Drumbeat: Listening for the Earth’s Song

“The goal of life is to make your heartbeat match the beat of the universe, to match your nature with Nature” Joseph Campbell. The posts in this blog are our drumbeat … the collective heartbeat of love we each hold for the earth for this work through which we seek to honor her. We welcome you and invite you to sit awhile and listen to its song. If you like, add your voice, your own lyric wisdom …  

Every Breath is a Sacrament

From our AIR Ceremony this morning, this quote from David Suzuki: “Air exits your nose to go right up your neighbor’s nose, In everyday life we absorb atoms from the air that were once part of birds and trees and snakes and worms, because all aerobic forms of life share the same air… air is a matrix that joins all life together.” “The longer each of lives, the greater the likelihood that we will absorb atoms that were once part …

Catch the Wind

This short video is an invitation to join us for the AIR Ceremony on November 22nd, 2014 at 10am PST.

Earth’s Heartbeat

Looking for an image or a sound that expresses Earth’s heartbeat, we came across this animated gif showing the movement of the seasons across the earth’s body. It was created by John Nelson from 15 frames of NASA satellite photography; not so much a beating heart as a breathing lung, I found it a mesmerizing example of Life’s rhythmic pattern.