In the Very Essence of Being

In the Very Essence of Being

“I went to Seattle, Washington last week for a conference with work, and I stayed for a few days to do some hiking in the lower region of the North Cascades.  It was one of the more incredible experiences I have ever had – we took a boat from Chelan up...
The Curious Intimacy of Feet

The Curious Intimacy of Feet

It is curious how intimate feet are. We don’t touch another person’s feet unless we are intimate — spouse, lover, or masseur for example — and have been given special permission to do so. Apart from our genitals, feet are the part of our bodies least likely to be...

Standing on Holy Ground at Church of the Woods

As part of the upcoming Pilgrimage for Earth: Sacred Places, Sacred Stories, we’re collecting photographs of feet standing on holy ground. The folks at Church of the Woods this Sunday were kind enough to let me take pictures of their feet! You can find more...
Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day!

A few thoughts for you on this Earth Day: Earth Day: 5 Foods to Save the Planet from National Geographic (and if you’re interested in their suggestion of foraged foods, consider joining our May workshop on “Nourishment, Divine & Wild”) Terms of...
Saving Special Places

Saving Special Places

As readers of this blog know, one of the central premises of Kairos Earth is that the Earth is a bearer of the “sacred.” We hold that Nature, like all human beings, is inherently worthy of our love and care, and therefore of conserving. And we believe that recognizing...