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About Charmie Gholson

Charmie Gholson is the Founder of Michigan Moms United, serves on the board for Moms United to End the War on Drugs, is a former Staff Writer for LEAP, Law Enforcement Against Prohibition and is Owner and Executive Editor of The Midwest Cultivator. Her writing has been featured in Skunk Magazine, High Times, The West Coast Leaf and The New York Times Magazine. She is the oldest of three daughters and mother of three sons.

Posts by Charmie Gholson:

poem: the jailer

poem: the jailer

the text from the jailer says need alcohol so we meet at the bar at the top of the hotel you know he says over his scotch glass they wanted me to drug test my employees so I told them I have absolute trust with my officers if I ask them to piss in a […]

No More War on People: I Am A Drug Policy Reformer

No More War on People: I Am A Drug Policy Reformer

I am a drug policy reform advocate. Despite being a medical marijuana patient, despite founding and editing one of the first medical marijuana trade journals in the Midwest–the now defunct Midwest Cultivator— and despite the fact that cannabis has played a dramatic role in healing my PTSD, I am not a “cannabis” or “weed” activist. […]