Where do the minerals in your cell phone come from? “Over there,” right? Where does that phone really end up, after you toss it in the trash or recycling? “Away?”

Too many of us live in the myth that there is somewhere called “over there” or when we no longer…

Report from the Business Council for Sustainable Energy, 2020 (based on 2019 data).

Most people assume California or Hawaii have the cleanest electric grids. It turns out that Idaho is #1 for Clean Energy, based on 2019 data published in a report by the Business Council for Sustainable Energy.

Yep, you read that right — Idaho has the cleanest electric grid in the…

Introduction

Do you know how money is created?It’s okay. Most people don’t. Very few understand how money creation really works. We may have learned in school that the US Treasury prints money and that’s it. The amount of money printed is only a small fraction of the money in circulation. …

As a healer or teacher, you are being given the great honor of trust. Your client/students entrust you with their energy, their bodies, their minds and well-being. Whether you like it or not, as a healer or teacher you are in a position of power.

Because you have power, you…

I can’t pinpoint when exactly it happened, but it was sometime in 2007 when I stopped being a victim of sexual harassment in my professional life. Yes, I still get an occasional cat call on the street or an obnoxious ass grab in a nightclub — that type of harassment…

My Big Shameful Secret

I have been ashamed to admit something huge. Something I’ve been hiding. Something I don’t want anyone to know. I do a good job hiding it, masking it, pretending that it’s not there — even from myself. Most people would be shocked if they knew. “Really…

Escaping Rape in 2015

Last night, on New Year’s Eve, an intoxicated young man tried to assault me. When he said, “I am going to hurt you” and reached to grab me, I neither felt afraid or angry. My animal instincts and years of self-defense training took over. My senses became heightened. I could…

Amber D. Bieg

Entrepreneur, writer, artist, thinker — topics: Sustainability, money, gender & power

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