12 episodes

As this world comes to a close and into something new, Taylor Amari Little narrates the lessons and experiences of survival she encounters while existing as a Black queer Muslim, Hoodoo woman, and diviner who works with her spirit team everyday.

Tay In The Water Podcast Taylor Amari Little

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 5.0, 9 Ratings

As this world comes to a close and into something new, Taylor Amari Little narrates the lessons and experiences of survival she encounters while existing as a Black queer Muslim, Hoodoo woman, and diviner who works with her spirit team everyday.

    Ep. 11 - Relationships as Black-led Military Alliances, beyond COVID-19

    Ep. 11 - Relationships as Black-led Military Alliances, beyond COVID-19

    This episode consists of Tay seeking to ground us in our truth: of these current moments also being moments of war, speaking on the call for relationships to be re-organized as Black-led military alliances in the physical realm + spiritual realm, and Black men fantasizing over white conceptions of power and its spiritual implications.
    Video: https://bit.ly/37hzrOY ||
    Cr: Bitch, Move x Milfie

    • 27 min
    Ep. 10 - N****s Need to Eat. (Interview with @maux_dumars)

    Ep. 10 - N****s Need to Eat. (Interview with @maux_dumars)

    In Tay's interview with Black queer grassroots liberationist @maux_dumars, they open up with celebrating the beauty that is the Blackness of Detroit. The conversation continues with discussing relationships to old people + ageism and the strength that comes from interacting with older Black folk, food accessibility as it relates to money and (dis)ability status, connections between being low-income and eating disorders in Black children, the literal spirits of food and power it has on building intercultural solidarity, and offering descriptions of ways they personally nourish their spirit and feed their gender.

    • 1 hr 44 min
    Ep. 9 - Black Entitlement + Human Supremacy

    Ep. 9 - Black Entitlement + Human Supremacy

    The world lied when it began to tell Black children that the world owed them nothing. What does it look like to embrace the philosophy of Black Entitlement? In this episode, Tay also recalls an Anishinaabeg story narrated by Mary Siisip Geniusz, discussing the primacy of plants in the order of life on Earth. Human supremacy among nature is identified, and conversations are also introduced around human supremacy’s impact specifically on supernatural beings that humans share the planet with.

    • 47 min
    Ep. 8 - The Beginning of 2020 and End of the World (Interview with Jalen White)

    Ep. 8 - The Beginning of 2020 and End of the World (Interview with Jalen White)

    In intense conversation with Black queer astrologer and mystic, Jalen White (@JalenAstrology), comes discussion around the spirits and genders of planets, time-travel, gender and sexuality not merely being “scams” but having spiritual functions as it relates to humans, jinn, and other creatures, and later on astrological forecasts for 2020 for the “United States” trickling down to our individual lives for those living on said land. So gon and pull out your notepad, because you finna take HELLA notes.

    • 1 hr 48 min
    Ep. 7 - Martial Arts as Defending the Black Spirit (Interview with The Dapper Hijabi)

    Ep. 7 - Martial Arts as Defending the Black Spirit (Interview with The Dapper Hijabi)

    Presenting the interview with The Dapper Hijabi, the phenomenal self-defense instructor, martial arts researcher and practitioner. Listen as Tay and The Dapper Hijabi discuss Black empowerment and self-defense, Islam as both an embodied and martial arts practice, applying disability justice framework to martial arts, and the spiritual art to martial artistry.

    **Featured song (does not belong to me): Assalamu 3laikum by Shadia Mansour.

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Practice Action: Chanting with Tay

    Practice Action: Chanting with Tay

    This is the very first Practice Action, where you get to try firsthand the content discussed in the previous episode! This is a Practice Action component to Episode 6. We revisit daimoku and gongyo, more balanced reflections of SGI, and you get walked through on how to chant daimoku with Tay for 10 minutes.

    • 23 min

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Honestly I cant say enough beautiful things about Tay and the guest and her wisdom. Truly thankful for the space they have created and share. If you ain’t listening yet I just don’t get it

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