Can you imagine!

A morning visit to the Art Gallery of Ontario recently and the powerful beauty of the evening sky invoked something ancient and deep within which I would like to share. I attended a ceremony honouring the indigenous children who never returned home from the residential school system they attended; the dead, the surviving and the…

The truth in nature

We don’t have to have an answer Now For why things seem to happen as they do Why her? Why him? Why not that? Why not them? “Ours not to reason why, ours but to do or die”* When we listen to the teachings of the seven grandfathers Wisdom Love Truth Bravery Humility Honesty Respect,…

Shine

Someone is born Someone grows taller reaching for the sun Someone bears fruit Someone dies young Someone grows to a wicked old age and shrivels up in folds of skin Living together upon the face of a raging blue ball hurtling through space Vast Weightless Limitless Beauty that we are! Torn apart by a non-existent…

SIMON SAYS…

Staying at downtown Toronto hotel due to an environmental issue in my home, I gaze out over beautiful Lake Ontario. West Lakeshore skyline glowing gold with the dawn of realization. RA, the Sun God fertilizing Earth with seeds of light. Below me, the occasional car, cyclist or jogger smoothes by. A few seagulls to follow…

Mirrors

Today on our morning walk, dog took me through the park. A certain campsite as been in the city park for several months now, growing in girth. Whilst taking it all in through my visage, I pondered how can I put this chaotic scene into perspective; how can I apply it to myself and my…

Right here, right now

This is where I start. Morning walk with dog we headed across the downtown city street to the park and the little piece of the wild I enjoy keeping clean from litter and sharing with. Litter was everywhere in the little ravine and in the small parkette across the side street as well. The homeless…

“WHERE DO I START”

"Where do I start with all of this?" I say to the dog sniffing at my feet. "Where do I start helping the Earth come clean? Where do my responsibilities begin and where do they end in serving the Earth and all of her inhabitants?" Everything begins with me I have written and written and…

“HELP FROM ABOVE”

Indeed, this little All Nations Series DVD entitled "The Life of Jesus Christ" and "Help from Above" booklet published by World Missionary Press, could only have landed in my hands from "above". To this film, claiming to be the most widely distributed film in history, translated into over 1400 languages and seen by over 3…

What is the Truth?

my medicine is love web

"Out beyond ideas of wrongdoingand rightdoing there is a field.I’ll meet you there.When the soul lies down in that grassthe world is too full to talk about." Rumi It was my birthday recently. I live a relatively simple life. I love to travel and have adventures in the natural world. I love art and I…