Category Archives: Environmentalism

Fire and Flood in Cardboard City

I am a big fan of the Manhattan Short Film Festival which is screened at over 350 venues worldwide every autumn.  The funniest entry in 2018 was from New Zealand, “Fire in Cardboard City”, a ten minute animated film directed … Continue reading

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Signs of the Times

Meditation has brought me a greater awareness of the Earth and her healing, nurturing presence. I often go for walks in a nearby Audubon sanctuary. As the word “sanctuary” implies, the natural world shelters and restores us from the harshness … Continue reading

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The Forsaken Garden

Nancy Ryley has written a challenging book, The Forsaken Garden (Quest Books, 1998), which arose from her own experience with what she calls “environmental illness” ( like allergies and cancer which are linked to environmental factors). Ryley developed so many … Continue reading

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