I Do Not Know What to Make of Memorial Day

While it might seem off-topic when considering my typical work, this piece reflects some of the struggles I have in living in the world of Modern Mind. You can hear a shorter version of this […]

Julia Ward Howe: "Appeal to Womanhood Throughout the World"

This is from the Wikipedia site (accessed 5/12/14): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mother%27s_Day_Proclamation. I think the Sage would agree with her sentiments. —D • • • The “Appeal to womanhood throughout the world”[1] (later known as “Mother’s Day Proclamation”) […]

The Holy Universe wins Silver in the 2014 Nautilus Book Awards

Last week I opened up an email that said: “Congratulations—your book is a 2014 Nautilus Silver Winner!” They used words like “outstanding book” and “proud to have you.” And they had a list of other […]

"Interview"—Laura Babbitt visits "The Gardening Gals," writes "Tao's Travels"

My good friend and supporter Laura Babbitt went to interview two women about their work in turning their home into a permaculture site—and was floored by what she saw. Instead of an interview, what came […]