I was out in the paddock one day at my home place Booroola, in Central Western NSW. I was wondering, ‘what is it about this place’. I’m standing beneath a big old eucalyptus looking towards the creek in the afternoon light. The bark on the trees lining the creek glows pink in the distance and […]
A short introduction to the idea of working with the spirit of organisations.
Fires, floods, hail, dust and drought, the Earth is getting our attention. We are concerned about the effects of fossil fuels, plastic pollution, industrial agriculture, air travel and consumption; we blame; we look for solutions but there are too many fronts that need attention, too many people to change. The challenges we face now will […]
This year, with drought, heat and a fire season that seems to have increased in intensity and length, it feels like something has shifted. At a deep level there is recognition, awareness and a sense of expectancy. Perhaps we are to face the results of our collective action. Perhaps we are seeing a taste of […]
Collectively we have an understanding of concepts such as the ‘I Am’, the soul, or the Self. Meditation, prayer, mantras, rituals and ceremony are inner soulful experiences individuals use to commune with spirit or to refine or uplift their consciousness. Ironically, the world is run by collections of people acting within a framework aimed at […]
The Little One For centuries; betrayed, destroyed, annihilated. Lifetimes; abandoned, abused, silenced. Eons; burned, humiliated, rejected. Ignored, raped, sucked dry; By the group. This group, that group, church, state, town, cooperative, club and committee, organization, corporation. It’s the gatherings that do the damage. The lynch mobs. The mad crowds. The witch hunts. The bureaucracies Group […]
If you want to experience the being within a tree. Take a large tree that feels special to you in some way. Stand within the space of the tree and take a few moments to watch you breath going in and out. Feel your feet on the ground. Feel into the canopy. You can do […]
The fires had been raging across New South Wales and Victoria for months. This was just after Christmas in 2019, when the smoke haze had reduced visibility, covered everything in a fine ash. On an evening was the sun was a ball of red through the smoke haze and life had a strange, end […]