Love the whole tree

Love the whole tree

Love not the shapely branch, Nor place its image alone in your heart. It dies away. Love the whole tree; Then you will love the shapely branch, The tender and…Read more
Remembrance prayer

Remembrance prayer

O God, whose heart is broken by the violence in the human race, forgive us that we have lacked the imagination and collective will to create a warless world. Forgive…Read more
Artist’s prayer

Artist’s prayer

Spirit, grant me: The vision and wisdom of the elder she-eagle The fierce focus of the lioness The fluid leadership of wild geese Small creatures' ways of stillness Beaver's strong…Read more
Hold on

Hold on

Hold on to what is good Even if it is a handful of earth Hold on to what you believe Even if it is a tree that stands by itself…Read more
Powerlessness

Powerlessness

All powerlessness stems from failure to understand this point: the key to empowerment, personal and collective, is the understanding that, although darkness stalks light, the light will always reassert itself.…Read more