Communion with the Luminous Web

Communion with the Luminous Web

May 2017  Having recently participated in a weeklong gathering to explore the Enneagram in Motion, I have been pondering the nature of soul, transformation, and the interdependence necessarily at the heart of the evolution of human consciousness.  Russ Hudson...
Nurturing Wonder

Nurturing Wonder

April 2017 In a little corner of my garden, I noticed bright green slender crocus leaves pushing their way up through the crusted brown earth. They steadfastly emerged still capped with dry clods of dirt and endured the unsettling vagaries of freezing nights and late...
Horses, and Warblers, and Trees – Oh, My!

Horses, and Warblers, and Trees – Oh, My!

Wonder what those three have in common?  So did the intrepid group that found its way down the long gravel road past Shannondale to the Rolling Ridge Foundation lands last Sunday afternoon, March 19th.   We spent about an hour discussing the Forest Stewardship Plan...
Reviving the Lost Art of Listening

Reviving the Lost Art of Listening

March 2017 In this period of cacophonous town hall meetings and bombardment of the senses with advertising, social media, and rhetoric, we as a society seem to have lost the art and discipline of listening.  Even if we hear voices amid the noise, it is difficult to...
An Alliance of Love, Power & Justice

An Alliance of Love, Power & Justice

February 2017 In this troubled and troubling world we are continually forced to choose sides or else risk indifference or complicity by virtue of inaction.  But taking sides also perpetuates a society of winners and losers, of “us vs. them.”  How can one seek peace...