- Jan 5, 2022
Restraint & Sacrifice
I wonder also what we as a culture should consider, and how our individual actions contribute to these dark days we’re collectively living.
- Dec 27, 2021
Generosity & Altruism
I called the local food pantry coordinator to see if she had some spots for an aspiring group of decided do-gooders and tree-huggers ...
- Dec 10, 2021
We need a paradigm shift – in our culture, economic pursuits, policies and politics – towards one of sustainability.
- Jul 2, 2021
Just Because We're Free
While the individual reasons varied slightly, many certainly understandable, when we came here, we came here to take.
- Oct 23, 2020
Reweaving Relationship: Communication, Collaboration & Coexistence with Wolves
What I’m interested in is a collaborative, pro-active, solutions-based approach made in conversation with all stakeholders at the table.
- Sep 7, 2020
The Uprising of the Well Maiden
Well Maidens preside over the liminal edges of water, overflowing cups in hand, as they guard the secret outpourings of springs ...
- Jul 25, 2020
Connectivity & the Coronavirus
I have often said I wish the world would slow down so we could take a collective breath. It seems this is exactly what we’ve been given.
- Jan 8, 2020
The experience of deep, profound, intact wilderness is unrivaled, a thing unto itself, far away from the noise ...
- Dec 30, 2019
There are times I lure, closer and closer, baiting with the glinting subtlety of golden ambrosia hiding under the hood of bluebells. ...
- Dec 23, 2019
A Gift to the World
What if we envision a world going forward , where the boundaries of taking care of ourselves broaden to include all creatures, all people...
- Sep 26, 2019
The Backlash of Brevity
I once had a magazine editor tell me he wanted an article brief enough to read on the toilet. ...
- Sep 19, 2019
We devour. We devour landscapes and watersheds until they are scarred and poisoned. We devour plants and animals and ecosystems, culture ...
- Aug 2, 2019
I see them coming and begin preparing. I settle my energy down into my feet, grounding into the earth ...
- Jul 26, 2019
Singing the Creek Alive, Part 2
Contemplating our ecological role in environments around the planet inserts us back into the system, mends the ghastly rip modern society ..
- Jul 19, 2019
Singing the Creek Alive, Part I
I led a Nature Writing workshop last week – out in the dead center of the blooming Mule’s Ears, Columbine, Lupine and Indian Paintbrush. ...