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You're part of the ecology of all things

Have you ever considered, just for a moment, that you are a necessary and vital part of the world’s ecology?

That, perhaps, in you fulfilling your true path, the world fulfills more of itself? 157 more words


Re-Wilding Women


An organised group of persons associated together for religious,benevolent, cultural, scientific, political, patriotic, or other purposes.

My society, the society that I have grown up in and live with is one that has tried its best to tame me.   921 more words

Book Club

Having a Place

I came across this essay while pulling a manuscript together. It was written in the spring of 2009. I’ve left Flagstaff and come back twice since then. 1,273 more words


Must watch Videos: Move your Life: with Ido Portal, David Graeber, Bill Plotkin and James Hillman

Tonight includes interviews and lectures from a Mover, an Anthropologist/Anarchist, and two Psychologists.

I’m glueing these vids in before scrumptious husband returns with walked pooch. 296 more words

Wellness & Happiness

It's Only A Door

“The door itself
makes no promises.
It is only a door”
~Adrienne Rich

Crossing that thresold into your uncharted future is an act of great courage and self compassion, and it changes your relationship to life in a fundamental way.

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When we talk of Belonging, we are likely to think first of personal psychological issues. Do we feel part of a family, a group, a community? 1,045 more words


The uncharted path of Soul

One of my teachers and guides, Bill Plotkin, once told a group of us,

“What our souls have in mind for us are never delivered in cultural terms.  30 more words