January 2020

The Importance of Tending to Your Mind in the Climate Emergency

If you’re alive on this planet at this moment in history, you’ve got sh*t to do. Whether you’re just awakening to this fact or you’ve known it all along, you know it’s time to get down to business. You simply can’t afford to be held back by negative thoughts or emotion, paralyzed in climate fear or spinning in climate anxiety (or regular anxiety, for that matter!). That’s why — for… Read More »The Importance of Tending to Your Mind in the Climate Emergency

Moving Toward the Pain: A Meditation on Compassion for Australian Bushfire Victims

It is true, the suffering our species has wrought is unimaginable. But we must not look away. We must actually take it as an invitation to go more deeply into the pain, to take this pain on as our own. For it is from this place of pain, of compassion, of interconnection, that we must act. I had only read reference to it in others’ posts: a charred kangaroo joey… Read More »Moving Toward the Pain: A Meditation on Compassion for Australian Bushfire Victims