Dwellings: A Spiritual History of the Living World

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Award-winning Chickasaw poet and novelist Linda Hogan explores her lifelong love of the living world and all its inhabitants. “We want to live as if there is no other place,” Hogan tells us, “as if we will always be here. We want to live with devotion to the world of waters and the universe of […]

Newsletter : What is Stand With Standing Rock?

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Click here for the newsletter dedicated to Stand With Standing Rock movement …. this movement has to do with saving Native American sacred lands and keeping water clean for 17 million people throughout America … also, learn its history, current state-of-affairs, how to stay informed about it … AND most importantly how to help ensure its success …

Click here for the ongoing news about Stand With Standing Rock.

Standing Rock: Spiritually Grounded Social Engagement

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

“Mni Wiconi … Water is Life” ~ Standing Rock’s Call to Solidarity

Since April 2016, people from all over America, and other parts of the world, have gathered at Standing Rock – in solidarity – to stop the Dakota Access pipeline thereby protecting the water and their sacred land …

Chris visited Oceti Sakowin Camp at Standing Rock over the Thanksgiving weekend and shares his thoughts from that short trip.

Stillness Speaks Stands With Standing Rock: we will dedicate our next newsletter to supporting this most important matter by providing it’s history, the impact of the Dakota Pipeline, current happenings at the Standing Rock community, how to keep up with the ongoing developments, how to participate, especially ALL the various ways to help and contribute (e.g., to Oceti Sakowin campto Stand with Standing Rock and to petition President Obama) … so please stay tuned!

UPDATE: Nov 30, 2016: Here’s the newsletter.

{Gratitude} Prayer For The Great Family

Monday, November 21st, 2016

Gratitude to Mother Earth, sailing through night and day–
and to her soil: rich, rare, and sweet
in our minds so be it.

Continue reading to enjoy Gary Snyder’s full poem

Prayers and Meditations of the Quero Apache – Kindle Edition

Sunday, September 4th, 2016

Teaches the traditional Quero Apache meditative practice of entering the silence–a combination of prayer, meditation, and breathwork–as a path to spiritual healing and enlightenment • Contains 24 prayer wheels from the Quero Apache tradition • Offers easy-to-follow instructions for how to conduct the practice • Provides rare insights into the spiritual philosophies and rituals of […]