Monthly Archives: December 2009

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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Volcano – Philippines Threatens to Erupt

The Mid-Atlantic Seaboard braces for a blizzard in two days and I just discovered this headline of a volcano that is spitting and sputtering and threatening to blow in the Philippines. Those poor people have been hammered by natural disasters … Continue reading

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the sea – i drink it up

i drink it up i go to the sea to drink it up til I bubble over soul sweet taste of ecstasy. 12/6/09 Gillespie Beach, New Zealand Mare The muse came over me as I was leaving (via the dirt … Continue reading

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About that Christmas Tree Option…

Fake vs Real: Which Christmas Trees are Greenest? I just read this piece on the Care2 website. They have a quite good selection of environmentally related articles. It’s a bit sobering to think of the environmental costs of the plastic … Continue reading

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Sheep, Possums, Mtns and Kind People – Reflections on New Zealand

I have just returned from three weeks in New Zealand. I would have liked to have stayed three years. So beautiful and easy to travel in and the people are so kind and gracious. Thought I’d record some reflections about … Continue reading

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