"Water is the driving force of all nature." – Leonardo da Vinci
If ever there was an embodiment of the spirit of activism and the power of individual drive, it's Erin Brockovich. Our latest episode dives deep into the waters of advocacy, maternal instincts, and the essence of life itself with a woman who has dedicated her life to make the world listen.
Dyslexia & Breaking the ‘Box’
Erin's journey started with challenges that many might perceive as limiting. Battling dyslexia as a child, she was often confined to society's metaphorical boxes, those squeezes and labels that reduce one's essence to mere definitions. But Erin rebelled against this norm. She mastered the art of listening to her gut and diving deep into alternative data research – taking the road less traveled to make informed decisions.
The Intuition of Moms & The Power of Persistence
Speaking to the unsung heroes of our world, the mothers, Erin touches upon the incredible instinct they harbor. From health advocates to whistleblowers, moms have been at the forefront of change. When it comes to their children, persistence becomes their second nature. And as Erin aptly says, challenging a mother's intuition is often a grave mistake.
Nature’s Teachings & The Essence of Water
Erin's connection to nature and, particularly, water stems from her childhood in Kansas. It's in the lap of nature that she found solace from the challenges of dyslexia. Drawing parallels between our human composition and the environment, she underscores the importance of water – the elixir of life. When communities in Hinkley suffered, Erin traced the cause back to contaminated water, highlighting its role in life and death.
Question, Observe, Act
Erin shares her simple yet profound formula for confronting challenges: be curious, trust your instincts, observe anomalies, and take commonsensical actions. And when faced with unusual resistance? Dig deeper, raise that red flag, and seek the truth.
The Quiet Amidst the Chaos
In an era of information overload, Erin shares her approach to filtering noise. From multiple research angles, active dialogues, and introspection, she stresses the importance of active listening and humility in our interactions.
Water Contamination: A Crisis Ignored
Delving into the more alarming environmental issues of our time, Erin highlights the ubiquity and dangers of microplastics and PFAS(Per Polyfluoroalkyl substances) . These contaminants lurk everywhere, affecting our hormones, immune system, and well-being. Yet, as a society, we've been complacent, often reacting only when problems become overwhelming.
For those looking to make immediate changes, Erin suggests starting at home. Installing water filtration systems and regularly checking municipal water reports are steps in the right direction. And always, always be vigilant about the water you consume.
Water’s Mystical Connection
Ending on a mesmerizing note, Erin reveals groundbreaking research from New Zealand, which indicates that water, in its essence, is alive and responsive. It resonates with our energies, our emotions, and our intent. Check out some of the amazing photos of Vedas work.
In this gripping episode of the Crackin Backs Podcast, Erin Brockovich doesn't just share her wisdom; she shares a part of her soul. She urges us to respect our life source, seek solutions, and always strive for a better, cleaner world. Because in the end, as Erin believes, we're not just fighting for water; we're fighting for life.