Episode 3

Parker Palmer on telling the truth, community care, and being born baffled

Many thanks to our guest Parker Palmer! You can find Carrie Newcomer and Parker Palmer's retreat series and podcast "The Growing Edge" at https://www.newcomerpalmer.com/

The Labyrinth and the Thread focuses on mental health and creativity. If you need support, here are some resources to find mental health professionals:

Psychology Today Directory: National directory of therapists.


Therapy for Black Girls: Find trusted, culturally competent therapists.


Trans Lifeline: Peer support by and for trans people.


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Amelia Aldred is a writer based in Chicago, Illinois. Amelia’s work has been published in Metaphorosis Magazine, Flash Fiction Online, South Side Weekly, Chicago Literati, Neutrons/Protons, Offbeat Home and the anthology Undeniably Indiana (Indiana University Press). When she's not writing, Amelia spends her time throwing nerdy costume parties, collecting skeleton keys, and taking long walks with her imaginary dog.