Category Archives: Earth Care

We were made for these times

A meditation Listening to a meditation by Tara Brach I was reminded that we were made for these times.  She quoted writing by Clarissa Pinkola Estes.  This writing spoke to me on a deep level. It reminded me to keep going even when times are tough and that I am not alone. I offer it

Continue Reading →
Aluna

Why is it important to watch the film Aluna?

Powerful message I showed the film Aluna in my community because I believe it carries a powerful message for all of us. We have become so detached and disconnected from the earth we are now complicit in its destruction. We take part in activities which contribute to the potential demise of our own species, as well

Continue Reading →
Ecological grief

Do you apologise for the tears you shed or the rage you feel? Don’t!

How deeply do you feel about the atrocities happening in the world? Do they fill you with sadness? Do you weep? I hope so. For to feel sorrow, fear, anger, helpless, overwhelmed or anything else in response to the state of our world is telling you something very important: you are still connected and you still

Continue Reading →

Changing The World One Oatcake At A Time.

I started to write about making my own oatcakes and out came all this! Several times over the last few months I have heard things which alarmed me, information which suggests the global collapse is upon us, disaster imminent. I freaked out. With no reference points for how to handle global meltdown and ensuing catastrophe I could

Continue Reading →
Change Is Always Possible

What a Wonderful World.

I have the very good fortune to have a lovely conservatory and this is where I sat to practice meditation this morning. The sound of the birds tweeting helped call me back to my breath. Our minds love to wander and it is useful to have something to help us return to the here and

Continue Reading →