Are you ready to envision a healing outcome for the Earth? (free webinar)

How able do you feel when it comes to holding a vision of a beautiful, healing resolution to our current story of ecological crisis?  Do you feel supported in keeping your focus on the good outcomes we hope for, rather than the tragic outcomes we fear?   Much of our environmental and wellness activism emphasizes the ‘bad’ outcomes we are …

In the whirl of ecological problems and solutions, how do you choose your role?

I know you care about helping to create a world where humans live lightly on the Earth and all life forms thrive together.  If you’re following local, regional, or global conversations about what we need to shift in order to make our presence on the Earth beneficial instead of damaging, maybe you sometimes feel lost in the whirl of conversation.  …

Why It’s Crucial to Honor Your Care for the Earth

Are you like many of us today who are more aware of what we’re not doing to help restore balance on our planet than what we are doing?  I hear often from people who feel more discouragement than hope, more self-condemnation than self-appreciation.  I believe we need to honor the ways we do contribute to Mutual Flourishing for Self and …

Supporting the Mutual Flourishing transition + a book & consult giveaway

What do you believe is needed now to repair the human connection to the Earth? Although I experience periods of discouragement or despair regarding the human-Earth situation, for the most part I believe that we are in a beautiful, if tumultuous, transition into a time of Mutual Flourishing.  People around the world are waking up to the Earth’s needs, humanity’s …

How can your sorrow become your song?

As we move toward summer in the northern hemisphere we’re surrounded by indicators of both our planetary crisis and the healing that’s occurring.  On the crisis side, we’re experiencing air pollution in the northeastern U.S., hearing about California’s drought, and noticing news reports of ongoing struggle between those who support climate action and those who support fossil fuel extraction.  On …

We’re Going Beyond Earth Day

  Does Earth Day inspire you or leaving you feeling it’s inadequate?  I used to see Earth Day as important.  I still care about it and support anyone who does something good for the Earth around Earth Day.  But increasingly it seems sad and even pathetic to me that we make such a big deal of honoring the Earth one …

The Nature Process for You

  What does it mean to ‘connect to nature’?  Indigenous peoples and wise folk in all cultures have always known this, but those of us western civilization are re-learning.  One of the people who’s currently providing leadership in this re-connection is my colleague, Tabitha Jayne.  She and I have supported each other’s work for nearly a year.  One of Tabi’s …

Your plant connections (and a course giveaway)

  What does it mean to interact with a plant?  I sat with crocuses yesterday, atop the roots of a beech tree, and opened into this question.  As I study with Dr. Jim Conroy and Basia Alexander through their Tree Whispering/Cooperative BioBalance program, and also begin my training with Joanne Ameya Cohen in her flower essence practitioner program, I’m moving deeper …

Healing Ecology & Full Circle Wellness

  Welcome to Spring here in the Northern Hemisphere and Fall for those of you in the Southern.  May this new season bring you into deeper closeness to the natural world that is our life partner and life support system.   This week I’m sharing two resources with you.  Phoenix Arrien has recently created a Healing Ecology event and a …