Monthly Archives: November 2014

John Powell and Terry Tempest Williams: Let us re-imagine the world in the 21st century.

From this year’s Bioneers conference, two perspectives on the intensely difficult passage we face, and must embrace, if we are to create even the possibility of furthering Life on Earth: one masculine, the other feminine. Both call us into our … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

What Is Intuitive Healing? Laura Bruno: “The body never betrays the soul.”

Though Laura points this post to those who wish to become Intuitive Healers of others, and though she describes it as “not a comprehensive” guide, but rather a “list of general guidelines, tips and stumbling blocks” that one who desires … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Michael Moore, on the real story of Black Friday

This is deeply meaningful for me. I thank Michael Moore for the snap into deeper wakefulness.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Patti Smith at the Vatican, 2013: O Holy Night

I would like to ask that we embrace every single night of our lives as holy, divine; that we honor each silent, mysterious night as one during which we might save ourselves by falling on our knees in remorse and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

PHOTO ESSAY: Small Business Saturday, Bloomington Indiana

Black Friday sported the usual long lines and people fighting over unneeded, but deeply discounted, consumer goods made in China. Black Friday also sported demonstrations and protests, both for WalMart workers, and for justice in Ferguson. Interesting, these two strains … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Harvey Wasserman: “But can we muster the political power to cure our corporate cancer?”

That is, indeed, the question. And for those of us who came of age when John F. Kennedy was murdered, we must heal our generational PTSD in order to do so. Can We Ever Recover from the Murder of John … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

TURN IT OFF! The water, that is, to the NSA data center, in Utah.

I love this campaign. It illustrates a permaculture principle: observe a system long enough and closely enough to begin to understand where the points are where the smallest interventions can have the largest effect. Presto! Thanks to SueM.    

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

PHOTO ESSAY: with Puppy Shadow in shadowlands (Griffy Lake in Winter)

Rather than join the programmed hive mind in frenzied Black Friday “shopping” for mostly unneeded “consumer goods” that amplify the onrushing rapacious bleeding dry of dear Earth’s finite resources, I decided to go to the forest, where I could commune … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment