Fern Tallos is a nonbinary/queer, practicing, clinical, energetic herbalist with ancestral connections to Sami, Irish, and Scottish folk, based in the Olympia area on Nisqually and Squaxin territory. Their work explores ethical orientation and ancestral connection to herbal medicine and healing. Fern specializes in queer, trans, trauma support and postpartum care in their clinical practice. It is their mission to support healing wherever possible in hopes of influencing a more balanced expression of the world as we know it. Fern's business A Wild Light Apothecary creates herbal medicines and postpartum remedies with an emphasis on energetics.