Joanna Macy

“It is time for spiritual people to get active and the activist people to get spiritual. I think we need both now.  In order
The author knows there are even more gates into grief, one being trauma, whether suffered in war or sexual abuse, for example
The unspoken poverty in our culture is a poverty of spirit, a real hunger for what the West has forgotten: that not just individual life but all of creation is sacred.
Of what possible use is it to imagine the end of civilization or even of the species? Is this kind of imagination simply a pessimistic indulgence or can it contribute to "green" and other positive results?
A gentle and welcome rain falls around us here at our Island home, rippling through our ponds, splashing on leaves, nourishing
One doesn't have to feel sanguine about the possibility of building a better life under conditions of collapse in order to ask how could we work together to develop something better than we have?