Monthly Archives: February 2017

All Forests Are One

‘All forests are one… They are echoes of the first forest that gave birth to mystery when the world began.’ ~ Charles de Lint

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Trees and We

‘But down deep at the molecular heart of life, the trees and we are essentially identical’ ~ Carl Sagan

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Social Animal

“Everybody’s strange!” Blanderbus said. “Everybody is strange everywhere; most of the trick of being a social animal is pretending you’re not. But who do you fool? Nobody worth talking to.” _ Catherynne M. Valente, from The Boy Who Lost Fairyland

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Nonviolent Realization

“I know now that energetic realization both requires and creates the realization of nonviolence.” _ Matthew Sanford

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Transcendent Hearts

“I was mistaken. I have never been heart broken. It is not possible. What I thought was broken was actually my heart revealing its depth. It has affinity not just with having and holding but also with silence and loss. … Continue reading

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Another Place Entirely

“Fairyland is not unlike your cradle…we are going to climb over the railing while no one is looking and when we have slipped over the bars and sneaked out of the nursery door, we shall be in another place entirely; … Continue reading

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A Chance to Choose

“Don’t worry my little lump of rock, everybody has a chance to choose; or else where would irony come from?” _ the Red Wind, from The Boy Who Lost Fairyland, by Catherynne M. Valente

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Advice From a Tree

copyright © December 20, 2016 by P. R. Lowe Imagine water as the elixir of life, see water as a tree does see; drink and appreciate. Imagine water as Nwyfre, or life force…that invisible force that drives and sustains all … Continue reading

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Finding Solace

copyright © Feb 6,2017 by P. R. Lowe Find solace in bird song, true joy in a bear cub’s eyes, feel a wind upon your face that does not lie and know trees that speak unfaltering love

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Transformative Potential

I stand in awe of the transformative potential embodied by our consciousness… …This fact does not weaken the drama of life. It begins it. _Mathew Sanford

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