photography by Susa Silvermarie

What Surprises

I’m getting ready to go to Ecuador for a month of exploring and writing and finding sacred medicine in the...

We Want to Live

We Want to Live

All across the earth, children’s voices rise: We want to live. All across the earth a great gathering of children...

What the Woods Said

What the Woods Said

You can’t withdraw, one said. Another, as I passed and ran my hand along her bark, went on to add,...

Sensing

At the Buddhist retreat, wind’s thin fingers skip across my cheeks. In noble silence, I perceive Lake Chapala breeze. Her...