Kinship

Kinship

Let my words be bright with animals, images the flash of a gull's wing. If we pretend that we are at the centre, that moles and kingfishers, eels and coyotes…Read more
Wayfarer

Wayfarer

Wayfarer Your whole mind and body have been tied To the foot of the Divine Elephant With a thousand golden chains. Now, begin to rain intelligence and compassion Upon all…Read more
Rest in reason and move in passion

Rest in reason and move in passion

And the priestess spoke again and said: 'Speak to us of Reason and Passion.' And he answered saying: Your soul is oftentimes a battlefield, upon which your reason and your…Read more
Every Foot a Shrine

Every Foot a Shrine

Every creature has a religion. Every foot is a shrine where a secret candle burns. Every cell in us worships God. Every arrow in the bow of desire has rushed…Read more
Five Mindfulness Trainings

Five Mindfulness Trainings

The First Training: Aware of the suffering caused by the destruction of life, I vow to cultivate compassion and learn ways to protect the lives of people, animals, plants and…Read more