Monthly Archives: May 2012

Caught in Our Own Words

  System diagram of the vicious cycle of the Industrial Economy (red, top) and the virtuous cycle of the Natural Economy (green, bottom) Jeff Clearwater and Ferananda Ibarra* led a presentation on (Charles Eisenstein et al’s) Sacred Economics and Sharing … Continue reading

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Links of the Month: May 6, 2012

Map showing the variance in temperature rise — from nil to 16C (30F), with an average of 4C/7F,  that could be expected as early as 2060 if we continue to emit more carbon each year as we are doing now. … Continue reading

Posted in Preparing for Civilization's End | 3 Comments

Re-Learning How to Play

kittens playing: photo by artistlanas In my last article I advocated re-learning to play, the way wild creatures do, both as a means of increasing the joy and resilience in our lives, and as a means of creating a context, … Continue reading

Posted in Our Culture / Ourselves, Preparing for Civilization's End | 5 Comments