Oliver Jeffers – On Creativity

“I’m really lucky I get to do what I love. I feel a sense of responsibility to enjoy that as much as I can.” Me too Oliver!!! Me too!!! But! And! It hasn’t always felt that way. It has been a journey to find that capacity within myself. The...

Wisdom Mentors – Bill Plotkin – Wild Mind

Our upcoming wisdom circle on four ways of knowing is my integration of many teachings from many mentors. Bill Plotkin of the Animas Valley Institute profoundly changed the trajectory of my life in his work as a guide to my inner wilderness. Listen to him speak about...

Soul Poetry

The soul speaks in images… I am not sure where I first heard that phrase – but it captured my imagination. During times of wordlessness – when I have not been able to name or describe my experiences, imagery has been the medium that allowed me access...

Dreamtending

All my life I have remembered my dreams – and during times of turmoil, nightmares have visited me regularly. And like many of us, I have had recurring dreams that lingered for decades only to shift and eventually vanish as I worked to bring more of my...

How to be an Adult

How to be an Adult is a tiny volume that looks like you should be able to just sit down and read through it and get the general understanding of what it means to be a grown up person. Instead this is a slow, thoughtful, deep reflective exploration of how to work on...