The mystic Rumi reminds us that ~We were given Nature ~ the trees the rivers, the stones, the earth beneath our soles. We were not given building & concrete & continual noise. Most of our homes do NOT support us to thrive nor support our TRUE nature. These strange unnatural environments weRead More →

Nature is under attack on many levels. To destroy a culture one needs to destroy its language. The language of our natural environment is being culled. Shame on the  Oxford Junior Dictionary . In a new edition of the junior dictionary. A sharp-eyed reader noticed that there had been a cullingRead More →

China has a rich history steeped in shamanic practices. Buddhism assimilated many of these as it has in other historically shamanic cultures such as Japan with Shinto & Tibet with Bon & Nepal etc. Many of the worlds religions are embedded with hidden shamanic knowledge. Much of what attracts peopleRead More →

I sometimes feel like I’m some sort of questing Indiana Jones, but my gold is not physical treasure, it’s exploring and trying to comprehend the sacred vibration, resonance and deep symbolism. of the places and the spirit of place.   I have travelled to many parts of the world, notRead More →