers”, and will also appear an  in the Summer 2013 Issue of “the Magazine Different”: www.PlantHealerMagazine.com Intro:  One of the most difficult things facing anyone, is the tension between the pressure to fit [...]

Jan 302013
 
Announcing:  Free Sample Issue of Plant Healer Magazine

Announcing: A Free Sample Issue of Plant Healer Magazine PDF Download Gift 140 Pages, 20 Complete Articles, Over 250 Illustrations “Plant Healer is amazing… the most beautiful magazine I’ve ever seen, bar none!” -Phyllis Light —————– We’re giving away a free 140 pages long Plant Healer Magazine Sample – the size of a small book!  [...]

Nov 212012
 
Creek Indian Medicine, PHM Excerpt by Phyllis Light

Creek Indian Medicine by Phyllis D. Light Intro: Phyllis is one of the more naturally insightful herbalists we know, as well as one of the few in our community blessed to have grown up in a place-based healing tradition.  Southern Appalachian Herbalism is informed not only by African, Celtic and other European strands, but by [...]

Nov 192012
 
Plant Healer Sneak Peek... & Community Alert

Plant Healer Sneak Peek… & Community Alert Releasing Dec. 3rd is the Winter issue of Plant Healer, Issue #9, continuing our mission to not only inform and inspire, but also assist the revitalization of our folk herbal community. New Content We’ve added 2 new departments this quarter.  The first is called “The Herbalist Mother: An [...]

Nov 042012
 
Plant Totems: Identifying Our Most Personal Herbal Ally by Jesse Wolf Hardin

The following is excerpted from a much longer piece featured in the current issue of Plant Healer Magazine, and that will be included in Wolf’s next book, “Finding Our Medicine”.  As far as I know it is the most extensive and inspirational work ever done on the seldom explored subject of personal, practical plant totems.  [...]

Sep 242012
 
Plant Healer Annual Volume 2 - 1,000 pages!

We’re fresh back from putting on our 3rd annual event for herbalists, now called The Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous: Medicine Of the People, By the People, For the People.  What a shindig!  There were more participants, and there was more diversity, energy and excitement than ever before!  One of our first tasks after getting home, was [...]