Monthly Archives: December 2009

“…sniff out joy…”

“You have to sniff out joy, keep your nose to the joy trail.” – Buffy Sainte-Marie, musician

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Maybe the Best Lay in Town is a Poem – Ladinsky

Maybe the Best Lay in Town is a Poem I love the title of this piece. I love poetry. I love mystical poetry. ‘Nuf said. ;~)

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The Universe as We Know it… In this “Wild and Precious Life”!

The Universe as We Know it… Now. This video on YouTube is incredibly humbling and inspiring at the same time. Below is the write-up on it. To think that we are part of this vast, vast Universe… what an amazing … Continue reading

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Now is the Time – Hafiz

Now is the Time Now is the time to know That all that you do is sacred. Now, why not consider A lasting truce with yourself and God. Now is the time to understand That all your ideas of right … Continue reading

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Eulogy for COP15 – On the Climate Change Talks in Copenhagen

[This comes from my friend, Tad. Thanks, Tad!   As non-uplifting as it is, it is very worthwhile to share…] From Planet Drum Foundation: Climate Report #5 from Copenhagen David Simpson is a long-time Northern California bioregional pioneer and community leader … Continue reading

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The Pale Blue Dot – Carl Sagan

This is powerful, eloquent and deeply humbling… watch on. We are living on only a speck of dust in the grander universe. It is all that we have. The Pale Blue Dot

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Honoring the Nature Energies – A Fall Closing Ceremony at the Sacred Garden

Honoring the Nature Energies – A Fall Closing Ceremony at the Sacred Garden Somehow, it seems only right to share this on December 21, the Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year. Our region (Baltimore and the Mid-Atlantic) received … Continue reading

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Tree Magic – The Annual Cycle

Tree Magic – The Annual Cycle It is only right to honor solstice in a sacred way. And this clip invites us to do so. It’s stunning and complemented by Enya’s music. Trees are the Standing People in most indigenous … Continue reading

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The Greatest Christmas Decoration Ever – Joke!

Fantastic.  Greg sends along this DIY FYI: “Good news is that I truly out did myself this year with my Christmas  decorations. The bad news is that I had to take him down after 2 days. I had more people … Continue reading

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Are Americans a Broken People? – BlackListed News

Are Americans a Broken People? – BlackListed News A friend just sent this link to me and it is rather unsettling to read it and find so much of it true. What kind of motivation will kick us in the … Continue reading

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