Herring Alarm

Herring Alarm

Photo: elcarito / unsplash   Two days ago I looked up from eating and out of the window. There was a strange cloud above the water. I grabbed my binoculars and held my breath: Hundreds and hundreds of seagulls and among them about forty to fifty eagles. They all...
The Intrepid Deer

The Intrepid Deer

A while ago I was out with the boat with my friend Dave on Discovery Passage. Our intention had been to go fishing but I swear, there was not a single fish in the whole wide ocean that day. As the weather was beautiful, we still enjoyed our day, listened to the loud...
The Message Of The Whale

The Message Of The Whale

Heeding The Call   A few hours ago, I crawled out of a sweat lodge, sweating and steaming and gasping for air. I was elated because the understanding of what whale had been teaching me was revealed during the ceremony. But let me slow down and tell you what had...
The Six in the Healing Arts

The Six in the Healing Arts

Once again I was preparing a homeopathic remedy with students, one of my favorite topics to teach. They sat quietly for hours, grinding a tiny piece of a herb with mortar and pestle, diluting it with milk sugar, in the end dissolving it in an alcoholic solution and...