Street Art that Changes the way we see the World
By: Jacob Devaney - 31 January 2016 - 0 Comments

From cave drawings to urban graffiti, images and words shape the way we perceive the world. It is adequately established that our environment effects us in fundamental ways, and that visual art literally changes [...]

Why Imagination Matters
By: Jacob Devaney - 13 January 2016 - 0 Comments

Allowing time each day for your awareness to drift into dreams and imagination is essential. Many of the realities we take for granted, like flying in airplanes, messaging friends on the internet, or talking [...]

Integral Dreaming, Collective Awakening
By: Jacob Devaney - 03 January 2016 - 1 Comment

A turtle born on the beach knows to walk to the sea, birds know their migration routes, and whales have new songs to sing each year. These and other phenomena point to the idea [...]

This Sublime Dance, a Journey Between the Covers
By: Jacob Devaney - 11 December 2015 - 1 Comment

Good coffee table books are like presents that you unwrap layer by layer each time you open them. In our age of social media, we often forget the joy of flipping through glossy pages [...]

Peer to Peer Diplomacy, Open-Sourcing Peace
By: Jacob Devaney - 22 November 2015 - 0 Comments

Across the globe it is becoming clear that nations are failing at creating peaceful solutions to international challenges. More bombing does not create more peace and understanding, but communication does. We are at a cross-roads [...]

Faith Spotted Eagle, Native Elder Reflects on Keystone XL
By: Jacob Devaney - 13 November 2015 - 0 Comments

There has been much celebration in the wake of Obamas decision to reject the Keystone XL Pipeline, but there are a few things that should not be overlooked going forward. The roots to this [...]

Wisdom of an Andean Mystic
By: Jacob Devaney - 06 November 2015 - 0 Comments

Few people realize that the Hopi Tribe of Northern Arizona have clans that are descendants of tribes from the northernmost to southernmost tips of the Americas (and quite possibly beyond that). The Q’ero are [...]

Ending the Conquest of Nature
By: Jacob Devaney - 26 October 2015 - 0 Comments

I think every child knows what it’s like to build a dam of pebbles in a creek, or try to build a wall around a sand castle to protect it from incoming waves. It’s [...]

City of the Dead, Ceremonial Healing
By: Jacob Devaney - 24 October 2015 - 2 Comments

Ancient Tribal Traditions Survive in Modern Festivities For eons we humans have called on our ancestors in times of trouble, and that need still exists today. Making peace with the past is essential for [...]

The World Needs Aloha
By: Jacob Devaney - 23 October 2015 - 0 Comments

Beautiful beaches, rainbows, tropical fruits and epic hiking make Hawaii one of the worlds most popular tourist destinations. Simultaneously this small island chain represents a microcosm of global issues and a cultural tradition rich with solutions that [...]