Falling in love with the earth

As I move on in this new phase, and feel more and more aware of the natural world More and more I’m thinking that the way we can move forward out of lock-down and COVID-19 is by falling in love with the earth.

I was interviewed about how nature can improve our mental health … Read more


Mother earth needs us

My sniffing continues and my tracking is turning from a meander into a trot.  I can’t tell you how much difference all the midwives (listed at the end of this blog) have made and Joanna Macy is an amazing 92 year old whose beauty and grace, ferocity and endeavour is inspirational.

I am … Read more


Rebirth

rebirth

I have been sniffing and feeling and pondering and feeling like the earth is moving under my feet and I have been trying to capture sensations in words.

Here’s where I started…feeling like these were the things that mattered to me.

I even did a podcast about it:

Then I tried to think about these … Read more


Sniffing your way

I know I haven’t been writing loads…there’s been a weird collapse of time.  Instead I have been reading and listening to podcasts and sort of listening to the natural world and how my body feels.  I can feel that change is happening but it has felt from the ground up, rather than head, like earth … Read more


Let nature guide us

At the end of my last blog which was the findings of the survey, I raised a question: What practical changes are you making to birth this new world?’

I was on my dawn walk this morning, listening to the  birds and letting myself be washed in the sunlit green of the trees when … Read more


Surviving lock-down by treating it as a retreat

When I first moved to Wales, I left behind a lovely therapist in Kent.  Before I left her, she recommended a place in London called CCPE where I could learn more.  Once in Wales, I came to London to do a weekend at CCPE and catch up with southern friends.  The weekend was called ‘Alchemy, Read more


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