Remember Truth

The same truth understood by two Amazing witnesses of truth. Letter To a Young Activist Do not depend on the hope of results. When you are doing the sort of work you have taken on, essentially an apostolic work, you may have to face the fact that your work will be apparently worthless and evenContinue reading “Remember Truth”

A Native Hill

“We have lived by the assumption that what was good for us would be good for the world. And this has been based on the even flimsier assumption that we could know with any certainty what was good even for us. We have fulfilled the danger of this by making our personal pride and greedContinue reading “A Native Hill”

You have to change

“In other words, if you are fearful of the destruction of the environment, then learn to quit being an environmental parasite. We all are, in one way or another, and the remedies are not always obvious, though they certainly will always be difficult. They require a new kind of life – harder, more laborious, poorerContinue reading “You have to change”

The gift of being lost

“Not till we are lost, in other words not till we have lost the world, do we begin to find ourselves, and realize where we are and the infinite extent of our relations.” Henry David Thoreau “And this is the simple truth–that to live is to feel oneself lost. He who accepts it has alreadyContinue reading “The gift of being lost”

The Coronavirus & Diet-related disease and sickness

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Health is Connection

Six years ago, I was coming out of a very hard season that forced me to be honest about how I was treating my body and why I was practicing a different belief system physically than I was spiritually. As I have pursued health and wholeness, I have naturally been reconnected internally and externally toContinue reading “Health is Connection”


Wendell Berry: …a community does not come together by covenant, by a conscientious granting of trust. It exists by proximity, by neighborhood; it knows face to face, and it trusts as it knows. It learns, in the course of time and experience, what and who can be trusted. It knows that some of its membersContinue reading “Trust”

Come and See

Intro to my book ‘Let Food Be Thy Gift.’ I will be posting a series of excerpts here on my blog. “The power of imagination is to see things whole, to see things clearly, to see things with sanctity, to see things with love.” Wendell Berry In writing the following posts, my hope was simplyContinue reading “Come and See”

Old White Men (Caucasians- if using proper definitions) Worth Your Time

From my own personal experience, these are some of the beautiful voices of truth, love and wisdom that have helped me to remember who I am and how I am naturally designed to be a healthy, whole and holy human being, encouraged me with the encouragement they were encouraged by, inspired and nourished me withContinue reading “Old White Men (Caucasians- if using proper definitions) Worth Your Time”

The Way of Ignorance

“But it ought to be obvious to every sane person in both parties, in both the blue states and the red ones, that opposition to evolution, abortion, and homosexual marriage does not constitute an adequate religion. It does not constitute even an adequate set of “values.” The great moral issue of our time, too muchContinue reading “The Way of Ignorance”