How To Make Love
By laura brewer
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Unconventional recipes for love and liberation. In a world filled with hate, injustice, and despair, our sense of shared humanity depends on learning to MAKE more love. Not find it, not fall into it. But intentionally create and wield it. Centering the voices of historically and culturally marginalized people, How To Make Love™ will provoke and challenge you to create your own recipe for and practice of making more love — in your life, and in the world. And ask you to include justice as a critical ingredient. New episodes about 2 times a month, released Tuesdays and Thursdays.
||Explicit17: "Language matters desperately." (ft. Rita Dove)||Making love by creating, expressing, and crafting language with Rita Dove.||3/19/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit16: Courage & Fear||A frank discussion about how to cultivate courage and re-relate to fear.||2/26/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit15: “When you return fire and begin dehumanizing others, you compromise your own Self.” (ft. Simran Jeet Singh||Making love by confronting hate, with Simran Jeet Singh.||2/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit14: How To Practice||laura brewer takes on building a practice of love and justice.||1/31/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit13: "People are always trying to define who I am." (ft. Miki Poy)||A conversation with one of our fans about love, identity, and belonging.||1/15/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit12: “You need to call from inside the thing you want to liberate.” (ft. Sadada Jackson)||How to make love--and justice--in, through, and with our bodies.||12/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit11: "I thought I couldn't be powerful if I were a loving leader." (ft. Christine Margiotta)||The case for deeper culture, inclusivity, impact, and justice at work through love.||12/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit10: “The fight for justice, the fight for freedom, are always in accordance with the fight for love.” (ft. Prof. David Kim)||Professor David Kim helps us envision love in public and political discourse. Especially when it's heated.||11/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit09: "To put love to the test is to see love expressed as justice." (ft. Rev. angel Kyodo williams)||Rev. angel Kyodo williams helps us determine if the way we love is "just."||11/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit08: "All of the connections break when you are utterly broken." (ft. Yolonda Coles Jones)||Yolonda Coles Jones shares her raw, poignant journey into "breaking down" and breaking open.||10/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit07: "There is a relationship between silence and suffering, and by God I'm going to break silence." (ft. Dr. Robin DiAngelo)||Dr. Robin DiAngelo and laura brewer discuss interrupting white fragility and white supremacy as a way of making love.||10/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit06: “You just have to trust that there are enough people who will respond in a positive way that it’s worth it.” (ft. Megan Amram)||Megan Amram shares how to make love through comedy, laughter, satire, and in 140 characters or less.||10/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit05: “I have as much passion as I have insecurity.” (ft. Tre Johnson)||Tre Johnson shares about making love through writing and self-expression.||9/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit04: "We’re holding back the tide of darkness but that does not mean we’re creating light.” (ft. Norma Wong Roshi)||Norma Wong shares her insight about making love through activism and aloha.||9/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit03: “She went down in the airport, and she never woke up.” (ft. Rev. Kendall Cooke)||Rev. Kendall Cooke and laura brewer discuss how to make love in/through death.||8/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit02: "I had to undo the terrorism of conditional loving." (ft. Lama Rod Owens)||Lama Rod Owens talks about how to make radical self love.||8/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit01: "Together we’re going to figure out how to MAKE love." (ft. laura brewer)||Introduction to How To Make Love with laura brewer. Discover why this show exists.||8/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
it's mine. i like it.
for real, tho. i'm super proud of this podcast and dialogue, and the critical conversations it's helping facilitate. and i appreciate you for being a part of it. thank you.
Inspiring Series of Conversations
Wonderfully inspiring series of conversations in How To Make Love, opening a rich emotional vocabulary - strongly recommend this podcast
Love this podcast!
This is a remarkable podcast exploring how beautiful people create love and bring goodness into this world. I listen to episodes over and over again. So much in our world is dark and divisive - this podcast aims to be the opposite by providing creative concrete ‘love dares’ - actions for listeners to take out and live in the world. Inspiring. Invigorating. Challenging.