I spent quite a lot of time on the beaches of Long Island when I was a child and teenager. I loved to stand at the tide line and feel the ocean pull away the sand under my feet each time a wave returned to the see. It was a game to see how long … Continue reading Ming Yi ~ Brilliance Injured
I want to follow up on yesterday's I Ching reading*. I had asked for guidance on our responsibility for the land. I received the 27th hexagram: Yi / Nourishing - Thunder below and Mountain. You can see it had four moving lines (indicated by the O and X) which produces a new hexagram for further guidance. … Continue reading Water Below & Above
Everyone has their issue - for some it's abortion rights, for others it might be domestic violence. Some people focus their attention on caring for children, or the elderly and others on health care or climate change. My issue is the land ethic as initially developed by Aldo Leopold. All ethics so far evolved rest … Continue reading Thunder Below | Mountain Above
I had taken the leap and moved across the country from western New York to western New Mexico. I had lined up a position as a companion to a woman in her 90s. Her family wanted her to have some company during the day and someone nearby in case she needed help at night, and … Continue reading Stay or Go?