Monthly Archives: January 2012

Monsanto & California’s Initiative to Label GMO’s

‎ ‎   I have had a professional gardening business for the past 15 years. Within my business, I made a commitment to use only organic products to the best of my abilities. I closed this business down this past … Continue reading

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Stark Winter Trees – poem by Mare

Stark Winter Trees     stark winter trees stillness dusted with new snow tall and gentle sentinels   my steps wend over stones that emanate ancient stories partly buried in the earth   as my being soaks up the winter … Continue reading

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Gratitude – film by Louie Schwartzberg

This is such a powerful film from TEDx. It is one of Louie Schwartzberg’s brilliant works and the focus is gratitude. Narrated by Brother David Steindl-Rast. It has filled me with joy this morning. http://tedxtalks.ted.com/video/TEDxSF-Louie-Schwartzberg-Grati

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That is our Great Work – Nina Beth Cardin

Nina Beth Cardin is a local rabbi who’s been taking a lead in Environmental Stewardship efforts in local faith communities. She sent this out after participating in a rousing environmental summit to convey to the Maryland State Government our concerns … Continue reading

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The Blanket Around Her – poem by Joy Harjo

The Blanket Around Her Joy Harjo (Native American – Creek)   maybe it is her birth which she holds close to herself or her death which is just as inseparable and the white wind that encircles her is a part … Continue reading

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That Would Really Be Something – Poem by Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer

That Would Really Be Something     I would like to make nothing a verb. I nothing. You nothing.   We nothing. That second person plural is my favorite conjugation.   Imagine. Both of us not hinging together. Where? I … Continue reading

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Ripcords of Hope – poem by Mare

Ripcords of Hope     a string dangles between her legs that have walked many miles beyond the moon, ceased river of red.   a cord from that very womb space that never birthed a child this time only gifts … Continue reading

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