ANDREW BEGAY: Along the Navajo path

Being a writer and an activist means much more than telling a story to me. It means to be a witness who can embrace the stories that I met. As a child I loved watching the portraits in Florence city centre. I always imagined people's faces as maps of the human history. My dream is … Continue reading ANDREW BEGAY: Along the Navajo path

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ELEANOR BROWN: Singing for collective rising

  A call to stand is a fine selection of three years Earth's pilgrimage songwriting as an enlightening and awakening experience of the sublime, celebrating the seasons with hands in the ancient wisdom of Nature, as a chance of transformation. "I spent moments camping in amongst some of the oldest trees in the world...those redwood … Continue reading ELEANOR BROWN: Singing for collective rising

VANDANA SHIVA: Listening to the seeds for a future of peace

PHOTO: Dr. Vandana Shiva Article featured in Creative Sacred Living Magazine August 2014 (p. 54-57) - Have you ever thought what seeds would say in 2014 if they could talk to human beings? “You did everything possible to bury me but you forgot that I am a seed”, said the greek poet Dinos Christianopoulos. When we were … Continue reading VANDANA SHIVA: Listening to the seeds for a future of peace

JOACHIM OSTERTAG: Cycling to “Change the Cycle” of violence against women

Image © Joachim Ostertag - How can men "change the cycle" of violence against women? Joachim Ostertag, supervisor of the men's program at Bruce-Grey Child and Family Services in Owen Sound, after 23 years working with abusive men said: I don't have the answer. Everybody knows about violence against women, but people don't know what … Continue reading JOACHIM OSTERTAG: Cycling to “Change the Cycle” of violence against women

JAN VORMANN: Lego bricks give new life to broken walls

"A brick wants to be something. It aspires. Even a common, ordinary brick wants to be something more than it is. It wants to be something better."   - Louis Kahn (Architect)   Image © Jan Vormann Jan Vormann is a german contemporary artist who is bringing around the world a project  called Dispatchwork .  Dispatchwork is a message of change … Continue reading JAN VORMANN: Lego bricks give new life to broken walls

SISTER LUCY KURIEN: bringing a new vision for destitute women and children

Sister Lucy Kurien, India English Article written for Non profit organization Demetra Onlus "Never mind where you come from, what your faith or religion is, come and share your pain, hold my hand and pull yourself up. Come on in, there's always room for one more." Maher, ("Mother's home") is the name chosen by Sister … Continue reading SISTER LUCY KURIEN: bringing a new vision for destitute women and children