Heal the Earth, IONS Inspirations

Do you have the conviction that united, with our hearts full of love and compassion, and with focused intention, we can make a difference to heal humanity and the Earth?

Heal Your Body, Listen to its Sacred Story

What is sacred about your body’s story? Old people often say about their arthritis, that their bones are talking to them. But not bones alone. Every part of the body can talk. It is usually about some type of pain, like a headache, toothache or ankle sprain. How can this be sacred? Sacred has toContinue reading “Heal Your Body, Listen to its Sacred Story”

Unite our individual gifts to heal

Our Planet Needs Us Now….With love, compassion, forgiveness, collectively we can heal. Is it enough so that we put our hearts and hands and hands together to find solutions for this planet we call home?

Trees for Mindful Healing

When you walk mindfully in the forest, especially among ancient trees, you can let go of thoughts, distractions, and stories that crowd your mind in daily life. Don’t those often harass until you feel hunted by your own thoughts? Instead, come to a park. Trees can be your friends, to let go of that noisyContinue reading “Trees for Mindful Healing”

Meditation Benches offered by the tree roots

I invite you to talk to trees. If this is new for you, I invite you to attend an upcoming workshop where I will be teaching people to talk to trees at Tryon Creek State Park. Notice how gracious the trees are in welcoming you. Like this: Or like this, as if their roots goContinue reading “Meditation Benches offered by the tree roots”

Talking with Slugs; Findhorn and first experiments

As a novice gardener, I first learned about organic gardening in 1972 from a friend, back issues of Organic Gardening Magazine, and a lot of experimentation. One of my favorite photos from our NE Portland home shows me grinning from ear to ear, carrying armloads of three and a half foot long and two feetContinue reading “Talking with Slugs; Findhorn and first experiments”