Archive for January, 2008

Four relationships

Thursday, January 31st, 2008

Another full day. Yesterday we used our bodies: a hike on Dartmoor with stops to practise focusing our attention on the earth, biosphere and atmosphere, scale and beauty as a prelude to experiencing Deep Ecology; my team worked in the garden — mixing compost and sawing wood and, in the evening, we danced movement medicine.

Movement away and toward

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

I heard this morning (thanks Vini) that VSO is evacuating all their volunteers from Kenya and suspending its programme until the end of February due to continuing outbreaks of violence and increasing ethnic tension. I’m sending my best wishes to all the volunteers, and especially to Alan and Sara, and to Brady (I don’t know […]

Desire is the engine of becoming

Monday, January 28th, 2008

First day partly done: we have another session in half an hour, hopefully I can knock out a quick entry before then.

Beginnings

Monday, January 28th, 2008

Service; that’s what it’s all about at the end of the day. And being happy to serve. Arrived at Schumacher College last night after four amazing days: the last of the NLP training.

All change please

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Someone who still reads this once commented that I don’t put much personal news up here. So here goes with a whole bunch of news:

On design

Friday, January 11th, 2008

I watched out of the corner of my eye. The diagram was not in itself beautiful, but the procecss by which she put it onto paper was.