Shameless Times

Originally published in New Earth Almanac I remember the day in 2010, it was spring in L.A., and I could see the overgrown wheat colored brush with purple flowers peeking through my large picture window, reminding me it needed to be cleared once again in order to...

Red-Tailed Hawk

LISTEN TO AUDIO VERSION ON NEW EARTH ALMANAC “I was dropped off at the side of the road, in the dark, in the cold. I wandered for ages, not sure if I would ever make it home. After a lifetime, I saw a halo above the mountain top. I hiked a little every day and vowed…....

Words

LISTEN TO AUDIO VERSION ON NEW EARTH ALMANAC I have always loved words, ever since hearing “So Far Away” by Carole King for the very first time. In the beginning, it all started with words: “Let there be light…” Words are woven into every medium I use to create:...

Survival: From Mysterious Illness to Spiritual Awakening

LISTEN TO AUDIO VERSION ON NEW EARTH ALMANAC An indescribably dark and viscous fog entered the space between my skull and my brain, as if someone was blowing a sick, heavy air into my ear. I begged for it to stop, but each day the fog got thicker and more confusing. I...

Boots On The Ground…Hands To The Sky

“Emergencies have always been the pretext on which the safeguards of individual liberty have been eroded.” — Friedrich August von Hayek “A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.” — Bob Dylan DEFINITIONS: Quarantine:...

Did We Co-Create Our Current Reality?

“The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in your reality for a role. You trade in your sense for an act. You give up your ability to feel, and in exchange, put on a mask. There can’t be any large-scale revolution until...