The Great Transition
We are not at the end, we are in a shift from a system that devoured our Earth to one that can work with Gaia.
Editor’s note: As we first published this story (May 3, 2022), author John McLeod and his family in rural New Mexico were evacuated from their home and farm due to the Hermit’s Peak / Calf Canyon fire that started not far from their home. “This is what Climate Change looks like,” he wrote, “making the […]
Experiencing the Wrath of Ida and the Bliss of Gaia
How a hurricane can give us space to slow our pace, quiet ourselves, and reconnect with the living Earth
If only my back didn’t ache, I could really enjoy this hurricane. Such were my thoughts as the outer bands of Hurricane Ida bore down on my home in New Orleans. I was sitting in our kitchen, watching the trees in the backyard bending to the tropical-storm force winds. The kitchen area was crowded with […]