Author Archives: Sam

On Good and Evil

–by Kahlil Gibran  (Dec 30, 2016) Of the good in you I can speak, but not of the evil. For what is evil but good tortured by its own hunger and thirst? Verily when good is hungry it seeks food even in … Continue reading

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Para el Viajer@ / For the Traveler

-por John O’Donohue (Dec 23, 2016) [English below] Cada vez que sales de casa, otro camino te lleva en un mundo en el que nunca estuviste. Nuevos desconocid@s en otros caminos esperan. Nuevos lugares que nunca te han visto se … Continue reading

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Some Other Way of Living

–by Peter Kalmus  (Dec 16, 2016) Chicago. I remember in high school, I went for a walk. I was going to a friend’s house and I was walking past all these houses; it was the evening, sort of dark. In every house, … Continue reading

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Activismo y Espiritualidad / Activism and Spirituality

-por Starhawk (Dec 9, 2016) [English below] El letrero en la entrada principal del campamento de Oceti Sakowin en Standing Rock dice: “Este es un lugar de oración y ceremonia”. (…) Tan pronto como vi la señal, supe que hice … Continue reading

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Give me the Desert

–by Lyla June Johnston  (Dec 2, 2016) I am a child of the desert. Every drop of rain is carefully counted. Every corn seed is honored and saved. We are colored by the sun And shaped by the wind. The world is … Continue reading

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El Destino está Dentro de Nosotr@s / Destiny is Within Us

–por Hawah Kasat (Nov 25, 2016) [English below] Recuerdo caminar a la parada de autobús un día. El sudor me goteaba por la barbilla, mientras miraba hacia el metal descolorido de la señal de parada de autobús a una manzana … Continue reading

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Finding Balance

–by Ranchor Prime  (Nov 18, 2016) It is often supposed that humans can get what they want from this world provided they are prepared to work hard enough for it—that with our superior intelligence we can win wealth by exploiting the earth’s … Continue reading

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Tomando un Punto de Apoyo / Taking a Stand

–por Lynne Twist (Nov 11, 2016) [English below] Hace más de dos mil años, el matemático Arquímedes dijo, “Dadme un punto de apoyo y moveré el mundo.” Tomar un punto de apoyo es una forma de vivir y de ser … Continue reading

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The Power of Here

– By Bill Plotkin (May 20, 2016) When we’re young, a virtually universal component of what our ego doesn’t know is our ultimate place, our soul. This knowledge is hidden in the depths of the psyche and in the wilds … Continue reading

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La renovación da valor a las cosas / Renewability Makes Something Valuable

– por Martin Prechtel (May 13, 2016) [English below] En los pueblos, la gente solía construir sus casas con materiales tradicionales, no usaban hierro o madera o clavos, pero las casas eran magníficas. Muchas se cosían juntas hechas de corteza … Continue reading

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