In this article, I offer an interpretation of the Adam & Eve story that I believe more accurately reflects the truth behind this allegorical tale and allows us to extract a greater, much more relevant meaning. And yes, I did call it an allegorical tale. Which is to say, I do not believe that it’s …
Category Archive: Nature
[Adam and Eve] had what they wanted. That they did not like it when they got it does not alter the fact that they certainly got it.
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Happy Blog Action Day 2009. This year, the topic of Blog Action Day is Climate Change. Climate Change and Inspiration Our creative power is an awesome gift. There is no other animal on this planet that has the creative power to manipulate their environment the way that we can. Along with that creative power, we …
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Photos can have a strong inspirational affect on us. They can freeze a moment of time when we experienced inspiration. They can take us to inspiring places we may not have been. They capture a mood that can be re-experienced every time we look at the picture. All the pictures I feature on this site …
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The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
I was recently pondering the wonder of ladybugs. Each one of them has a slightly different shade of orange or red. As I observed one crawling along the window pane in my bedroom, I thought, “There may not be another living thing on the planet that looks exactly like this one.” Then I squished it …
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We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect.
Happy Blog Action Day! Along with over 15,000 other bloggers, I am writing today about the environment. Rather than looking at the environmental issue as a social and political one, I am discussing it as a personal and spiritual one because I believe that is what is truly is. We Are the Earth Our physical …
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To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
I’ve never been much for small talk, but I’m going to talk about the weather once again. In yesterday’s post, 7 Ways to Avoid Winter Blues (yes, I know it’s September, but if you read yesterday’s post, you’ll understand), one of the 7 ways is to appreciate the seasonal changes. This post is an expression …
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Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.
When we think of the topic of inspiration, we often think of beautiful scenery, waterfalls, mountains, streams, etc. It is our natural environment and it is aligned with inspiration. The world we live in is defined by boundaries: yard boundaries, fences, walls, gardens with defined borders, paths with clear edges, international borders. Most of us …
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